The Woman Who Outshone the Sun
$ 7.99 $ 2.99
by Alejandro Cruz Martinez; illustrated by Fernando Olivera
When Lucia Zenteno walks into a mountain village in central Mexico, some villagers whisper that her long black hair blocks out the sun, and they are afraid. Others say her brilliant hair outshines the sun. Frightened, they banish Lucia from the village and watch in amazement as their precious river follows her, for it loves her and will not leave her. Never had the villagers imagined that their beautiful river would leave them, no matter what they did and so the whole village sets out to find Lucia and beg for her forgiveness."
Book Type: read aloud / picture book
Related Lists: folk tales/legends
As a service, we have added a small label to the inside front cover of the book indicating the book's reading level.
Condition: This book is used but it is in good condition. Occasionally there's the previous owner's name or inscription on the inside front cover. Overall though, we are very proud of the quality of our books!