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The paperback Spanish edition of the Reading Rainbow Featured Selection
Every Saturday, Maria Lili looks forward to making chicken sancocho with her grandparents Mama Ana and Papa Angelino. But one Saturday they discover that there is nothing in the house except eggs, and Maria Lili wonders how they will ever be able to have their favorite meal. Mama Ana has a plan, though, and taking the eggs with her, she invites Maria Lili to come to the market. Somehow, Mama Ana has a way to make chicken sancocho with eggs, and Maria Lili can't wait to find out how.
Bold, cheerful watercolors evoke the busy atmosphere of the village markets of Central and South America. Also included in the book is a recipe for chicken sancocho from the author's family.
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Leyla Torres is the author and illustrator of many books for children, including The Subway Sparrow. She lives in Arlington, Vermont.
This lovely book, in which a girl and her grandmother go on a quest for the ingredients they need to make their favorite meal, is illustrated with bold and vibrant watercolors that evoke the bustling atmosphere of the village markets of Central and South America. A recipe for sancocho (a tropical stew made with chicken, pork, and/or goat meat along with many different root vegetables) is included. Also in English.
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