El Día de los Niños/El Día de los Libros

a Celebration of Childhood and Bilingual Literacy

Bilingual Books to Share


Spanish Fun
by Catherine Bruzzone and Lone Morton. NTC Publishing Group, 1995.
Making Magic Windows: Creating Cut Paper Projects with Carmen Lomas Garza
by Carmen Lomas Garza. Children's Book Press, 1999.


Arroz con Leche: Popular Songs and Rhymes from Latin America
by Lulu Delacre. Scholastic Trade, 1992.
The Baby Chicks Sing/Los Pollitos Dicen
by Nancy Abraham Hall, Jill Syverson-Stork and Kay Chorao. Little Brown & Co., 1994.
Confetti: Poems for Children
by Pat Mora. Lee & Low Books, 1996.
Cool Salsa: Bilingual Poems on Growing Up Latino in the United States.
Lori M. Carlson (editor). Henry Holt & Company, 1994.
"De Colores" and Other Latin-American Folk Songs for Children
by Jose-Luis Orozco. E. P. Dutton, 1994.
Grandmother’s Nursery Rhymes/Las Nanas de Abuelita
by Nelly Palacio Jaramillo. Henry Holt & Company, 1994.
Laughing Tomatoes and Other Spring Poems/Jitomates Risueños y Otros Poemas de Primavera
by Francisco X. Alarcon and Chris Gonzalez. Children’s Book Press, 1997.
My First Book of Proverbs/M� Primer Libro de Dichos
by Ralfka Gonzalez and Ana Ruiz. Children’s Book Press, 1995.
Sip, Slurp, Soup, Soup/Caldo, Caldo, Caldo
by Diane Gonzales Bertrand. Arte Publico Press, 1997.
This Big Sky
by Pat Mora. Scholastic Press, 1998.
Tortillitas Para Mama and Other Spanish Rhymes.
by Barbara Cooney. Henry Holt & Company, 1987.


The Bossy Gallito/El Gallo de Bodas
by Lucia M. Gonzalez. Scholastic Trade, 1999.
Calling the Doves/El Canto de las Palomas
by Juan Felipe Herrera. Children’s Book Press, 1995.
Carlos and the Carnival/Carlos y la Feria
by Jan Romero Stevens. Rising Moon, 1999.
Con M� Hermano/With My Brother
by Eileen Roe. Aladdin Paperbacks, 1994.
La Cucaracha Martina : A Caribbean Folktale
by Daniel Moreton. Turtle Books, 1999.
Delicious Hullabaloo/Pachanga Deliciosa
by Pat Mora. Pinata Books, 1998.
Family Pictures/Cuadros de Familia
by Carmen Lomas Garza. Children’s Book Press, 1998.
Farolitas for Abuelo
by Rudolfo A. Anaya. Hyperion, 1999.
The Farolitos of Christmas
by Rudolfa A. Anaya. Hyperion, 1999.
The Flute Player/La Flautista
by Robyn Eversole. Orchard Books, 1995.
Friends from the Other Side/Amigos del Otro Lado
by Gloria Anzaldua. Children’s Book Press, 1993.
by Sandra Cisneros. Dragonfly, 1997.
The Harvest Birds/Los Pájaros de la Cosecha
by Blanca Lopez de Mariscal. Children’s Book Press, 1995.
In My Family/En Mi Familia
by Carmen Lomas Garza and Harriet Rohmer. Children’s Book Press, 1996.
Listen to the Desert/Oye al Desierto
by Pat Mora. Clarion Books, 1994.
The Lizard and the Sun/La Lagartija y el Sol
by Alma Flora Ada, Rosalma Zubizarreta (translator). Bantam Books, 1997.
Los Tres Pequenos Jabalies/The Three Little Javelinas
by Susan Lowell. Northland Publishing, 1996.
Margaret and Margarita/Margarita y Margaret
by Lynn Reiser. Mulberry Books, 1996.
Moon Rope: A Peruvian Folktale/Un Lazo a la Luna: Una Leyenda Peruana
by Lois Ehlert, Amy Prince(translator). Harcourt Brace, 1992.
Prietita and the Ghost Woman/Prietita y la Llorona
by Gloria Anzaldua. Children’s Book Press, 1996.
The Rainbow Tulip
by Pat Mora. Viking, 1999.
Sip, Slurp, Soup, Soup - Caldo, Caldo, Caldo
by Diane Gonzales Bertrand. Arte Publico, 1997.
The Spirit of T�o Fernando: A Day of the Dead Story/ El Esp�ritu de T�o Fernando: Una Historia del D�a de los Muertos
by Janice Levy, Teresa Mlawler (translator). Albert Whitman & Co., 1995.
Tom�s and the Library Lady/Tom�s y la Señora de la Biblioteca
by Pat Mora. Knopf, 1997.
Uncle Nacho's Hat : El Sombrero del Tío Nacho
by Harriet Rohmer. Children's Book Press, 1989.


�Aplauso!: Hispanic Children’s Theater.
Joe Rosenberg (editor). Arte Publico Press, 1995.

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