What do you get when you cross The Little Red Hen with a burro and his friends? Burro's Tortillas! In this humorous Southwestern retelling of a childhood favorite, Burro finds it difficult to get any help from his friends as he diligently works to turn corn into tortillas. Young children will love the repetition; older children will enjoy the book's many puns. In addition to its Southwestern -flavor, - the delightful story imparts an accurate picture of the traditional way that tortillas are made. A Spanish/English glossary and a simple recipe for making tortillas are included in the -For Creative Minds- section.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - NMkimdykstra - LibraryThing
Personal Response: I thought this book was very cute. It was definitely predictable because I know the Little Red Hen story, still it was great to see the author's Southwestern approach to this story ... Read full review
BURRO'S TORTILLASUser Review - Jane Doe - Kirkus
Those looking for a Southwestern or Mexican variant of The Little Red Hen will find it here. Burro, dressed in overalls and a chile-bedecked shirt, calls his friends to help him pick the corn to make ... Read full review