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The secret footprints

by Julia Alvarez

  • 103 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Knopf, Distributed by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Dominican Republic.,
  • Dominican Republic
    • Subjects:
    • Taino Indians -- Folklore,
    • Tales -- Dominican Republic,
    • Taino Indians -- Folklore,
    • Indians of the West Indies -- Dominican Republic -- Folklore,
    • Folklore -- Dominican Republic

    • About the Edition

      A story based on Dominican folklore, about the ciguapas, a tribe of beautiful underwater people whose feet are attached backwards, with their toes pointing in the direction from which they have come.

      Edition Notes

      Statementby Julia Alvarez ; illustrated by Fabian Negrin.
      GenreFolklore.
      ContributionsNegrin, Fabian, ill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1909 .A47 2000
      The Physical Object
      Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL45394M
      ISBN 100679893091, 0679993096
      LC Control Number99042217

      Julia Alvarez has also written several books for younger readers. Her first picture book for children was "The Secret Footprints" published in Alvarez has gone on to write several other books for young readers, including the "Tía Lola" book museudelantoni.com mater: Connecticut College, Syracuse . The Secret Footprints is an enchanting tale, told by an accomplished storyteller and will make a wonderful addition to all home libraries. Read more. 7 people found this helpful. Amazon Customer. out of 5 stars The beautiful illustrations of a quiet moonlit beach follow me and Reviews: 2.

      The Secret Footprints - Alvarez 4 stars Beautiful illustrations of a Dominican legend. I’d never heard of the mythical ciguapas before. Guapa, the bold and beautiful, is an antidote to Andersen’s little mermaid/5(14). “For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall ” John “And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been .

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Editions for The Secret Footprints: (Paperback published in ), (Paperback published in ), (Hardcover published i. Luckily, the ciguapas had a special secret that kept them safe from people.

Their feet were on backward. When they walked on land, they left footprints going in the opposite direction. Oct 09,  · The Secret Footprints by Julia Alvarez is a re-telling of an ancient Dominican folktale which Alvarez heard as a child growing up in the Dominican Republic.

Alvarez has authored several books, but this story, suitable for first through fourth graders, is her debut as a children’s author. Nov 24,  · A retell of the story "The Secret Footprints" from the Avenues textbook, written by Julia Alvarez. The Secret Footprints by Julia Alvarez and Fabian Negrin.

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Recalling childhood tales from the Dominican Republic, the author of the adult In the Name of Salomé (p. ), etc., crafts an atmospheric encounter between a human boy and a beautiful member of the ciguapas, the sea people. Though the ciguapas have a secret defense against capture—their feet are on backwards, so their trail always leads away from their actual path&#;only one, Guapa, is.

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This literature unit supports both whole group and individualized instruction of this story in the classroom or learning environment.

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