The Stranger and the Red Rooster / El forastero y el gallo rojo

Title

The Stranger and the Red Rooster / El forastero y el gallo rojo

Illustrator

José Jara

Publisher

Pinata Books

Publication Year

2006

ISBN

9781558854208

Pages

26 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picture book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

When a tall, thin stranger with a horribly scarred face comes to Carlbad, California, everyone is afraid of him until he and his big red rooster make them laugh.

Grade Level

PK-1

Diversity Topics

Disability and Health; Physical appearance; facial scars

Main Character

adult male

Race/Ethnicities

Mexican American

Family Formation

mother and father

Keywords

rooster; stranger; neighborhood; church; bugs; yellow ribbon; English/Spanish

Diversity Impact

direct

The Stranger and the Red Rooster / El forastero y el gallo rojo

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