P is for Piñata, A Mexico Alphabet (2008)
Author: Tony Johnston, Illustrator: John Parra
The country of Mexico has long been a popular travel destination. But there's much more to enjoy and appreciate than just sunshine and warm temperatures when exploring this region with its ancient history and proud traditions. Enjoy an A-Z tour of our neighbor to the south in P is for Piñata: A Mexico Alphabet. " the treasures of Mexico are revealed in P is for Piñata. Vibrant artwork perfectly captures the flavor, texture, and spirit of its landscape and culture.
-Eureka! Nonfiction Children’s Silver Honor Book Award, California Reading Association
-YA Top Forty Non-Fiction Titles Award, PA School Librarian’s Association
Available at: Sleeping Bear Press , Amazon, Indiebound
Media: Teacher's Guide