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Tia's Tamales (English and Spanish Edition) Hardcover – May 15, 2011

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Product Details

  • Age Range: 7 and up
  • Grade Level: 2 and up
  • Hardcover: 32 pages
  • Publisher: University of New Mexico Press; Bilingual edition (May 15, 2011)
  • Language: English, Spanish
  • ISBN-10: 0826350267
  • ISBN-13: 978-0826350268
  • Product Dimensions: 0.4 x 10.1 x 10.2 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #497,521 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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Ana Baca's bilingual tale of how two children from different generations learn to make their family recipe for tamales will delight readers of her earlier picture books that combine folklore and traditional cuisine.

About the Author

Ana Baca, a resident of Albuquerque, is the author of a novel, Mama Fela's Girls (UNM Press), and three earlier children's books, most recently Benito's Sopaipillas.

Noe?l Chilton is an artist who illustrated Pop Flops Great Balloon Ride (Museum of New Mexico Press). She also lives in Albuquerque.

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By H. P. Jett on June 7, 2014
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I bought this book for the child of a friend. The child's father is a chef, and the mother a Spanish teacher. Their little girl is bilingual. Wonderful story in English and Spanish with beautiful illustrations.
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