Escaping Herod’s wrath, Sueño, the angel, by mistake takes the Holy Family to New Mexico. How Chile came to New Mexico is the tale of the origins of chile, coming from the Native Peoples of Mexico. This long and dangerous journey explores unusual adventures.
Acclaimed author and teacher Rudolfo Anaya blends history in these tales to show how different cultures can work together peacefully and respect our “enchanted” land. Rudolfo Anaya, the dean of New Mexico literature and author of Bless Me Ultima, has won many awards including the National Endowment for the Arts Medal of the Arts Lifetime Achievement Award for his writing. He is a native New Mexican and has written many books for adults and children of all ages.
Nicolás Otero, an award-winning santero (a painter and carver of religious art in New Mexico), exhibits in Traditional Spanish Market in Santa Fe as well as the Heard Museum Spanish Market in Phoenix. He teaches elementary school art and lives in Los Lunas.
“... a charming new children’s book.” — Albuquerque Journal, December 2, 2012
“I think they have a winner with this one!” — Corrales Comment, November 23, 2012
“...nailed it in terms of presenting a very New Mexico feel ...”-Santa Fe New Mexican, November 2012
Location: Street: 4022 Rio Grande Blvd NW City: Albuquerque, Province: New Mexico Postal Code: 87107-3157 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)