Count on Culebra: Go from 1 to 10 in Spanish

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Holiday House, Jan 1, 2008 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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A companion to the popular Manana, Iguana that teches how to count in spanish.When Iguana stubs her toe, Doctor Culebra comes to the rescue. But his suggestions sound a little loco to everyne else. How will tying un rolling pin and dos kettles to Iguana's tail make her better? And more importantly, will Iguana feel well enough to make her cactus butter dulces?The extremely popular "Manana, Iguana" has sold and reprinted quickly, and Ann Whitford Paul and Ethan Long's previous titles have received much praise.

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Review: Count on Culebra: Go from 1 to 10 in Spanish

User Review  - Jen - Goodreads

There is much less counting in the book than one maybe expects. Read full review

Review: Count on Culebra: Go from 1 to 10 in Spanish

User Review  - Karen - Goodreads

I like bilingual aspects and there is a little more story here than other counting books. I think I enjoy these characters more in her other books, however. Read full review

About the author (2008)

Ann Whitford Paul was a social worker before becoming a writer. Kirkus Reviews called her text forMaņana Iguana "clever" and said it is "an excellent chance for young readers ... to learn some Spanishvocabulary." Ann Whitford Paul writes poetry, picture books, and easy readers for children. Some of the picture books she wrote are "The Seasons Sewn: A Year in Patchwork," "All by Herself," and "Eight Hands Round: A Patchwork Alphabet." She lives in southern California.

Ethan Long has illustrated many picture books and novels for Holiday House. He is also the creator of Farm Force, an animated comedy series which was the Viewer's Choice Award winner of the 2005 Nextoons: The Nicktoons Film Festival. He is a graduate of Ringling School of Art and Design, and his work has been exhibited in the Society of Illustrators New York and Los Angeles shows. Visit him on the web at

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