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The Moor’s Last Stand


The Moor’s Last Stand:
How Seven Centuries of Muslim Rule in Spain Came to an End

by Elizabeth Drayson

I wanted to show why his life matters – and the meanings it now has at this time of extreme tension between the west and the Islamic states.

The last Muslim King in Spain

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May 22, 2017 at 8:25 pm Leave a comment

A carpet frays from the edges…

…but the carpet of Muslims Al Andalus frayed from the very center

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April 27, 2017 at 8:25 pm Leave a comment

M is for Marrakech

M is for Marrakech
M is for Marrakech

by Dr. Tamara PIzzoli, illustrated by Phil Howell

M is for Marrakech is a vibrant alphabet book that highlights cities around the globe in a fun and funky vintage poster inspired style. Short blurbs are provided for each fascinating place, providing readers with visually stimulating content that hopefully inspires them to find out more.

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March 1, 2015 at 5:25 am Leave a comment

Snowflake: The White Gorilla

Snowflake

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January 27, 2014 at 8:25 pm Leave a comment

A mi burro


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January 17, 2013 at 5:25 am Leave a comment

Dali and the Path of Dreams

by Anna Obiolis

Once upon a time, there was a little boy whose name was Salvador, though everyone called him Salvi. What Salvi liked most of all was to run barefoot along the beach with his hoop. One afternoon, as he was playing in the waves, he noticed something gleaming under the water. Looking closer, he saw it was a key that the sea had left there. Without thinking twice, Salvi popped it in his pocket. Then, wondering what the key might be for, Salvi hopped up on to his long-legged elephant and let his imagination lead the way…

March 25, 2011 at 5:05 am Leave a comment

Medio Pollito

Medio Pollito is a half-chick with one leg, one wing, one eye, half a comb and half a beak. But he has a whole heart and an adventurous spirit that will carry him all the way to Madrid. How will he get there? One step at a time.

 

By Diane Ferlatte

By Dr. Mike Lockett, The Normal Storyteller
By children’s author Rick Walton

February 10, 2011 at 6:24 pm Leave a comment

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