Los Latidos de Yago (Yago's Heartbeat) (Luz) (Hardcover)

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Can you dance in a wheelchair? Can you sing without being able to speak? A touching and tender story about the friendship between a small child in a wheelchair, which speaks to the heart.

Can a shell become a child's best friend? This story, based on a real and true friendship, narrates how a little boy in a wheelchair met his best friend of all times, and how they never left each other's side.

A small snail in a shell loved being carried around in a small necklace. She loved how her owner discovered the world and she along with him. One day, she falls down in the sand a boy happens to find her and introduces her to his brother, Yago. How strange Yago wasn't able to talk, and he couldn't walk either, because he was in a wheelchair. Yago's family seems very fond of him, but how is it possible? Eager to communicate with Yago, the little snail finds a special language to feel whatever the boy is feeling: listening to his heartbeat.

This insightful story will teach children to accept differences and deal with diversity.

Se puede bailar desde una silla de ruedas? Se puede cantar sin saber hablar? Este cuento sobre la discapacidad y el amor nos desvelar estos secretos y nos ense ar que la amistad no tiene l mites.

Puede una caracola convertirse en la mejor amistad de un ni o? Esta historia, basada en una amistad real y verdadera, narra c mo un ni o peque o en silla de ruedas conoci a una amiga que lo acompa para siempre.

A una peque a caracola le encantaba que la llevaran en un peque o collar. Le parec a fascinante c mo su due o descubr a el mundo y ella junto con l. Un d a, el collar que la manten a sujeta se rompe y la caracola cae en la arena, sola. De pronto, un ni o la encuentra y la lleva a su hermano, Yago. Que extra o Yago no puede hablar y tampoco puede caminar porque est en una silla de ruedas. La familia de Yago parece quererle mucho, pero c mo es posible? Ansiosa por comunicarse con Yago, la peque o caracola encuentra un lenguaje especial para sentir todo lo que el ni o siente: escuchar los latidos de su coraz n.

Praise For…


"This moving and tender story brings to life the experiences of children with physical differences and disabilities. Carretero's watercolor illustrations are soft, warm, and imaginative, expressing the story's emotions and moods. A fine addition to most collections." Library Journal (June 23, 2011)

Product Details
ISBN: 9788493781446
ISBN-10: 8493781444
Publisher: Cuento de Luz SL
Publication Date: April 1st, 2011
Pages: 40
Language: Spanish
Series: Luz