Opuestos teaches young children the opposites in Spanish and English. It uses the charming animal wood carvings of brothers Martin and Quirino Santiago of Oaxaca, Mexico as its illustration.
Cynthia gives an overview of the book:
Opuestos not only teaches children the opposites in Spanish and English but recognizes the life's work of master artisans Quirino and Martin Santiago of La Union, Mexico. Each animal wood carving that illustrates Opuestos was lovingly created in the beautiful mountains of Oaxaca, Mexico for all children to enjoy.
I am a writer of multicultural children's books. For the illustrations of my work, I always collaborate with an artist or artisan from a developing nation. Thus far, I have published four books. I have commitments for three more. These books have been well...