Legend of Food Mountain, The / La Montana del Alimento

by Harriet Rohmer and Rosalma Zubizarreta

Lavish colors and bold forms illustrate the ancient Mexican legend of a giant red... read more

Lavish colors and bold forms illustrate the ancient Mexican legend of a giant red ant bringing food to earth. Symbols in the illustrations are similar to those on the picture-writing manuscripts from which this tale is adapted. This book is the first in a new series: Food Mountain Books, tales that will focus on food, land, and energy. (4-9 years)

© Cooperative Children's Book Center, Univ. of Wisconsin - Madison, 1982

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