The magic bean tree: a legend from Argentina

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Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin,
Pub. Date:
1998.
Language:
English
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In the middle of the wide Argentine pampas there once grew a magic tree. Above this tree slept a bird so evil it could stop the rain from falling. And not far from this tree lived a brave boy who one day set out to save his village and all the creatures from dying of thirst. Illustrated with charming folk-art-like paintings and retold with simplicity and drama, this legend of a child's courage and faith explains why Argentineans believe that good luck can be found in the shade of a carob tree.
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Grouping Title magic bean tree a legend from argentina
Grouping Author van laan nancy
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Last Grouping Update 2018-09-06 01:10:46AM
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display_description A young Quechuan boy sets out on his own to bring the rains back to his parched homeland and is rewarded by a gift of carob beans that come to be prized across Argentina.
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subject_facet Folklore, Folklore -- Argentina -- Juvenile literature, Indians of South America -- Folklore -- Juvenile literature, Legends -- Argentina, Literature, Locust trees -- Folklore -- Juvenile literature, Quechua Indians -- Folklore
title_display The magic bean tree : a legend from Argentina
title_full The magic bean tree : a legend from Argentina / retold by Nancy Van Laan ; paintings by Beatriz Vidal
title_short The magic bean tree :
title_sub a legend from Argentina
topic_facet Folklore, Indians of South America, Legends, Locust trees, Quechua Indians