La Boda: A Mexican Wedding Celebration

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Maria looks to her grandmother to explain the rituals and traditions she observes at her first wedding. Their conversation, sprinkled with Spanish words, is carried by the evocative illustrations that depict this Zapotec Indian wedding celebration in Oaxaca, Mexico. A helpful Spanish glossary and an introduction to Zapotec culture and religion are included.

Age Level: 3-6
Publisher: Little Brown
Book Theme: Fiestas and Festivals