From October 31 to November 2, people in Mexico celebrate the festival of el Día de Los Muertos, the Day of the Dead. This photodocumentary follows Pablo and his family as they prepare to honor the memory of Pablo's grandmother.
Ancona's "photographs catch the affirmation of life that fills the Mexican festival arising from both Aztec and Christian customs honoring the dead....Joyful." — Chicago Tribune
"This intriguing book makes an excellent offering during the Halloween season." — School Library Journal