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Lucha Libre: The Man in the Silver Mask (2005)

Author: Xavier Garza Illustrator: Xavier Garza
Publisher: Cinco Puntos Press
Number of pages: 32 pages

Do you know what lucha libre is? Have you ever been to a lucha libre match and seen los technicos and los rudosthe good guys and the bad guysdressed up in their wild costumes and crazy masks? How would you feel if the most famous luchador of all time actually stopped and smiled at you? Find out what happens to Carlitos when The Man in the Silver Maska man hes never seen before in his whole lifeturns and does that very thing to him. Kidsof all agesare drawn to the allure of lucha libre and its masked men and women. In Lucha Libre, young fans will see this fascinating world come alive: favorite heroes and much-feared villains, dressed in dazzling and outrageous costumes, strut and prance across the mat and bounce against the ropes, daring anyone to take them to the floor!

ISBN 13: 978-1-933693-10-1

Available in Spanish and English.