Amor, Suenos y Fantasias by Alfredo Romero Espinoza

La coleccion de historias cortas "Amor, suenos y fantasias", esta basada en historias reales de diferentes personas cuyas vivencias colindan con la ficcion y sin embargo la sobrepasan. Estas historias hacen hincapie en las experiencias vitales mas fuertes del ser humano, el amor y el sexo, y tambien en los suenos, que a veces se confunden con la realidad y se quedan impregnados para siempre como un suceso mas de nuestras vidas.Paperback

Day of the Dead by Joyce Prince

Miguel awakes with a start. He thinks he has heard his grandfather's voice. His grandfather, José Luis Muñoz, is challenging him to learn about his cultural heritage. During the bus ride to Oaxaca, Pepe tells Miguel about the celebration of the Day of the Dead, which is coming up soon. The story reflects the closeness that exists between the living and the departed loved ones. Paperback
Honorable Mention, International Latino Book Awards 2012, Best Educational Children's Book, Bilingual

El carnicero de los Andes by Eleazar Zavaleta Lozano

"El carnicero de los Andes" describe una terrible realidad: la de los traficantes de organos humanos. Es una historia entretenida que mantiene la intriga y la atencion del lector desde el principio hasta el final. Paperback

Jose Marti (Cuba) by Magalena Zenaida

An Honest Boy, Un hombre sincero, conveys the messages of Cuban national hero and prominent figure in Latin American literature, Jose Marti. Marti's ideas about freedom, democracy and independence come together in a poetic way that ultimately becomes a call to Cuban freedom and universal friendship that echoes long into the future as part of one of Cuba's most famous songs, Guantanamera. Paperback
2014 16th International Latino Book Awards: Best Latino focused Children's Picture Book, Best Children's Non-fiction Picture Book The Mariposa Award, Best First Book/Children and Youth.

La princesa Inkala y la ultima dinastia Inca by Judith G. Leifer

La princesa Inkala y la ultima dinastia inca es la historia inolvidable de una joven princesa chimu que embarca en un misterioso viaje. Cuando surge una rebelion en su tierra natal, se ve obligada a huir con Alpaca y Lorito. En esta historia de aventuras, la princesa Inkala se enfrentara con desafios y traiciones, la posibilidad de amar y la prueba definitiva de una amistad. Paperback

Luisita and COVID-19/Luisita y la COVID-19 by Dora Przybylek

Luisita first hears about COVID-19 on TV. As she usually does, she asks her mom many questions. She learns about the disease and what to do to avoid getting sick. She misses going to the park and seeing her friends, but she enjoys her family time while staying home. Many things have changed and Luisita is happy to go back to school. Paperback

Luisita Cooks/Luisita Cocina by Dora Przybylek

Luisita asks her mom to teach her how to make fruit salad. Together, they choose different fruits, wash them, peel them, cut them and mix them all together in a bowl. Luisita's mom tells her exactly what to do and Luisita follows every direction. Luisita is very proud and happy because now she knows how to cook! Paperback

Luisita is Sick/Luisita esta enferma by Dora Przybylek

Luisita feels very tired. She can't run and play with her friends as she usually does. The doctor tells Luisita's mom that Luisita has cancer. Luisita's mom explains to Luisita what it means to have cancer. Luisita follows several treatments. She is very patient. She learns a lot from her doctors, nurses and friends.Paperback
2018 International Latino Book Awards: Most Inspirational Children's Picture Book, Bilingual.

Luisita Recycles/Luisita recicla by Dora Przybylek

Luisita learns how to take care of our planet by recycling plastic and cardboard items. She is surprised at the things she can do to protect the world we live in. She is happy to know that everyone can help, even little kids. Paperback
2020 International Latino Book Awards: Most Inspirational Children's Picture Book- Bilingual and Best Children's Picture Book Translation - Spanish to English.

Luisita Rides her Bike/Luisita monta en bicicleta by Dora Przybylek

Luisita gets a big surprise from her dad. He has an enormous box waiting for her. It's a box all wrapped up in a pretty paper of many colors. Inside the box there is something that will make Luisita very happy: a bike! Her dad will then teach her how to ride it. She is very excited and learns how to ride her new bike very quickly. Paperback
2017 International Latino Book Awards: Best Children's Picture Book Translation.

Luisita Travels/Luisita viaja by Dora Przybylek

Luisita and her parents travel to visit her parents' friends in Los Angeles. Luisita discovers many new things and befriends Albert. She also learns about people with disabilities. Luisita travels / Luisita viaja is a book about thoughtfulness and acceptance. Paperback

Nuestra Historia by Raquel Benatar

From politics to the arts, science, education, sports, fashion and public service, young readers will discover the journey of twelve people of Latino and Spanish background who made a difference in American life, no matter the barriers they encountered or the adversities they had to face. Paperback

Postcard From Copenhagen/Postales de Copenhague by Rachel Faith

Growing up in New Mexico, Alice is curious about the world beyond. One afternoon she receives a postcard from Silke in Copenhagen. Realizing this is no ordinary postcard, Alice jumps right through it and finds herself in the middle of a journey that begins on cobbled streets and winds up on a mysterious island. Paperback

Postcard From London/Postkarte aus London by Rachel Faith

It is Christmas Eve in Berlin. Leonard receives a postcard from a little girl in London called Marianne, asking him to visit her and bring the brightest starlight in the world. Curious about the world beyond his neighborhood and sensing that this is noordinary postcard, Leonard decides to jump straight through the postcard and see what awaits him in London. Paperback

Riddles/Adivinanzas by Vita Mones & Eleanor Strauss Rosenast

Riddles/Adivinanzas is a series of whimsical, thought provoking riddles that will ignite the imagination of young readers. The book is geared for students age 8 through 11. It can be used as an easy-to-read book for younger students. For older students having difficulties with learning to read, it can be a motivator. Playful illustrations support the text and can be used as an aid in deciphering the meaning of the riddle. In addition, the illustrations can be used as a coloring book. Each riddle is written in both English and Spanish, so that children have fun while learning a new language. Riddles/Adivinanzas is a very useful tool in a bilingual program. Paperback