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The Legend of the Poinsettia

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The Legend of the Poinsettia
by Tomie dePaola

In Mexico, poinsettia means flower of the Holy Night. This Mexican legend tells how it came to be, through a little girl's unselfish gift to the Christ Child. The pictures capture the excitement of the children preparing for Christmas and  the hope of Lucida, who comes to see what makes a gift truly beautiful.  *religious*

Book Type:    read aloud / picture book

Related Lists:    folk tales & legends      Christmas      Native Americans

Interest Level:   Kindergarten     1st grade     2nd grade     3rd grade

Reading Level:   Guided Reading Level O      DRA Level 34

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Condition:  New Books were purchased as overstock (excess from stores / warehouses) and have a small dot or line on the edge (made by the publisher). Used Books are previously owned but in good condition with minimal wear. Occasionally, a previous owner's name/inscription is on the inside front cover.