Thursday, February 3, 2011

Chocolate Lily Book Awards: Viva Zapata

Viva Zapata by Emilie Smith of Vancouver and Margarita Kenefic Tejada of Guatemala, is a fictional story  about Mexican revolutionary hero Emiliano Zapata's childhood.

Mini book reviews from our primary classes...

division 6
The main character was brave. -Cindy
The illustrations are black and white but they are still detailed. -Summi
It was based on a true person. -Julaine
It was different because it had no colour. - Sophie
The main character was kind and cared about other people. -Jen

division 7
The pictures are cool. -Annika
Emiliano is very kind and helps others. -Sharon
I liked the story. - Sarah
Emiliano was brave. - Eddie
The story is a guide to life. - Liat

division 8
It's very nice that he save the horses. -Areej
The bandidos were like the Club Penguin polar bear. -Mya
We all liked the pants part.

division 9
I liked the part when he rescued the horses. -Thomas
The illustration with the bad guys splitting their pants was funny. -Alexander

division 10
It's nice that he helps people. -Carisa
I like the cover and the illustrations in the book. -Declan
I liked the part about saving the horses. -Kylie

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