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Listen to the Desert: Oye al desierto
Oye, oye, oye
"A very simple text, with each line ("Listen to coyote call, ar-ar-aooo, ar-ar-aooo/El coyote canta, ahuuu, ahuuu, ahuuuu"; "listen to wind spin, zoom, zoom, zomm … ") repeated twice in English and Spanish, becomes a rhythmic, lyrical bilingual chant suggesting the onomatopoeic powers of both tongues...An attractive book for introducing the desert—and a second language—to young children."—Kirkus Reviews
"Delightful pictures and chants in English and Spanish will have children imitating the owl, toad, coyote, dove, snake and other creatures of the desert. Great fun sung as a round...Great read-aloud for any age toddler up."—Books of the Southwest
"This small book is a jewel, page after page of illustrations that beautifully present the beauty of the desert and the creature that live there. Listen to the Desert is a great adventure and an introduction into the harmony of sound and nature's bounty, the language of the desert, its rhythms and images in perfect synchronicity."—Curled up with a good kid's book