Writer: Mariana RamírezIllustrator: Mario TrigoMartha Wants to Dance tells the story of a lizard who dreams of being a dancer, even though her body and alla her friends warn her that it is impossible because of her tail. A history of overcoming, of perseverance, and of encouraging talent.
Paperback children's book, 18 x 18 cms., opaque 170 gr. couché interior, 16 pages, 4/4, hot melt.And with that, she started to practice.
Patiently, the dancers showed her again and again
how she needed to stand and twist.
It was clearly not that easy
Every time she tried it, she would step on her tail
and fall headlong to the floor.
It didn't matter where she put her foot down,
her long green tail was always in the way.