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Anzaldua

Prie tita and the ghost woman =

Prietita y la llorona

by Anzaldua

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Published by Children"s Book Press in San Francisco, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Llorona (Legendary character) -- Fiction,
  • Mexican Americans -- Fiction,
  • Spanish language materials -- Bilingual,
  • Texas -- Fiction

  • About the Edition

    Summary, Prietita, a young Mexican American girl, becomes lost in her search for an herb to cure her mother and is aided by the legendary ghost woman.

    Edition Notes

    Statementstory by Gloria Anzaldúa ; pictures by Cristina Gonzalez.
    ContributionsGonzalez, Christina.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ73
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[32]p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22591192M
    ISBN 100892391367
    OCLC/WorldCa32970144

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"Prietita and the Ghost Woman" is a re-imagined and re-telling of the original story of La Llorona, the Weeping Ghost Woman, widely known in Mexican/Chicana/o folklore. The original Mexican tale involves a young woman weeping over the children she drowned after committing an act of vengeance over her unfaithful husband/5(11).

The book Prietita and the Ghost Woman written by Gloria Anzaldúa and illustrated by Christina Gonzalez is a bilingual story of a young girl, Prietita, who works at the house of la curandera, or healer.

The story opens up with Prietita working in la curandera’s garden when her sister finds her to tell her that their mother is sick. Knowing /5. "Prietita and the Ghost Woman" is a re-imagined and re-telling of the original story of La Llorona, the Weeping Ghost Woman, widely known in Mexican/Chicana/o folklore.

The original Mexican tale involves a young woman weeping over the children she drowned after committing an act of vengeance over her unfaithful husband/5(8). Anzald£a (Friends from the Other Side,etc.) offers a feminist interpretation of the familiar Mexican legend of la Llorona, the sobbing ghost woman who steals children at night.

Night has already fallen when Prietita, lost in the Texas woods while seeking the plant that will cure her mother, hears a woman crying. In spite of her grandmother's frightening stories about the ghost woman Author: Gloria Anzaldúa.

Ever since she can remember, Prietita has heard frightening stories about la Llorona--the legendary ghost woman who steals children at night.

One day, when Prietita goes in search of the missing herb that can help cure her mother's illness, she becomes lost in the woods. Suddenly she hears a distant crying sound and sees flashes of white in the trees.

Ever since she can remember, Prietita has heard frightening stories about la Llorona--the legendary ghost woman who steals children at night. One day, when Prietita goes in search of the missing herb that can help cure her mother's illness, she becomes lost in the woods.

Suddenly she hears a distant crying sound and sees flashes of white in the trees.3/5(3). Could it be the ghost woman from her grandmother's stories.

In her second book for children, Gloria Anzaldúa reinterprets the famous Mexican legend of la Llorona, the ghost woman.

Surrounded by the live oak and prickly pear of the Texas woods, Prietita discovers that la Llorona is not what people expect.

In this magical story, Prietita's. This book shows just how closely late nineteenth-century American women's ghost stories engaged with objects such as photographs, mourning paraphernalia, wallpaper and humble domestic furniture.

Featuring uncanny tales from the big city to the small town and the empty prairie, it offers a new perspective on an old genre. Prietita y la llorona - Prietita and the Ghost Woman, Softcover, Bilingual, Book, Gloria Anzaldua, Maya Christina Gonzalez, Preschool - 2nd Grade,$, Del Sol Books provides the best Spanish/English/Bilingual Children's Books/CDs/DVDs, featuring Alma Flor Ada, F.

Our featured book for the week is Prietita and the Ghost Woman, written by Gloria Anzaldúa and illustrated by Christina Gonzalez. Anzaldúa creates a feminist adaptation of the Hispanic legend by featuring strong, female protagonists, and portraying La Llorona as a benevolent spirit, rather than a haunting ghost.

Prietita, a young Mexican American girl, becomes lost in her search for an herb to cure her mother and is aided by the legendary ghost woman. While looking for an herb to cure her mother, Prietita gets lost in the woods in this English-Spanish fantasy.

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[Gloria Anzaldua; Christina Gonzalez] -- Prietita, a young Mexican American girl, becomes lost in her search for an herb to cure her mother and is aided by the legendary ghost woman. Prietita and the Ghost Woman / Prietita y la llorona by Gloria E.

Anzaldua and Maya Christina Gonzalez La curandera (traditional healer) needs a rue plant to make a remedy so that she. Ever since she can remember, Prietita has heard frightening stories aboutla Llorona the legendary ghost woman who steals children at night.

One day, when Prietita goes in search of the missing herb that can help cure her mother's illness, she becomes lost in the woods. Suddenly she hears a distant crying sound and sees flashes of white in the trees. Prietita and the Ghost Woman - Prietita y la Llorona“ dramatic illustrations with the bold forms of mural art completely fill each spread, laden with southwestern flora and Mexican motifs.” – Kirkus Reviews Ever since she can remember, Prietita has heard frightening stories about la Llorona—the legendary ghost woman who steals children at night.

One day. Prietita and the Ghost Woman La Llorona as told by Gloria Anzaldúa Prietita was at the house of la curandera – the healer. She was working in the garden when her little sister Miranda came running toward her.

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