Every year Don Pedro and his family make papier-mache skeletons, or calaveras, for Mexico's Day of the Dead fiesta. From the Angel and Doctor to the Mariachi and Unicornio, there's a special calavera for each letter of the alphabet. Come dance with them Includes a glossary of Spanish words and an author's note.
About the Author
JEANETTE WINTER has written and illustrated many books for children, including My Name Is Georgia and Josefina. She lives in New York City.
"Visually exciting."--Kirkus Reviews "This striking celebration of an intriguing tradition will be welcomed by teachers, librarians, and Mexican American families."--Booklist