Adaptation: Mary Teresa Johansson
Illustrator: Juan Urrejola
Delving into Mapuche mythology is a real pleasure in the hands of the soft watercolors in this book, which explain the origin of the world. With a successful adaptation by the linguist María Teresa Johansson that suggests a fascinating journey through time.
Hardcover children's book, 24 x 18 cms. landscape, interior bond 150 grs., 24 pages 4/4, hot melt.
Long ago, they say, there was a great flood,
the sea rose and flooded the earth forever.
A huge snake came out of the center of the sea and screamed: Cai Cai!
The scream woke Tren Tren, the sleeping snake on the ground.
Cai Cai was the enemy of humans and Tren Tren.