by Kwei-lin Lum
Artfully and accurately rendered in the tradition of Mexico's Day of the Dead, this set of whimsical, vividly costumed skeleton figures honors the memory of the departed. The unique bilingual collection features two paper dolls, fifteen ornate costumes, a variety of altar offerings, and a bonus sticker poster.
Day of the Dead/Dia de Los Muertos Paper Dolls
Kwei-lin Lum is a California artist who communicates in a variety of visual languages. Fascinated with nature as a child, she went on to study biogeography in college. This is her first project for Dover — she spent significant time studying Mexican culture to ensure that each doll was completely authentic.
Publisher: Dover Publications
Publication date: 8/28/2009
Pages: 32 Target
Age Group: 03 to 11
- Juvenile Nonfiction | History | Mexico