A little lamb uses her clever wiles to keep a coyote from eating her up.
Introduces Mexican culture using crafts, recipes, games, and folktales.
A small red ant finds a crumb in a Mexican cornfield, but she is afraid that she lacks the strength to move it herself and goes off to find an animal that can.
A traditional Mayan tale which reveals how the cuckoo lost her beautiful feathers.
A collection of folktales from various cultures in Mexico, all focusing on the important roles of women, such as Rosha, a young girl who rescues the sun; the goddess Tangu Yuh; Kesne, a Zapotec princess; and the Virgin M...
Anxious to keep his daughter from marrying, a king announces that no man may marry his daughter unless he guesses the kind of leather used in a drum made by a wizard.
Bilingual text in English and Spanish relates the traditional Mexican tale that reveals how the cuckoo lost her beautiful feathers and why she lays her eggs in other birds' nests.
In the Spring of Creation, the animals gather around a newly arrived creature and decide that it is funny and cute--a joke of Mother Nature--and work together to save this first human child from extinction.