The Moon in the Almond Tree

Gerardo and his brother are immersed in the innocence of their childhood; they must face the reality of a country that is torn between the beauty of its landscapes and its people with their troubles. They will be involved in an event that will change their family life completely, but they will also learn that life is not what it seems.

Data sheet
Category: Children’s and Young Adult Literature
ISBN: 978-958-705-608-2
Publication date: 24/03/2012
Extent: 88 pp.
Format: 12 x 19 cm

Author´s biography

Gerardo Meneses Claros (Pitalito, 1966). Renowned Colombian writer, he has published around eighteen children’s books in Colombia, Ecuador and México. The Secretary of Public Education of México selected La novia de mi hermano to be part of the 2011 catalog. This book won the IV El Barco de Vapor-Biblioteca Luis Ángel Arango Award.