My Little Donkey / Mi Burrito

My Little Donkey / Mi Burrito

by Susie Jaramillo

Board Book(Bilingual: Spanish-English)

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Overview

My Little Donkey / Mi Burrito is the 7th book in the bilingual (English & Spanish) nursery rhyme collection from Canticos.

This holiday book is based on one of the most popular Christmas carols in Spanish: “Mi Burrito Sabanero“ (The Little Donkey from the Savannah).

This bilingual children’s book follows the journey of a trotting donkey on his way to Bethlehem to meet baby Jesus.

Canticos animated videos are now streaming across Nickelodeon’s digital platforms. Watch them now at nickjr.com/canticos

Concept: Holiday / Christmas.

Format: Novelty book with an accordion fold so the book can be opened completely and laid flat or made to stand so children can surround themselves with the story. Interactive lift-the-flap and turn-the-wheel features. Reversible with the original Spanish song on one side and an English adaptation on the other side. Comes in a slipcase.

Children can watch the sing along video at canticosworld.com/videos

Book summary: This tale follows the journey of a trotting donkey and a colorful parade of animal characters on their way to Bethlehem to meet baby Jesus, reminding us all that the best gift you can give this Christmas is love!

About the Series: Canticos is a collection of the most beloved nursery rhymes and children’s songs from all over the Spanish-speaking world. Canticos creates bilingual books, apps, and sing-along videos.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780996995931
Publisher: Encantos
Publication date: 09/12/2017
Series: Canticos Series
Edition description: Bilingual: Spanish-English
Pages: 22
Sales rank: 451,327
Product dimensions: 7.90(w) x 7.20(h) x 1.10(d)
Age Range: 1 - 6 Years

About the Author

Susie Jaramillo: Susie Jaramillo is a mom, an artist and a creative director raising two bilingual children. She worked for many years in advertising having co-founded the vox collective, a NY-based boutique multicultural agency where she served as Chief Creative Officer until 2012. She attended Pratt Institute in Brooklyn where she majored in painting and illustration.

Susie grew up between Venezuela and the United States, always going back and forth fluently between cultures. As a child, she was exposed to songs and traditions from both the United States and Latin America. To bring to life all the things she loved about her Latino culture she created Canticos and now kids of all ages can enjoy these nursery rhymes and songs! She lives in Brooklyn.

Reading Group Guide

English


With my Little Donkey I go walking, all the way to Bethlehem…See me go, see me go, on to Bethlehem I go. Our path is lit so very far, by the bright and shining star…See me go, see me go, on to Bethlehem I go. With my ukulele I go singing, while my Donkey goes a springing…See me go, see me go, on to Bethlehem I go. Our path is lit so very far, by the bright and shining star…See me go, see me go, on to Bethlehem I go. Tukie tukie tukie tukie, tukie tukie tukie ta! Hurry hurry little donkey, cause you know we’re almost there. Tukie tukie tukie tukie, tukie tukie tukie tu! Hurry hurry little donkey, Jesus waits for me and you.

Spanish

Con mi burrito sabanero voy camino de Belén…Si me ven, si me ven, voy camino de Belén. El lucerito mañanero ilumina mi sendero…Si me ven, si me ven,voy camino de Belén. Con mi cuatrico voy cantando, mi burrito va trotando…Si me ven, si me ven, voy camino de Belén. Tuki tuki tuki tuki, tuki tuki tukita! Apúrate mi burrito que ya vamos a llegar. Tuki tuki tuki tuki tuki tuki tukitu! Apúrate mi burrito vamos a ver a Jesús.

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