“[An] irresistible bilingual picture book for those still learning their numbers…It’s darling.” — San Antonio Express-News
“[T]his peek into Mexico’s art and traditions is certainly one of the most joyous counting books that children will encounter.”— Kirkus
“[A] fine bilingual counting book … beautiful, creative, and sometimes whimsical.” — School Library Journal
“Weill returns with another joyous celebration of Mexican folk art.” — Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books
The Aguilar Sisters, lively and independent women, are Mexico’s most renowned artisans. They learned how to make clay figurines from their mother, Isaura Álcantara Diaz. Their humorous sculptures of village characters are in collections around the world.