Tony is a turtle, who along with his family, have a special feature. They all have colorful shells! He and his family live, work, and play just like any other normal turtle family. Well, maybe not exactly... Enjoy them as they whistle, dance, outsmart wild animals, and even use computers! Until one day they decide that they must leave their home for a new land far away to begin a new life. There is lots of fun, adventure, and learning to be discovered. You will encounter even more adventure, excitement, and even danger on the sequel La Jornada "The Journey" as they travel though forests, rivers, and deserts to that distant and unfamiliar village called Pera Espinada / Prickly Pear where they will call home.
This book is the 2nd Edition is bi-lingual with complete translation from English to Spanish with a more literal rather than dynamic style for learning purposes. There are also pages focused on study /discussion questions so parents, teachers, and counselors can address behaviors, attitudes, and positive character traits with children or students.
Don't fall off the edge of your seat as Tony the Turtle waddles and whistles his way into your hearts with crazy adventure, laughter and learning.