The legend of Mexico’s mythic volcanoes, Popocatépetl and Iztaccíhuatl, unfolds in this exquisite version of an ancient love story. Be respectful, and do not attack the author, people mentioned in the article, or other commenters. PreS-Gr 2 –Princess Izta is the most beautiful and eligible maiden in the land. This added to my other purchases of his books, Dear Primo, and Funny Bones. Oct. 2016. Shipping: News, opinion, features, and breaking stories, Exclusive video library and multimedia content, Full, searchable archives of more than 300,000 reviews and thousands of articles, Research reports, data analysis, white papers, and expert opinion. S tudents w ill read the book T he P rincess and the Warrior: A Tale of Tw o Volcanoes and create either a w eaving or a painted gourd w ith a multi-cultural tie in. There's a problem loading this menu right now. Better for older children. The Princess and the Warrior: A Tale of Two Volcanoes Duncan Tonatiuh. Top subscription boxes – right to your door, Children's Latin American Folk Tale Books, includes free international wireless delivery via, © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. Commended). He agrees to allow Popoca and Izta to marry, under one condition: Popoca must defeat Jaguar Claw, the infamous ruler of a neighboring land. When Popoca was near to defeating Jaguar Claw, his opponent sent a messenger to Izta saying Popoca was dead. Does this book contain quality or formatting issues? Sign up now to activate your personal profile, where you can save articles for future viewing. Seller Inventory # 530ZZZ002WM7_ns, Book Description Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2016. Award-winning author/illustrator Tonatiuh successfully retells this ancient tale using his distinctive and artistic illustrations with spare but effective text. Hardcover. The Princess and the Warrior: A Tale of Two Volcanoes. from Dreamscape Media, Video Book Trailer Please try your entry again. 50 E Huron St., Chicago IL 60611 | Abrams. Tonatiuh’s singular illustrations, inspired by Mixtec codices, provide striking visual accompaniment. Texas Bluebonnet Award Nominee, 2017-2018, Copyright © 2006-2020 Georgia Public Library Service, and others, 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 x 29 cm. The Princess and the Warrior: A Tale of Two Volcanoes. | Contact this seller, Book Description Condition: New. The questions are great for classroom discussion, literature circles, book clubs, novel studies, or student writing prompts. 1.800.545.2433, Princess and the Warrior: A Tale of Two Volcanoes, illustrated and written by Duncan Tonatiuh and published by Abrams Books for Young Readers, an imprint of ABRAMS. Still, he agrees Popoca may have Izta’s hand in marriage after defeating Jaguar Claw, ruler of a neighboring land. Within U.S.A. Book Description Condition: New. Satisfaction Guaranteed! Images courtesy of publishers, organizations, and sometimes their Twitter handles. 7 of 7 copies available at North Texas Library Consortium. Princess Izta had many wealthy suitors but dismissed them all. Book is in NEW condition. 1 of 1 copy available at Decatur Public Library. Unable to add item to List. A Tale of Two Volcanoes. Reviewed in the United States on October 29, 2020. The emperor promised Popoca if he could defeat their enemy Jaguar Claw, then Popoca and Izta could wed. Other Editions of This Title: Compact Disc (10/18/2016) Praise For The Princess and the Warrior: A Tale of Two Volcanoes … The stylized codex-inspired art renews and reinterprets the tradition of Aztec flor y canto using a palette of earth tones and … List Price: 16.95* * Individual store prices may vary. As promised Popoca stayed by her side." This traditional Aztec legend of eternal love is also an origin story for two volcanoes, Iztaccíhuatl and Popocatépetl, located south of Mexico City. The princess Izta is known for her beauty but rejects all suitors until the warrior Popoca compliments her kind and beautiful heart. Popoca fights many battles and defeats Jaguar Claw. They give more insight and allow you to delve a little deeper into the content of his books. Hardcover. . VERDICT Use this Aztec legend to inspire readers while teaching a bit about dramatic irony; a first purchase for all folklore collections.—Natalie Braham, Denver Public Library. Seller Inventory # 535ZZZ001R3Q_ns, Book Description Condition: New. The emperor promised Popoca if he could defeat their enemy Jaguar Claw, then Popoca and Izta could wed. Highly Commended, 2017 Charlotte Zolotow Award (Ages 6–9) from Texas Bluebonnet Award 2018, Audiobook Excerpt Abrams, $16.95 (40p) ISBN 978-1-4197-2130-4 . Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2016. Seller Inventory # 9781419721304, Book Description Condition: New. OTHER BOOKS. It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. This specific ISBN edition is currently not available. To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. The princess and the warrior : a tale of two volcanoes / Duncan Tonatiuh. One day, a humble warrior named Popoca approaches the princess, offering her the promise of true love and fidelity instead of lavish gifts or material wealth. Please try again. Select Other. Your password must include at least three of these elements: lower case letters, upper case letters, numbers, or special characters. Do you believe that this item violates a copyright? As promised Popoca stayed by her side. One day, a humble warrior named Popoca approaches the princess, offering her the promise of true love and fidelity instead of lavish gifts or material wealth. There was an error retrieving your Wish Lists. To continue, please log in or create an account. Duncan Tonatiuh’s books have won numerous awards: Diego Rivera won the Pura Belpré Illustration Award; Pancho Rabbit won two Pura Belpré Honor awards, for illustration and narrative; Separate Is Never Equal won the prestigious Sibert Honor Award; and Funny Bones won the Sibert Award. Take on the idea, not the messenger. We need more Latino characters in our young reader's books. When a mere warrior, Popoca, promised to be true to her and stay always by her side, Izta fell in love. Seller Inventory # 26439550-n, Book Description Abrams Books for Young Readers 9/20/2016, 2016. ISB N : 978-1-4197-2130-4 A uthor /Illustrator: D uncan Tonatiuh “ Aw ard-w inning author D uncan Tonatiuh reim agines one of … 40p. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on YouTube. Reviewed in the United States on November 12, 2019. Hardback or Cased Book. TONATIUH, Duncan, retel. Commended), in Children's Latin American Folk Tale Books, Due to its large file size, this book may take longer to download. with Duncan Tonatiuh, Activity Packet Commended) [Tonatiuh, Duncan] on Amazon.com. Tr $16.95. Reviewed in the United States on November 5, 2016.