Just a Minute: A Trickster Tale and Counting Book

Illustration of skeleton talking with family

What's an old woman to do when a skeleton comes to visit? Keep him waiting, of course, while busy doing things from 1 to 10, culminating in a festive birthday celebration. Lively language and illustrations make this original tale memorable.

Age Level: 3-6
Language: Spanish vocabulary featured
Region: Latin America
Country/Territory: Mexico
Culture/Community: Mexican / Mexican American
Format: Picture Book
Publisher: Chronicle Books
Book Awards: Pura Belpré Award