Item description for Cuentos de la Selva (Spanish Edition) by Horacio Quiroga...
En este libro, el genio del escritor Horacio Quiroga supo captar la otra cara de la selva, la que sirve de escenario de grandes y emocionantes aventuras iluminadas por la naturaleza en todo su esplendor. Quiroga escribi estas historias para los lectores jvenes en un leguaje fresco y lleno de humor. Estos cuentos encantan a los nios, proveen la oportunidad de despertar el gusto por la lectura y estimulan el respeto por la naturaleza.
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Studio: Ediciones Colihue SRL
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 7.8" Width: 5" Height: 0.5" Weight: 0.25 lbs.
Release Date Jan 1, 1987
Publisher Ediciones Colihue SRL
ISBN 950581075X ISBN13 9789505810758
Availability 96 units. Availability accurate as of May 26, 2017 10:38.
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More About Horacio Quiroga
J. David Danielson (1916-2010) was Professor of Foreign Languages and Literatures at the University of Hartford, Connecticut.
Horacio Quiroga was born in 1878 and died in 1937.
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Tales that are classics Sep 16, 2005
There is a wisdom to these stories, they convey humor and delicate insight, they are captivating. The Blind Doe, the Lazy Bee, The Flamencos with Hosiery, The Bald Parrot, and so on. They could be on any Essential Literature list. Classic, enduring, charming. Nature is anthropomorphized but not made sacharin.
bilingual teacher's saving grace Oct 2, 2000
What can a bilingual teacher do when s/he notices that students look bored during read aloud? If they are in grades 2 or above, whip out Cuentos de la selva, a collection of stories about animals in the jungles of South America. Start with "El loro pelado". That will captivate them completely. After that, they will enjoy all other stories. Any student with a 5th grade reading level can read and enjoy the stories independently. I would like to thank this site.com for finding this book for me. I tried several other publishers, and they were unable to find me this gem.
Cuentos de la Selva para sonar... Feb 9, 2000
Excelente, lo lei cuando nina, en Chile. Es un libro que transporta, que hace sonar. Personifica animales, les da vida... es muy lindo.
Magical stories that captivate children & adults. Dec 28, 1998
It's a must read for people interested in latin american folklore, mythology and man's battle with nature.