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The Night of Las Posadas

The Night of Las Posadas

by Tomie dePaola Illustrated by Tomie dePaola
The annual celebration of Las Posadas in Santa Fe, New Mexico is delayed when the lead characters are stranded in the snow. Who will play the parts now?
Ages
6, 7, 5
Interest Level
Grades K - 2
Grade Level Equivalent
4.9
Lexile Measure
410L
Guided Reading
NR
Publisher
Putnam Publishing Group
Number of Pages
32
Genre
General Fiction

About the Author and Illustrator

Tomie dePaola Tomie dePaola was born in Meriden, Connecticut in 1934. At age 4, he knew he wanted to become a writer and an illustrator. His mother was an avid book lover and read to him and his brother often. As a child, dePaola would illustrate the books his mother read to him.
Tomie dePaola Tomie dePaola was born in Meriden, Connecticut in 1934. At age 4, he knew he wanted to become a writer and an illustrator. His mother was an avid book lover and read to him and his brother often. As a child, dePaola would illustrate the books his mother read to him.

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