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The hummingbird sings and dances : Latin American lullabies and nursery rhymes
Title:
The hummingbird sings and dances : Latin American lullabies and nursery rhymes
ISBN:
9782924774205
Physical Description:
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations, color map ; 21 cm + 1 audio disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Contents:
Canciones del colibri = Songs of the hummingbird -- Arbolito de naranja = Little orange tree -- Los esqueletos = Skeletons -- Flores de mime = Tender flowers -- El gallito = The little rooster -- Dejala que se vaya = Let her go -- La familia cucharon = The ladle family -- Caballito blanco = Little white horse -- Arepitas = Little Arepas -- Rana Cucu = Cuckoo the frog -- Te, chocolate, cafe = Tea, chocolate and coffee -- Duerme negrito = Sleep, my sweet one -- Zapatico de charol = Shiny little leather shoes -- Naranja dulce = Sweet orange -- Arroz con leche = Rice pudding -- La vibora de la mar = The sea serpent -- Las estrellitas = Little stars -- Los pollitos = Little chicks -- A la rorro nino = Sleep, baby.
Abstract:
"An extraordinary collection featuring 19 traditional nursery rhymes and lullabies in Spanish originating from Latin America that have withstood the test of time. Warm, colourful illustrations with earth-toned backgrounds provide the setting for this endearing repertoire of family-friendly songs from 17 different countries. Solid musicianship supporting lively vocal performances transport the young listener into a playful, fanciful world inhabited by singing frogs and dancing skeletons! A map of Latin America and complete lyrics in Spanish with English translations appear at the end of the book."--Publisher website.
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Production, Publication, Distribution, Manufacture, and Copyright Notice:
[Montreal] : The Secret Mountain, [2018]

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