Elal y los animales

De Ana María Pavez, Constance Recart
Illustrated by Carmen Cardemil

This book narrates the creation myth aonikenk (tehuelche). It tells the origin of the earth and the story of Elal, son of the giant Noshtex. Noshtex is envious of Elal and goes after him to kill him. The animals come up with a plan to save Elal, which consists of taking him to Patagonia.

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Recommended for 5 to 8 years
Binding: Softcover
Size: 21,5 23,5 cm x
Pages: 36
Vintage: 2007
ISBN: 978-956-8209-33-9


Ana María Pavez He studied Economics at the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile and has a Master's degree in Archeology from Yale University, United States. She is one of the founders of Editorial Amanuta and co-author of several books: Sabores de América and 1, 2, 3, ¿qué dice ver?, Among others. She is currently the publisher's General Editor.

Constance Recart studied Medicine at the University of Concepción. Then he specialized in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at the University of Chile. She is one of the founders of Amanuta and co-author of several books: Flavors of America and 1, 2, 3, How many do you see ?, among others. Currently, she is General Editor of the publishing house.

Carmen Cardemil, Chilean illustrator and painter. He has collaborated with the main publishing houses in Chile and Mexico, with which he has produced nearly one hundred illustrated publications for children and adults. Among his illustrated books with Amanuta are The Sleeping Beauty of the Forest, Animals Chilean tales, Children of America, among others.


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