Book cover of Once There Was, Spanish version.

Once There Was and Was Not

Spanish Version

Based on a true story, this Armenian proverb unites young Artun and his two friends, Sarkis and Lazar, with one beautiful cow. As the trio learn about sharing, caring and responsibility, this modern folktale reminds us how small acts can change the world for the better.

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  • Spanish Translation
  • Grades 5-6
  • 8" x 10"
  • 36 pages
  • Written by Page McBrier
  • Illustrated by Stefano Vitale


Each unit is multidisciplinary and aligned with Common Core standards for English Language Arts and Math, Next Generation Science, C3 Standards for Social Studies, and professional organization standards for the Visual Arts and others.


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