The Farolitos of Christmas: A New Mexico Christmas Story

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New Mexico Magazine, 1987 - Christmas - 32 pages
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When Luz's father has not returned home and her abuelo is to ill to cut wood for luminaries, Luz anticipates a sad Christmas. Using her limited resources, Luz makes farolitos with paper bags and candles. The farolitos guide the way of the pastores and brighten the christmas night.

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A great childrens' story. Makes me want to resurrect my NM heritage and put out luminarias next Christmas! Read full review

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Anaya is professor emeritus of English at the University of New Mexico.

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