Reviews

THE LEGEND OF THE POINSETTIA

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

Lucida and her mother are recruited by Padre Alvarez to weave a new blanket for the figure of Baby Jesus carried in their village's Christmas procession. They take to their task with great energy, but Lucida's mother falls ill and is not able to finish the blanket in time. When Lucida tries to weave it herself, she only manages to produce a hopeless set of tangles. Ashamed that she will have no ... Read full review

User reviews

User Review - Flag as inappropriate

Shows Mexican Christmas traditions and self sacrafice

User ratings

5 stars
21
4 stars
27
3 stars
15
2 stars
0
1 star
0

All reviews - 79
5 stars - 20
4 stars - 27
3 stars - 15
2 stars - 0
1 star - 0
Unrated - 17

All reviews - 79

All reviews - 79
Kirkus - 1