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Duncan Tonatiuh Dear Primo: A Letter to My Cousin Book

Duncan Tonatiuh Dear Primo: A Letter to My Cousin Book

Dear Primo: A Letter to My Cousin

From first time Mexican author and illustrator Duncan Tonatiuh comes the story of two cousins, one in America and one in Mexico, and how their daily lives are different yet similar Charlie takes the subway to school Carlitos rides his bike Charlie plays in fallen leaves Carlitos plays among the local cacti Dear Primo covers the sights, sounds, smells, and tastes of tw From first time Mexican author and illustrator Duncan Tonatiuh comes the story of two cousins, one in America and one in Mexico, and how their daily lives are different yet similar Charlie takes the subway to school Carlitos rides his bike Charlie plays in fallen leaves Carlitos plays among the local cacti Dear Primo covers the sights, sounds, smells, and tastes of two very different childhoods, while also emphasizing how alike Charlie and Carlitos are at heart Spanish words are scattered among the English text, providing a wonderful way to introduce the language and culture of Mexico to young children Inspired by the ancient art of the Mixtecs and other cultures of Mexico, Tonatiuh incorporates their stylized forms into his own artwork.FP Level MFP Genre RF

Title : Dear Primo: A Letter to My Cousin
Author :  Duncan Tonatiuh
Language : English
Isbn : 0810938723
Format : Hardcover
Pages : 32 pages

Rating: 4.2

Reviewer: 3240 Reviews

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The Upside Down Boy/El nino de cabeza PDF by Juan Felipe Herrera

The Upside Down Boy/El nino de cabeza PDF by Juan Felipe Herrera

The Upside Down Boy/El nino de cabeza

Fresh from the country, Juanito is bewildered by his new school Everything he does feels upside down he eats lunch when it s recess and goes to play when it s time for lunch, and his tongue feels like a rock when he tries to speak English But a sensitive teacher and his family help him find his voice through poetry, art and music.

Title : The Upside Down Boy/El nino de cabeza
Author :  Juan Felipe Herrera
Language : English
Isbn : 0892391626
Format : Hardcover
Pages : 32 pages

Rating: 4.4

Reviewer: 3099 Reviews

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Xochitl and the Flowers/Xochitl, la nina de las flores Book by Jorge Argueta

Xochitl and the Flowers/Xochitl, la nina de las flores Book by Jorge Argueta

Xochitl and the Flowers/Xochitl, la nina de las flores

In this English Spanish bilingual story, a girl misses her friends, family and garden after she moves from El Salvador to San Francisco.

Title : Xochitl and the Flowers/Xochitl, la nina de las flores
Author :  Jorge Argueta
Language : English
Isbn : 0892391812
Format : Hardcover
Pages : 32 pages

Rating: 4.7

Reviewer: 3096 Reviews

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Book Read Online Mama Does the Mambo by Katherine Leiner

Book Read Online Mama Does the Mambo by Katherine Leiner

Mama Does the Mambo

Sofia loved to watch her parents dance, her father s back straight and strong, her mother s skirts whipping a million lights But Papa s been gone a long time now, and Sofia s beginning to wonder if she ll ever see her beautiful Mama dance again.Katherine Leiner explores the enduring nature of love and the depths of family relationships in this masterfully crafted story R Sofia loved to watch her parents dance, her father s back straight and strong, her mother s skirts whipping a million lights But Papa s been gone a long time now, and Sofia s beginning to wonder if she ll ever see her beautiful Mama dance again.Katherine Leiner explores the enduring nature of love and the depths of family relationships in this masterfully crafted story Remarkable illustrations by Edel Rodriguez sparkle with the brilliant color, movement, and energy of Havana, Cuba

Title : Mama Does the Mambo
Author :  Katherine Leiner
Language : English
Isbn : 078680646X
Format : Hardcover
Pages : 40 pages

Rating: 4.5

Reviewer: 4942 Reviews

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What Can You Do with a Paleta? PDF by Carmen Tafolla

What Can You Do with a Paleta? PDF by Carmen Tafolla

What Can You Do with a Paleta?

Where the paleta wagon rings its tinkly belland carries a treasure of icy paletasin every color of the sarape .As she strolls through her barrio, a young girl introduces readers to the frozen, fruit flavored treat that thrills Mexican and Mexican American children Create a masterpiece, make tough choices strawberry or coconut , or cool off on a warm summer s day th Where the paleta wagon rings its tinkly belland carries a treasure of icy paletasin every color of the sarape .As she strolls through her barrio, a young girl introduces readers to the frozen, fruit flavored treat that thrills Mexican and Mexican American children Create a masterpiece, make tough choices strawberry or coconut , or cool off on a warm summer s day there s so much to do with a paleta

Title : What Can You Do with a Paleta?
Author :  Carmen Tafolla
Language : English
Isbn : 1582462216
Format : Hardcover
Pages : 32 pages

Rating: 4.2

Reviewer: 8823 Reviews

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Susan Middleton Elya Bebé Goes to the Beach PDF

Susan Middleton Elya Bebé Goes to the Beach PDF

Bebé Goes to the Beach

Mama leaves the shopping behind to spend a relaxing day at the beach But sweet Bebe won t sit still He toddles after the waves, chases a bouncing pelota, and even surfs on a sand sculpture When Beb finally tuckers out, Mama gets her chance to soak up el sol.Mama and Bebe spiced things up in their first book together, Beb Goes Shopping and now they re at it again Incl Mama leaves the shopping behind to spend a relaxing day at the beach But sweet Bebe won t sit still He toddles after the waves, chases a bouncing pelota, and even surfs on a sand sculpture When Beb finally tuckers out, Mama gets her chance to soak up el sol.Mama and Bebe spiced things up in their first book together, Beb Goes Shopping and now they re at it again Includes a glossary of Spanish words

Title : Bebé Goes to the Beach
Author :  Susan Middleton Elya
Language : English
Isbn : 0152060006
Format : Hardcover
Pages : 40 pages

Rating: 4.2

Reviewer: 4035 Reviews

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Download Online Book Fiesta!: Celebrate Children's Day/Book Day; Celebremos El dia de los ninos/El dia de los libros (Bilingual Spanish-English) Book by Pat Mora

Download Online Book Fiesta!: Celebrate Children's Day/Book Day; Celebremos El dia de los ninos/El dia de los libros (Bilingual Spanish-English) Book by Pat Mora

Book Fiesta!: Celebrate Children's Day/Book Day; Celebremos El dia de los ninos/El dia de los libros (Bilingual Spanish-English)

Take a ride in a long submarine or fly away in a hot air balloon Whatever you do, just be sure to bring your favorite book Rafael L pez s colorful illustrations perfectly complement Pat Mora s lilting text in this delightful celebration of El d a de los ni os El d a de los libros Children s Day Book Day Toon Toon Includes a letter from the author and suggestions for c Take a ride in a long submarine or fly away in a hot air balloon Whatever you do, just be sure to bring your favorite book Rafael L pez s colorful illustrations perfectly complement Pat Mora s lilting text in this delightful celebration of El d a de los ni os El d a de los libros Children s Day Book Day Toon Toon Includes a letter from the author and suggestions for celebrating El d a de los ni os El d a de los libros Children s Day Book Day.Pasea por el mar en un largo submarino o viaja lejos en un globo aerost tico No importa lo que hagas, no olvides traer tu libro preferido Las coloridas ilustraciones de Rafael L pez complementan perfectamente el texto r tmico de Pat Mora en esta encantadora celebraci n de El d a de los ni os El d a de los libros Tun Tun Incluye una carta de la autora y sugerencias para celebrar El d a de los ni os El d a de los libros.The author will donate a portion of the proceeds from this book to literacy initiatives related to Children s Day Book Day.La autora donar una porci n de las ganancias de este libro a programas para fomentar la alfabetizaci n relacionados con El d a de los ni os El d a de los libros

Title : Book Fiesta!: Celebrate Children's Day/Book Day; Celebremos El dia de los ninos/El dia de los libros (Bilingual Spanish-English)
Author :  Pat Mora
Language : Spanish
Isbn : 0061288772
Format : Hardcover
Pages : 40 pages

Rating: 4.7

Reviewer: 5504 Reviews

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Pat Mora Gracias/Thanks PDF

Pat Mora Gracias/Thanks PDF

Gracias/Thanks

A young multiracial boy celebrates family, friendship, and fun by telling about some of the everyday things for which he is thankful.

Title : Gracias/Thanks
Author :  Pat Mora
Language : English
Isbn : 1600602584
Format : Hardcover
Pages : 32 pages

Rating: 4.9

Reviewer: 3913 Reviews

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My Diary from Here to There/Mi diario de aquí hasta allá Book by Amada Irma Pérez

My Diary from Here to There/Mi diario de aquí hasta allá Book by Amada Irma Pérez

My Diary from Here to There/Mi diario de aquí hasta allá

A young girl describes her feelings when her father decides to leave their home in Mexico to look for work in the United States Told in English and Spanish.

Title : My Diary from Here to There/Mi diario de aquí hasta allá
Author :  Amada Irma Pérez
Language : Multiple languages
Isbn : 0892391758
Format : Hardcover
Pages : 32 pages

Rating: 4.5

Reviewer: 8091 Reviews

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Book Read Gathering the Sun: An Alphabet in Spanish and English: Bilingual Spanish-English by Alma Flor Ada

Book Read Gathering the Sun: An Alphabet in Spanish and English: Bilingual Spanish-English by Alma Flor Ada

Gathering the Sun: An Alphabet in Spanish and English: Bilingual Spanish-English

In simple words and sun drenched paintings, Alma Flor Ada and Sim n Silva take us into the fields and orchards, and into the lives of the people who work them Simple poems in Spanish and English, one for each letter of the Spanish alphabet, describe the wonder of the vegetable and fruit farms Together, the poems and the rich illustrations celebrate the glory of nature an In simple words and sun drenched paintings, Alma Flor Ada and Sim n Silva take us into the fields and orchards, and into the lives of the people who work them Simple poems in Spanish and English, one for each letter of the Spanish alphabet, describe the wonder of the vegetable and fruit farms Together, the poems and the rich illustrations celebrate the glory of nature and the hearts of all who dedicate their lives to working the land

Title : Gathering the Sun: An Alphabet in Spanish and English: Bilingual Spanish-English
Author :  Alma Flor Ada
Language : English
Isbn : 0688170676
Format : Paperback
Pages : 40 pages

Rating: 4.9

Reviewer: 8954 Reviews