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Author Patterson, Irania Macías.

Title Wings and dreams : the legend of Angel Falls = Alas y sueños : la leyenda del Salto Angel / story by Irania Macías Patterson ; illustrations by Catherine Courtland McElvane.

Publication Info. Charlotte, N.C. : Novello Festival Press, [2010]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Moline PL Juvenile Foreign Language - MPLG-6  J SP 398.2 PAT    AVAILABLE
Description 30 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 25 x 29 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Summary A young Pemon Indian boy in Venezuela named Takupí courageously tries to seek the source of life-giving water that will save his people and finds Angel Falls by following his shaman grandfather's visions and befriending a wounded eagle.
Una sombra oscura cae sobre los indios Pemones ante la invasión de los conquistadores del norte. El sabio Chamán, en busca de la seguridad de su tribu, encarga al joven Takupí a emprender un viaje peligroso en las tierras secretas del sur. Tierras solo vistas en los sueños del sabio Chamán.
Language English and Spanish.
Subject Pemón Indians -- Folklore -- Juvenile literature.
Indians of South America -- Venezuela -- Folklore -- Juvenile literature.
Waterfalls -- Folklore -- Juvenile literature.
Folklore -- Venezuela -- Juvenile literature.
Pemones -- Folklore -- Literatura juvenil.
Indios de Venezuela -- América del Sur -- Folklore -- Literatura juvenil.
Cataratas (Hidrografía) -- Folklore -- Literatura juvenil.
Folklore -- Venezuela -- Literatura juvenil.
Pemón Indians -- Folklore.
Indians of South America -- Venezuela -- Folklore.
Folklore -- Venezuela.
Spanish language materials -- Bilingual.
Angel Falls (Venezuela) -- Folklore -- Juvenile literature.
Salto Ángel (Venezuela) -- Folklore -- Literatura juvenil.
Angel Falls (Venezuela) -- Folklore.
Added Author Courtlandt-McElvane, Catherine, illustrator.
Added Title Alas y sueños
ISBN 9780981519241 (hardback) (alkaline paper)
0981519245 (hardback) (alkaline paper)

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