Once Upon a Cuento

Once Upon a Cuento

by Lyn Miller-Lachmann

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781880684993
Publisher: Northwestern University Press
Publication date: 09/28/2003
Pages: 228
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.80(d)
Age Range: 12 - 17 Years

About the Author

Lyn Miller-Lachmann is the editor-in-chief of MultiCultural Review and the author of the award-winning reference work Our Family, Our Friends, Our World: An Annotated Guide to Significant Books for Children and Teenagers.

Table of Contents

Introductionix
Heritage, Holidays, and Contemporary Culture
"My Ciguapa"3
"A Nuyorican Christmas in El Bronx"13
"Adventures in Mexican Wrestling"27
"Searching for Peter Z"37
Family Life
"Leaving Before the Snow"47
"A Special Gift"59
"Initiation"71
"Good Trouble for Lucy"83
"The Snake"101
Friends and Other Relationships
"Sara and Panchito"121
"Armpits, Hair, and Other Marks of Beauty"139
"Learning Buddies"159
"Indian Summer Sun"171
Dealing with Differences
"Leti's Shoe Escandalo"185
"Dancing Miranda"211
"That October"223
"Grease"235

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