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The Resource The secret legacy, Rigoberta Menchú with Dante Liano ; pictures by Domi ; translated by David Unger

The secret legacy, Rigoberta Menchú with Dante Liano ; pictures by Domi ; translated by David Unger

Label
The secret legacy
Title
The secret legacy
Statement of responsibility
Rigoberta Menchú with Dante Liano ; pictures by Domi ; translated by David Unger
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Seven-year-old Ixkem is chosen by her grandfather to inherit the responsibility for tending his special cornfield. There she meets the secret animal spirits, who take her to their underworld home, where she tells them the amazing stories told to her by her grandfather
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Menchú, Rigoberta
Dewey number
j398.2089/974207281
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
NC 890
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • MG
  • 3-5
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
  • 5.7
  • 5.7
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Liano, Dante
  • Domi
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Maya mythology
  • Mayas
  • Mayas
  • Grandfathers
  • Storytelling
  • Guatemala
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The secret legacy, Rigoberta Menchú with Dante Liano ; pictures by Domi ; translated by David Unger
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Translation of: L'eredità segreta
  • Includes glossary
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The hut in the forest -- The b'e'n appear -- The b'e'n meet with Ixkem -- Humans are the most powerful animals -- People are very small when they're born -- There are good and bad people -- There's magic in the world -- How men and women marry each other -- The story of the man and the thorn -- The girl who lost the light in her eyes -- Ixkem says goodby to the b'e'n and reunites with her family
Control code
ocn209585664
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
64 pages
Isbn
9780888998965
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
JE Menchu ; XX-JE ; C-RS; C0811BT8.
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 209585664
  • (Sirsi) 209585664
  • (OCoLC)209585664
Label
The secret legacy, Rigoberta Menchú with Dante Liano ; pictures by Domi ; translated by David Unger
Publication
Note
  • Translation of: L'eredità segreta
  • Includes glossary
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The hut in the forest -- The b'e'n appear -- The b'e'n meet with Ixkem -- Humans are the most powerful animals -- People are very small when they're born -- There are good and bad people -- There's magic in the world -- How men and women marry each other -- The story of the man and the thorn -- The girl who lost the light in her eyes -- Ixkem says goodby to the b'e'n and reunites with her family
Control code
ocn209585664
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
64 pages
Isbn
9780888998965
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
JE Menchu ; XX-JE ; C-RS; C0811BT8.
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 209585664
  • (Sirsi) 209585664
  • (OCoLC)209585664

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