Round Is a Tortilla A Book of Shapes by Roseanne Greenfield Thong

Round Is a Tortilla A Book of Shapes

Written by Roseanne Greenfield Thong
Illustrated by John Parra


Round Is a Tortilla A Book of Shapes by Roseanne Greenfield Thong

A Playful concept book that reinforces shapes found in every child's day. Many of the featured objects are Latino in origin, but all are universal in appeal. With rich, boisterous illustrations, a fun-to-read rhyming text and an informative glossary, this playful concept book will reinforce the shapes found in every child's day!


Poetic ode to shapes. - Publishers Weekly Take a tour of Latino culture and learn about shapes at the same time. -Library Media Connection A perfect choice for the very youngest audiences. --School Library Journal Extra Helping

About the Author

Roseanne Thong is a journalist and English teacher. She has written Round Is a Mooncake, Red is a Dragon, One is a Drummer and Wish for Chronicle. John Parra is an award winning illustrator, artist, educator and designer. He has received honors and accolades from The American Library Association (ALA), The Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators and many more. His Hispanic roots and heritage provided a rich cultural palette of inspiring imagery and customs. Mexican mural artists, folk style paintings, pop art designs, outsider art, cultural symbols, surrealist compositions, regional cuisine, music and dance costumes are all visual influences seen in his work.

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40 pages


Roseanne Greenfield Thong
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Chronicle Books

Publication date

1st April 2013



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