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  Cover Art: The Bossy Gallito = El Gallo De Bodas 1996
Gonzalez, Lucia M.
The Bossy Gallito = El Gallo De Bodas
RESUMEN: En este cuento cubano, un gallito mandon ensucia su pico cuando come un granito de maiz y lo debe limpiar antes de ir a la boda de su tio Perico.
1 v. (unpaged) 1994
Spanish Children's Nonfiction Book 398.20972 G
  Cover Art: Family Pictures = Cuadros De Familia 1996
Garza, Carmen Lomas
Family Pictures = Cuadros De Familia
RESUMEN: La autora describe como era crecer en una comunidad mexicanoamericana en Kingsville, Texas.
30 p. 1990
Spanish Children's Nonfiction Book 305.868 G
  Cover Art: Pablo Remembers: The Fiesta of the Day of the Dead 1996
Ancona, George
Pablo Remembers: The Fiesta of the Day of the Dead
During the three-day celebration of the Days of the Dead, a young Mexican boy and his family make elaborate preparations to honor the spirits of the dead.
42 p. 1993
Children's Nonfiction Book 394.26972 A
  Cover Art: Gathering the Sun: An Alphabet in Spanish and English 1998
Ada, Alma Flor
Gathering the Sun: An Alphabet in Spanish and English
RESUMEN: Un libro de poemas que trata del trabajo de campo y de la abondancia de la naturaleza, un poema para cada letra del alfabeto espa~nol.
1997
Spanish Easy Nonfiction Book 428.1 A
  Cover Art: The Golden Flower: A Taino Myth from Puerto Rico 1998
Jaffe, Nina
The Golden Flower: A Taino Myth from Puerto Rico
Explains the origin of the sea, the forest, and the island now called Puerto Rico.
1996
Children's Nonfiction Book 398.20972 J
  Cover Art: In My Family = En Mi Familia 1998
Garza, Carmen Lomas
In My Family = En Mi Familia
RESUMEN: La autora describe como era crecer en una comunidad mexicanoamericana en Kingsville, Texas, cerca de la frontera con Mexico.
1996
Spanish Children's Nonfiction Book 305.868 G
  Cover Art: Barrio : Jose's Neighborhood 2000
Ancona, George
Barrio : Jose's Neighborhood
Presents life in a barrio in San Francisco, describing the school, recreation, holidays, and family life of an eight-year-old boy who lives there.
1998
Children's Nonfiction Book 301.45168 A
  Cover Art: Mama and Papa Have a Store 2000
Carling, Amelia Lau
Mama and Papa Have a Store
From the clip, clop of the milkman's mule in the early morning to the clic, clac of her father's abacus at night, a young girl tells about a day in her family's store and home in Guatemala City. She even tells about her dance celebrating the close of the day.
1998
Easy Picture Book CARLING
  Cover Art: The Secret Stars 2000
Slate, Joseph
The Secret Stars
In New Mexico on a rainy, icy Night of the Three Kings, Sila and Pepe worry that the kings will not be able to use the stars to navigate, so their grandmother takes them on a magical journey to see the stars all around them.
32 p. 1998
Easy Picture Book SLATE
  Cover Art: Juan Bobo Goes to Work: A Puerto Rican Folktale 2002
Montes, Marisa
Juan Bobo Goes to Work: A Puerto Rican Folktale
Although he tries to do exactly as his mother tells him, foolish Juan Bobo keeps getting things all wrong.
2000
Easy Nonfiction Book 398.20972 M
  Cover Art: First Day in Grapes 2004
Perez, L. King
First Day in Grapes
When Chico starts the third grade after his migrant worker family moves to begin harvesting California grapes, he finds that self confidence and math skills help him cope with the first day of school.
2002
Easy Picture Book PEREZ
  Cover Art: Harvesting Hope: The Story of Cesar Chavez 2004
Krull, Kathleen
Harvesting Hope: The Story of Cesar Chavez
A biography of Cesar Chavez, from age ten when he and his family lived happily on their Arizona ranch, to age thirty-eight when he led a peaceful protest against California migrant workers' miserable working conditions.
2003
Children's Nonfiction Book 921 C398
  Cover Art: The Pot That Juan Built 2004
Andrews-Goebel, Nancy
The Pot That Juan Built
A cumulative rhyme summarizes the life's work of renowned Mexican potter Juan Quezada. Additional information describes the process he uses to create his pots after the style of the Casas Grandes people.
1 v. (unpaged) Children's Nonfiction Book 738.1 A
  Cover Art: Arrorró, Mi Niño: Latino Lullabies and Gentle Games 2006
Arrorró, Mi Niño: Latino Lullabies and Gentle Games
An illustrated collection of nursery rhymes, finger play games, and lullabies from the major Latino groups living in the United States today.
2004
Easy Nonfiction Book 784.624 A
  Cover Art: César: Sí Se Puede! = Yes We Can! 2006
Bernier-Grand, Carmen T.
César: Sí Se Puede! = Yes We Can!
48 p. 2004
Children's Nonfiction Book 811.54 B4557
  Cover Art: Me Llamo Celia : La Vida De Celia Cruz 2006
Brown, Monica
Me Llamo Celia : La Vida De Celia Cruz
RESUMEN: La historia de la vida de Celia Cruz, cantante cubana, narrada por su punto de vista.
2004
Spanish Children's Nonfiction Book 921 C8885
  Cover Art: Mis Colores Mi Mundo = My Colors My World 2008
Gonzalez, Maya Christina
Mis Colores Mi Mundo = My Colors My World
RESUMEN: Maya, que vive en el desierto, abre bien sus ojos para encontrar los colores en su mundo, desde el pelo negro de Papi y las flores anaranjadas y moradas de Mami hasta el columpio rojo y el puesto de sol rosado.
23 p. 2007
Spanish Easy Picture Book GONZALE
  Cover Art: Me Llamo Gabito:  La Vida de Gabriel García Márquez 2008
Brown, Monica
Me Llamo Gabito: La Vida de Gabriel García Márquez
2007
Spanish Easy Nonfiction Book
  Cover Art: Papa and Me 2009
Dorros, Arthur
Papa and Me
A bilingual boy and his father, who only speaks Spanish, spend a day together.
1 v. (unpaged) 2008
Easy Picture Book DORROS
  Cover Art: La Velita De Los Cuentos = The Storyteller's Candle 2009
Gonzalez, Lucia M.
La Velita De Los Cuentos = The Storyteller's Candle
RESUMEN: Pura Belpre fue la primera bibliotecaria puertorriquena en la Ciudad de Nuevo York. Durante los primeros dias del Gran Depresion, ella invito a la poblacion inmigrante del Barrio a venir y usar la biblioteca, y alli dio la primera Fiesta de los Tres Reyes para ellos.
30 p. 2008
Spanish Easy Picture Book GONZLE
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