“You can cut all the flowers but you cannot keep Spring from coming.”Chilean poet
Check out the book display in the Jr. High library and check out books about Chile!
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, online.culturegrams.com/world/world_country.php?cid=33&cn=Chile. Accessed 06 September 2019.