Lady of Guadalupe (The Lady of Guadalupe)

Lady of Guadalupe   depaola

A gorgeously depicted story of the Lady of Guadalupe and her love for the people of Mexico.

In stunning words and images, Tomie dePaola renders the beautiful story of the Mother of God appearing to an indigenous man in Mexico to teach true peace to the native people. In these visitations, the Lady of Guadalupe shows her great love for the Mexican people, and proves that culture need not be obliterated to bring the Christian faith to others. The beauty of the Lady’s love is reflected in dePaola’s spectacular watercolor illustrations. ----from the publisher

Recounts the appearance of the Lady of Guadalupe to a poor Indian farmer in Mexico in 1531.---from the publisher

32 pages                          978-0823403738                       Ages 8-12

Keywords: girls and women, legends, Christianity, Mexico,  peace, multicultural, saints, 16th century, Hispanic and Latino, Latinx, diversity, diverse books, religion, values, miracles

Editor's note:  The Lady of Guadalupe is the patron saint of Mexico.

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