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Hairs • Pelitos - Cover
Hairs • Pelitos
Sandra Cisneros, Alfred A. Knopf, NY 1994
In this exquisite and loving Bilingual book, a child describes how each person in the family has hair that looks and acts different; Papa's is like a broom, Kiki's like fur, and Mama's has the smell of warm bread. Richly colored paintings, framed with designs illustrate a multi-colored family (including purple, blue or green skin and purple hair) and their different hair types. Written in Spanish and English. From Cisneros' "The House on Mango Street".

En este excelente y amoroso libro bilingüe, un niño describe cómo cada persona en la familia tiene un cabello que se ve y actúa diferente. El de papá es como una escoba, el de Kiki es como pelaje y el de mamá huele a pan caliente. Pinturas coloridas, enmarcadas con diseños, ilustran una familia multicolor (que incluye piel morada, azul o verde y cabello morado) y sus diferentes tipos de cabello. Escrito en español e inglés. Escrito por Sandra Cisneros autora de "La casa en la calle Mango."

Ages: Play Years (2-4), Transition (4-5), Young School Age (5-8)
Languages: Bi-lingual (Spanish/English)
Book Types: Story Book
Identity Groups: Latino American
Special Topics: Bodies
Strands: Knowledge of Self & Connection to Others, Joy in Diversity