Secret of the Andes

secret of the andes

1953  Newbery Medal Winner

An Incan boy who tends llamas in a hidden valley in Peru learns the traditions and secrets of his ancestors. ---from the publisher

"The story of an Incan boy who lives in a hidden valley high in the mountains of Peru with old Chuto the llama herder. Unknown to Cusi, he is of royal blood and is the 'chosen one.' A compelling story."—Booklist 

120 pages                              978-014030926                        Ages 8-12

Keywords:  growing up, heritage, Incas, Peru, mountains, South America, traditions, identity, royalty, 8 year old, 9 year old, 10 year old, 11 year old, 12 year old

 

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