Yacay rumbo a las Llanuras Kaibas

De Luz Maria del Valle
Illustrated by Francesca Mencarini

A giant with enormous legs and portentous ears has just arrived at the Great Forest, half fainted and asking for help, because the guácaros, fearsome dog-men, are attacking his town.

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Recommended for 8 to 12 years
Binding: Softcover
Size: 20 15 cm x
Pages: 204
Vintage: 2010
ISBN: 978-956-8209-56-8


Luz Maria Del Valle is a journalist and writer. He was born in 1978 in Santiago de Chile. He lived for 11 years in Spain, where he received his first literary award, and back in Chile he studied Journalism and then Children's Literature and Reading Development with Cecilia Beuchat. In 2008 he published his first novel, Yacay en las tierra del buen viento. In 2012 he received an Honorable Mention in the First Chilean Children's Poetry Contest. Currently, in addition to writing, she runs workshops for children and educators.

Francesca Mencarini She works as a freelance cartoonist and illustrator, collaborating with various publishing houses, magazines, and design and advertising agencies. For Amanuta he has illustrated Antonio y el tesoro de Juan Fernández (2007); Antonio and the mystery of the rock men (2008); Yacay in the lands of the good wind (2008) and Yacay towards the Kaibas Plains (2010).