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The Adventure of Languages
  • Author: Carlos Pacheco, Luz Marina Rivas
  • Illustrated by: Adriana Genel
  • Graphic Design: Elena Terife, Natalie Flores
  • Category: Informative, Literature
  • Sub-category: Social Sciences, Cultures, Values

Why are there so many languages? How do people speak in other places? Where do languages come from? Do they change? What languages did some renowned figures speak? The answers to these and many other questions are found in this book which stimulates a reflection on the human instrument par excellence: language. Witty questions about the origin of some words. It comes with a guide with ideas for classroom activities.


The most significant cultural practices, the advancement of the arts and ideas, and a reflection on them, the power, the way we organize ourselves. The positive and not so positive aspects of society.

  • Front cover: 
  • Cardboard 2mm
  • Lined with coated paper
  • Grammage: 150 gsm
  • Ink: 4×0
  • Finish: mate laminate
  • Format: vertical
  • Spine: square


  • Body:
  • Paper: glossy mate
  • Basis weight / Grammage: 150 gsm
  • Ink: 4×4
  • Number of pages: 32 with folio
  • Interior size (W x H): 7.48 x 9.45 in (19 x 24 cm)
  • Total number of pages: 34
  • Page spread: 2 center pages
  • Binding: Hardcover. Thread-sewn
  • Other specifications: No dust jacket. No flap


  • ISBN 980657303X
  • Habit Series
  • Free rights for all countries and languages