Citlali is excited to celebrate the Day of the Dead with her family! But first, she needs to find the perfect way to represent her grandmother on her school's ofrenda. Citlali and the Day of the Dead, a beautifully illustrated 32-page story, follows Citlali as she searches for the perfect offering for her grandmother, and celebrates the Day of the Dead with her family—giving young readers a glimpse of the festivities and traditions associated with this important holiday.
This Keepsake Stories collection of multicultural stories, presented in both Spanish and English, introduces young readers to classic and original tales from Latin America. Bilingual stories encourage vocabulary development and foster a love of reading in two languages. Before- and after-reading activities include crafts, writing prompts, and comprehension questions.