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Child of the flower-song people : Luz Jiménez, daughter of the Nahua  Cover Image Book Book

Child of the flower-song people : Luz Jiménez, daughter of the Nahua / written by Gloria Amescua ; illustrated by Duncan Tonatiuh.

Amescua, Gloria, (author.). Tonatiuh, Duncan, (illustrator.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 1419740202 : SAL
  • ISBN: 9781419740206 : SAL
  • ISBN: 9781419740206
  • ISBN: 1419740202
  • Physical Description: pages cm
  • Publisher: New York : Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2021.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.:
A fictionalized account of a Nahua woman who grew up in Mexico during the early 1900s, became a model for artists, worked with scholars to preserve Nahuatl language and stories, and was known as the "soul of Mexico." Includes author's note, timeline, and glossary.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 6 to 10. Abrams Books for Young Readers.
Subject: Jiménez, Doña Luz, 1897-1965 > Juvenile fiction.
Jiménez, Doña Luz, 1897-1965 > Fiction.
Nahuas > Fiction.
Indians of Mexico > Fiction.
Mexico > History > 20th century > Fiction.

Available copies

  • 18 of 19 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Bethel Public Library.


  • 0 current holds with 19 total copies.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Bethel Public Library JE NEW B JIMENEZ (Text) 34030145615859 Juvenile Easy Reader Biography Available -


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