Huatya Curi y los cinco cóndores / Huatya Curi and the Five Condors
by Melinda Lilly, illustrated by Charles Reasoner
Huatya Curi, also known as Potato Eater, son of the mountain spirit Paria Caca, challenges a greedy king and wins a worthy bride, releasing his father from his icy mountain prison.
Chancay and the Secret of Fire: A Peruvian Folk-tale
by Donald Charles
Peruvian folktale of a brave fisherman who learns to relieve his people from the cold and darkness they face.
Por fin es carnaval / Tonight Is Carnaval
by Arthur Dorros, illustrated by Club de Madres Virgen del Carmen Staff
A family in South America eagerly prepares for the excitement of Carnaval.
El secreto de la llama: Leyenda peruana / The Llama's Secret: A Peruvian Legend
by Argentina Palacios, illustrated by Charles Reasoner
A Peruvian rendition of the Great Flood story, in which a llama warns the people and animals to seek shelter on Huillcacato to avoid the rising sea, Mamacocha.
Jamie O'Rourke and the Big Potato: An Irish Folktale
by Tomie de Paola
The laziest man in all of Ireland catches a leprechaun, who offers a potato seed instead of a pot of gold for his freedom.
by Toby Speed, illustrated by Barry Root
Potatoes set off across the darkened fair grounds to enjoy the rides, but Hackemup the chef has other plans for them.