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The Santero's Miracle: A Bilingual Story By Rudolfo Anaya Amy Córdova Enrique Lamadrid,

  • Title: The Santero's Miracle: A Bilingual Story
  • Author: Rudolfo Anaya Amy Córdova Enrique Lamadrid
  • ISBN: 9780826328472
  • Page: 144
  • Format: Hardcover
  • In this bilingual story of faith, Don Jacobo has a dream that, in the end, is a reminder that miracles do happen Jacobo is teaching his visiting grandson Andr s how to become a santero Christmas is coming, snow is falling in the village, and the two are working on a carving of San Isidro, the patron saint of farmers.The half finished carving stands in the living room beIn this bilingual story of faith, Don Jacobo has a dream that, in the end, is a reminder that miracles do happen Jacobo is teaching his visiting grandson Andr s how to become a santero Christmas is coming, snow is falling in the village, and the two are working on a carving of San Isidro, the patron saint of farmers.The half finished carving stands in the living room beside the two oxen and the angel that don Jacobo carved earlier in the month The snow covered mountains are beautiful, but the road to the village is impassable Andr s s parents will not be able to get to the house for the holiday, and Jacobo s neighbor Leopoldo is desperately ill but cannot get to the hospital.Then comes Jacobo s dream San Isidro is plowing with the two oxen and the angel is helping But we don t plow til April, don Jacobo muses upon awakening What does it mean The night had been bitterly cold and don Jacobo must bundle up to go to the barn to feed his cows and chickens As he steps outside, he can hardly believe his eyes The snow packed road is clear.Rudolfo Anaya s story of the power of faith, hope, and love will be enjoyed by readers of all ages.
    The Santero s Miracle A Bilingual Story In this bilingual story of faith Don Jacobo has a dream that in the end is a reminder that miracles do happen Jacobo is teaching his visiting grandson Andr s how to become a santero Christmas is co

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    1. Don Jacobo is a grandfather and a santero who lives in the mountains of New Mexico He is proud of his college educated son, but sad that he did not continue the family tradition of working as santeros His grandson, however, is carving his first santero and is quite good at it When heavy snows blankets the town and threatens to keep the family from gathering on Christmas and endangers the life of their sick neighbor, don Jacobo is surprised by the Santo s miracle.My 2nd grade students loved this [...]

    2. Beautifully written and illustrated, and a bilingual book, which was nice for us to practice our Spanish.

    3. A nice story with beautiful illustrations I struggled with the Spanish, due to my limited knowledge in statue making, which is probably why I did not enjoy it as much as some of the other bilingual children s books I have been reading.

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