Chepchop Unai

At the seashore, or chepchop unai, a young boy named Juan learns how to build sand sculptures from his uncle. This book highlights the beauty and importance of intergenerational sharing in the CHamoru culture.

Description

At the seashore, or chepchop unai, a young boy named Juan learns how to build sand sculptures from his uncle. Although he is met with obstacles along the way, Juan keeps trying until he becomes a talented sand sculptor. Chepchop Unai highlights the beauty and importance of intergenerational sharing in the CHamoru culture. The book features captivating illustrations of Juan and his family at the beach and the unique island-inspired sand sculptures he creates there. Chepchop Unai is written mainly in English and utilizes CHamoru words and phrases throughout the story to help teach the language.

Additional information

Weight 12 oz
Author

Catherine Payne 

Illustrator

Neill Catangay

Format

Hardcover: 25 pages

Publication Date

2018

SKU: 978-1-935198-25-3 Category:

$15.00

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