“Spanish and English are bled seamlessly with the graceful narrative. Shaw-Smith's heroic-style pictures, filled with rich, glowing reds and yellows, are crammed with disparate details.” ―School Library Journal
“Mamita explains how bread is created and celebrates its goodness by singing a short and simple Spanish song.... The music for this original song, along with lyrics in both Spanish and English, is included at the end.” ―Booklist
About the Author
Phillis Gershator is a former librarian and the author of several picture books.
David Gershator is a songwriter and a translator of Spanish poetry. The Gershators live on the island of St. Thomas. Emma Shaw-Smith, a native of Ireland, lives in Memphis, Tennessee.