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Maria Had a Little Llama / María Tenía Una Llamita

Angela Dominguez; illustrations by Angela Dominguez

Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)

Everyone knows about Mary and her little lamb. But do you know Maria?
      With gorgeous, Peruvian-inspired illustrations and English and Spanish retellings, Angela Dominguez gives a fresh new twist to the classic rhyme. Maria and her mischievous little llama will steal your heart.

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Praise for Maria Had a Little Llama / María Tenía Una Llamita

"A fresh and enjoyable reimagining of a traditional children’s rhyme." -- Kirkus Reviews 

 "A solid addition to a bilingual storytime program." -- BCCB

"This is a scene young children will return to again and again." - The Horn Book

Mamiverse.com: Top 50 Latino Children's Books You Should Know

Reviews from Goodreads

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

  • Angela Dominguez; illustrations by Angela Dominguez

  • Angela Dominguez was born in Mexico City, grew up in the great state of Texas, and now resides in San Francisco. She has illustrated four previous books for children. As a child, she loved reading books and making a mess creating pictures. She’s delighted to still be doing both.
  • Angela Dominguez
    Angela Dominguez
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Maria Had a Little Llama / María Tenía Una Llamita

Angela Dominguez; illustrations by Angela Dominguez

Pura Belpre Illustrator Honor, American Library Association Notable Children's Books, Colorado CLEL Bell Award, Bank Street Best Children's Book of the Year
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