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8 edition of Zipitio found in the catalog.

Zipitio

by Jorge Argueta

  • 210 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Groundwood Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Tales,
  • Fairy Tales & Folklore - South American,
  • Children: Grades 1-2,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Fiction,
  • Pipil Indians,
  • People & Places - Central & South America,
  • Folklore,
  • Juvenile Fiction / People & Places / Central & South America,
  • Fairy Tales & Folklore - Country/Ethnic-General,
  • El Salvador

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsGloria Calderon (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9789448M
    ISBN 100888994877
    ISBN 109780888994875
    OCLC/WorldCa51801816

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Zipitio by Jorge Argueta Download PDF EPUB FB2

She knows that Zipitio has fallen in love with every young woman in the village. She knows that there is nothing to fear. Best of all, she knows how to help Rufina deal with Zipitio’s love.

The Amazon Book Review Zipitio book interviews, book reviews, editors' picks, and more. Read it now. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll Author: Jorge Argueta. Argueta does a good job of retelling the tale of El Zipitio. If yo are from El Salvador you probably heard this story or the name.

Even if you are not familiar, this story goes back to the Pipiles who inhabited El Salvador. The art of the book is very good. It's worth the money.5/5(1).

In Jorge Argueta’s retelling of this tale from El Salvador’s Pipil tradition, Zipitio appears to girls as they reach puberty, declaring his love for them. The book is not unlike the character – disturbing, a little bit charming, and often ungainly.

Both language and narrative progression are uneven. Zipitio is older than the rocks, even older than the river, but he doesn&#;t seem old.

He is only as big as a child. He wears a tall black hat and has a round shiny stomach. His feet point backwards and his toes sport long pointy nails, and when you look at 4/5(1).

Zipitio is older than the rocks, even older than the river, but he doesn't seem old. He is only as big as a child. He wears a tall black hat and has a round shiny stomach. His feet point backwards and his toes sport long pointy nails, and when you look at him you don't know if he is coming or going.

Zipitio book But there is no real need to be afraid of him. Cipitio is a legendary character found in salvadoran folklore revolving around the Siguanaba and Cadejo legends. He is generally portrayed as an 8- to year-old boy with a big conical wizard hat.

His name is taken from the Nahuatl word for child: "Cipit" or "Cipote". Some also relate his name to the deity Xipe Totec. According to the legend, he is the son of a forbidden romance. Zipitio (Book): Argueta, Jorge: The Zipitio is older than the rocks. He is only as tall as a child.

He wears a tall black hat and has a shiny round stomach. His feet point backward and his toes have long pointy nails, and when you look at him you don't know if he is coming or going. But the only time you will see him is when he falls in love, which he does with Rufina Perez. COVID Resources.

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One day as Rufina was gathering water for her mother and Zipitio appeared to her, Rufina was so scared she ran away, her mother told her what to do and Rufina did, she had tricked Zipitio.

This would be a good book to introduce the different types of folk tales in other countries.4/5(3). How many of you have heard of the country of El Salvador. It's a small country in Central America. This story is a telling of a folk story from the Salvadoran Indians.

Rufina Perez' mother takes her aside one day to tell her the story of Zipitio. He was kidnapped as a child a long time ago. He nows lives by the river and appears to young girls. Buy a cheap copy of El Zipitio (Spanish Language Edition) book by Jorge Argueta.

Zipitio is older than the rocks, even older than the river, but he doesn’t seem old. He is only as big as a child. He wears a tall black hat and has a round shiny Free shipping over $/5(1). ThriftBooks sells millions of used books at the lowest everyday prices.

We personally assess every book's quality and offer rare, out-of-print treasures. We deliver the joy of reading in % recyclable packaging with free standard shipping on US orders over $ (Picture book/folktale. ) Argueta offers a bit of folklore from Central America that isn't going to go over too well in this culture.

A small, ugly gnome with long nails and backward feet, Zipitio lurks along the riverbank, systematically falling in love with every local girl when she comes of age, pursuing her with flowers and declarations. Zipitio More Info; Magic Dogs of the Volcanoes More Info; El Salvador: A Question and Answer Book More Info; El Salvador More Info; Can’t find what you’re looking for.

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Caravan to the North: Misael's Long Walk. by Jorge Argueta and Manuel Monroy. 10 Resources2 Awards. Add to Reading List Share this Book. Movie in My Pillow, A / Una pelicula en mi almohada. Zipitio. by Jorge Argueta, Gloria. Zipitio By Jorge Argueta, Gloria Calderón, illus., Elisa Amado, trans.

The title character of the newest in Groundwood’s series highlighting Latin American children’s writers is an awkward little man whose feet face in the wrong direction and whose big belly and long sharp nails make.

(shelved 1 time as libros-en-espanol-para-ninos) avg rating —ratings — published. Browse books by Gloria Calderon-Saenz Zipitio. by Jorge Argueta, Gloria Calderon-Saenz, and Elisa Amado. 4 Resources. Add to Reading List Share this Book. Images courtesy of publishers, organizations, and sometimes their Twitter handles.

Gloria Calderon-Saenz has Collaborated With. Elisa Amado.After Sylvia by Alan Cumyn. As the new school year unfolds, the magic of the Skye brothers' antic adventures is replaced by a different kind of magic — of stillness, when Owen visits the haunted house in the dead of winter, and of insight, as he begins to see his father in a new light.Book Review: Somos Como Las Nubes / We Are Like the Clouds by Jorge Argueta Reviewed by Sanjuana C.

Rodriguez, PhD DESCRIPTION FROM THE BOOK JACKET: An eloquent and moving account of the tragic migrations of thousands upon thousands of children who are leaving their homes in Central America, often alone, to seek refuge in the United States.