Napi Goes to the Mountain

Napi Goes to the Mountain

Book - 2006
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When their father disappears one day, Nap#65533; and her little brother Nicl#65533; decide to leave their village to find him. They set off upriver on a raft. As they go, their search assumes a magical quality and becomes a journey of self-discovery. Turtles carry the raft on their backs; the children are transformed into deer; and other animals offer help and advice. Finally, an armadillo tells them that if they return home, they will find a big surprise awaiting them.

Featuring richly evocative art by the award-winning illustrator Domi, Nap#65533; Goes to the Mountain has the imaginative interest and timeless appeal of the Mexican folk culture that inspired it.
Publisher: Toronto : Groundwood Books House of Anansi Press, c2006.
ISBN: 9780888997135
Branch Call Number: Fic
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 33 cm.
Additional Contributors: Domi
Amado, Elisa


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