Francisco de Orellana y la Expedición al Amazonas


Author: Elizabeth Mejías

Illustrator: Alfredo Cáceres

Reading Grade Level: 3RD - 4TH, 4TH - 5TH

Type of Book: Picture

Fiction or Non-Fiction: Non Fiction

During the conquest of the Americas, there were many stories about it's abundant riches. Many Spaniards explored hoping to obtain fame and fortune. Francisco de Orellana was one of these explorers. He wished to encounter riches in the lands of cinnamon, when he embarked on the journey through the Amazon. This biography told in narrative form engages children in the narrative of

Pages: 40

Size: 23,5 X 21,5 cm

Hard or Soft Cover: Soft Cover

Year Published: 2012