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La Llorona : the legendary weeping woman of Mexico

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The ghost of a weeping woman dressed in white, La Llorona, is often spotted beside bodies of water. People in Mexico and in the southwestern United States have claimed to hear her wailing in the night, crying out for her drowned children. This centuries-old legend says that if the wailing woman gets too close, she will drag you to a watery grave.

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Williamson Public Library J 398.2 PET (Text)
Children's Nonfiction
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781543573374
  • ISBN: 1543573371
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : illustrations (mostly color), portraits ; 26 cm.
  • Publisher: North Mankato, MN : Capstone Press, a Capstone imprint, [2020]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Beware the weeping woman -- The legend of La Llorona -- Encounters with La Llorona -- Ladies in white around the world -- Was La Llorona a real person? -- Glossary -- Read more -- Internet sites -- Index.
Summary, etc.:
The ghost of a weeping woman dressed in white, La Llorona, is often spotted beside bodies of water. People in Mexico and in the southwestern United States have claimed to hear her wailing in the night, crying out for her drowned children. This centuries-old legend says that if the wailing woman gets too close, she will drag you to a watery grave.
Target Audience Note:
3-4.
3-9.
770 Lexile.
Z Guided Reading.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 4.7 0.5 502727.
Subject: Llorona (Legendary character) > Juvenile literature.
Mexican Americans > Folklore > Juvenile literature.
Ghosts > Juvenile literature.
Llorona (Legendary character)
Mexican Americans > Folklore.
Ghosts.


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