ABC Of The Characters In Brazilian Folklore
Author: Januária Cristina Alves
Publishing company: FTD Educação
Number of pages: 416
About publishing company: FTD Educação has been in the publishing market since 1902 and Literature is one of our main interests. Our catalogue is greatly diversified, about 680 titles from toddlers to Young Adult, including renowned Brazilian authors such as Ana Maria Machado, winner of the Hans Christian Andersen Award. In addition, our catalogue features notorious titles, that received important literary awards, such as the White Ravens, Jabuti (Brazilian Book Chambers) and the FNLIJ (the Brazilian section of IBBY). International partnerships brighten our catalogue even more.
FTD Educação holds fourteen subsidiaries, nine distributors and ten service centers to ensure that our books reach the largest number of children and young people from every State of Brazil.
ISBN: 978-85-9493-050-7 / 978-85-96-01118-1
This ABC contains 141 characters from Brazilian folklore, carefully selected from the most specialized bibliography and faithfully described, according to multiple reports of people who actually saw the Werewolf at midnight, the Curupira at a crossroads, Saci-pererê in the forest and The Boto at the bottom of the sea. A unique editorial work for researchers and students of the subject and for those who are interested in entering this wonderful world. This book’s rare and
expressive illustrations, full of vibrant colors, are outstanding.
FNLIJ Award 2018 – Highly Recommended: Informative Book