Tango Red Riding Hood (Hardcover)

Tango Red Riding Hood By Rachel Hobbs, Carolina Vázquez (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Rachel Hobbs, Carolina Vázquez (Illustrator)
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A 2024 Anna Dewdney Read-Together Award Finalist

An irresistible rhythm tugs at Moni's heart as she dances down the path to la casa de Abuela. But Moni's coraz n skips a beat when she spies a strange set of ears - setting her own orejas on alert. Lobo must be near

In this modern interpretation of a classic fairytale, readers tango along with Moni as she sways to the music that follows her through the woods. In a clearing, Moni stumbles upon Lobo . . . playing a bandone n? Moni can't help from tap-tap-tapping to the tune, but when the music ends, Moni's pace turns from tango to milanga after Lobo says he ate Abuela. Readers are certain to be both surprised and relieved when they learn Abuela is alive and well, and waiting on another guest - her amigo, Lobo.

With a humorous twist that highlights a misunderstanding in two languages, Tango Red Riding Hood delivers a fresh take on the original story's theme and beloved characters. Bold, bright illustrations capture the magic and mood of each scene, inviting readers to savor every step of Moni's adventure. It will be a welcome addition to classrooms, libraries and bedside bookshelves everywhere



Product Details
ISBN: 9781957655147
ISBN-10: 1957655143
Publisher: Gnome Road Publishing
Publication Date: September 12th, 2023
Pages: 32
Language: English