Díaz, Gloria Cecilia
Der Himmel glüht

A story from Colombia

Translated from Colombian Spanish by Ilse Layer
© 2003 Baobab Series by Atlantis Verlag
CHF 23.00 / € 14,90
ISBN 978-3-7152-0485-7
ages 10 and up

Sometimes, 10-year-old Jana wishes that the entire village had toothache so that her father, a dentist, would have more work. Then there would be enough money to repair the house roof. One day, though, everything changes, and Jana must learn to understand what her mother means when she says that in life, one must always grow.


Original edition: »El sol de los venados« © 1993 by Ediciones sm, Madrid