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Martina and the Wondrous Waterfall

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Join La Cucarachita Martina and her friends in a magical musical adventure as they each take turns playing their instruments to a magical waterfall. Learn about instruments from all over the world as the band creates a musical medley known as Plena.
Paperback, 34 pages
Published September 1st 2014 by Martina's Coin Publishing Co.
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Jennifer
Oct 07, 2014 rated it really liked it
I received this children's story as a Goodreads Giveaway.

This is a wonderful children's story about various animals (a roach, dog, rat, frog . . .)that each play their own instruments. One day, the rat and the roach are both playing and they both brag that their instruments are more beautiful than the other's. To find out whose is more beautiful sounding they decide to go to a waterfall to see who's playing will stop the falls from flowing. Along the way, they meet other animals who
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Amber Griffith
Aug 31, 2014 rated it it was amazing
I won this book on a goodreads giveaway! I absolutely love this book as not only does it teach kids acceptance of others but it also teaches them about the wonderful things that can happen when they work together!!
Melissa
Dec 22, 2014 rated it it was ok
I received this book as a Goodreads Giveaway, and I was requested (not required) to write a review. I wasn't a fan. I found both the story and the artwork very strange. The artwork has several watercolor-like scenes, that are fine, but the characters themselves are kinda scary and the sizing of the animals is strange too (example: the dog is the same size as the cockroach - Goodness, I hope I never see those cockroaches in my house!)

The story is about a cockroach and a rat that are m
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Yadhira Gonzalez-Taylor is the author of two children's books. Her titles are: Martina Finds a Shiny Coin and Martina and the Wondrous Waterfall.

Yadhira is a professional wearer of a thousand and one hats. Among the many she wears, the most important one is that of mother. She holds a law degree from New York Law School as well as bachelor and masters degrees from John Jay College of Criminal Jus
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