by P.J. Bracegirdle, Poly BernateneA fresh, funny take on the Day of the Dead that's packed with kid appealEvery skeleton in the Land of the Dead is excited to celebrate el Día de los Muertos with the Living. But not Angelito. His big sister has told him all about their horrifying bulgy eyes and squishy skin. So when Angelito is separated from his family in the Land of the Living, he's petrified—until he makes a new friend who is just as terrified of THEM as Angelito is. Then his new buddy turns out to be (gulp!) a living boy! Angelito runs as fast as his bony feet can carry him. Fortunately the traditions of the Day of the Dead reunite the two boys, just in time for some holiday fun.Full of wild Tim Burton-esque art, this clever tale is sure to become un libro favorito for the Day of the Dead, Halloween season, and beyond.
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- About The Author PJ Bracegirdle is an award-winning author who lives in Montreal, Quebec, where he writes for a variety of ages and audiences. His books have been translated into German, Spanish, and Portuguese. ISBN-13:9780803733268 Publisher:Penguin Young Readers Group Publication date:08/02/2012 Pages:40 Age Range:6 - 9 Years - Juvenile Fiction | Holidays & Celebrations - Non-Religious - People & Places | Mexico - Social Issues | Friendship - All Souls' Day -Mexico - Dead -Fear