Round Is A Tortilla

Round Is A Tortilla

A Book of Shapes

Book - 2013
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A little girl discovers things that are round, square, and rectangular in her Hispanic American neighborhood.
Publisher: San Francisco : Chronicle Books, ©2013
ISBN: 9781452106168
Branch Call Number: PB
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Parra, John - Illustrator


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PimaLib_Kids Mar 02, 2017

I like this book because it's true.

TSCPL_NatalieM Sep 15, 2016

Thong and Parra joyfully capture Hispanic-American cultural elements and use rhymed couplets sprinkled with Spanish to invite young readers to find more shapes in the illustrations. The bold, textured paintings are inviting and visceral, featuring primary colors on every page. Parra masterfully creates depth in his paintings with pictures you want to touch. A helpful descriptive glossary not only defines but also explains many of the Spanish words featured in the text.


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