Folk Tales from Chile

“You can cut all the flowers but you cannot keep Spring from coming.” 
~Pablo Neruda

Chilean poet

Website Resources

Check out the book display in the Jr. High library and check out books about Chile!

The Dreamer

OPA Jr. High Library Country Profile:

CIA World Factbook

Music of Chile

Utah’s Online Library

Did You Know?

  • Chile stretches along 2,672 miles (4,300 kilometers) of South America’s western coast, but its average width is only about 110 miles (177 kilometers).
  • More than one out of every three Chileans lives in the Santiago metropolitan region.
  • Manjar, made by boiling an unopened can of sweetened condensed milk for hours, is a favorite bread spread and baking ingredient.
  • Two Chilean poets, Gabriela Mistral and Pablo Neruda, have won Nobel Prizes in literature.

“Chile.” CultureGrams Online Edition, ProQuest, 2019, Accessed 06 September 2019.

Pablo Neruda