The Tales of Juanita Campana

Juanita Campana is a good friend. She loves books, the old neighborhood where she was born, La Candelaria, and the blackberry ice cream. Juanita doesn´t stop dreaming and living her adventures with true passion. This is the worldview of a girl who takes us through historical places of Bogotá and invites us to appreciate the charm of innocence.

Data sheet
Category: Children’s and Young Adult Literature
ISBN: 978-958-30-5766-3
Publication date: 02/01/2019
Extent: 92 pp.
Format: 13.5 x 20.5 cm

Author´s biography

Fanny Buitrago (Barranquilla, 1943). Novelist, playwright and essayist. Among other recognitions, she has the National Theater Award, the V Premio Unesco – Editorial Voluntad for La casa del abuelo, chosen from the Hundred Titles of Basic Literature in Colombia. With El hostigante verano de los dioses she exalted the traditional and not-so-visible voice of women in literature.