Tag: Red Ridin’ in the Hood and Other Cuentos.
Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with ‘Red Ridin’ in the Hood’
For a different view of Hispanic culture, check out, RED RIDIN’ IN THE HOOD AND OTHER CUENTOS. Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux, the book won an Anne Izard Storyteller’s Choice Award, was a Commended Title — Americas Award for Children’s and Young Adult Literature, earned a Starred review — American Library Association, and was…
From book to play
The University of Arizona’s etc…Educational Theatre Company in Tucson will produce a play “Red Ridin’ in the Hood and Dos Cuentos” based on three stories from my award-winning children’s book, “Red Ridin’ in the Hood and Other Cuentos,” a retelling of traditional fairy tales with Latino characters and culture. The etc… production will feature The…
Yes, I have made it into a textbook
One of the stories from my book, “Red Ridin’ in the Hood and Other Cuentos,” has been included in the textbook, “Inside: Language, Literacy and Content,” by publishers National Geographic and Hampton Brown. The story of “The Three Chicharrones,” my version of the three little pigs, is included in a chapter about retelling a story…