Fiesta fatal

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Does every girl deserve to be treated as a princess for a day? Or are there definite exceptions? If anyone deserves a disastrous quinceañera birthday party, it is mean-spirited Vanesa Romero. Vanesa wants to impress everyone at her party, thus restoring her image with her classmates. If she only could fix her rocky relationship with her mom, things would be nearly perfect. Much to her surprise, when she puts on her extravagant dress for the party she becomes a target rather than a princess for a day. Her dad’s ill-fated undercover mission with the local drug cartel, in the Mexican city of Morelia, is about to make an appearance.

Specifications

  • 140 unique words and many cognates
  • 49 pages of text
  • written in past tense
  • contains many pictures of Mexican streets and family life
  • Neutral Spanish with several Latin-American characteristics: more use of personal pronouns than in Spain, and the use of 'ustedes' instead of 'vosotros'.
  • setting: Morelia, Mexico

Buy the audio book to accompany this book, so you can listen while you read and improve your comprehension and pronunciation! Get your discount with the discount package!

Information for teachers

To prepare your classes for this book, use the practical teacher’s guide. Get your discount with a Teacher’s discount package!

Class set

Would you like to order a set of 20 of more copies* for your class? We will give you a 10% discount (for 20 or more copies of the same title). Please, order the novels via e-mail. Due to relatively small stock numbers, please allow 2-3 weeks for your order.

*All books and novels are copyright protected, which means that copying this book for use in your classroom is not permitted.

Author: Mira Canion
Year of publication: 2014
Number of pages: 75 (plus glossary)
ISBN: 978-0-9914411-0-5
Illustrated: with original photographs by the author
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