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Half-Chicken: A Folk Tale in English and Spanish
By: Alma Flor Ada
Illustrated by: Kim Howard
Age Level: 3-6
Language: Spanish (Bilingual Eng/Sp)
Do you know why a weather vane has a little rooster on the top, spinning around to tell us which way the wind is blowing? Here is the answer in this old story about Half-Chicken, who has one eye, one leg, and one wing. His adventures take him far and wide until he's carried straight to the top, in this lively retelling — in Spanish and English — of a traditional folktale.