Latino/a Kid Lit Challenge: Me, Frida

For the 2014 Latin@s in Kid Lit Reading Challenge: In celebration of Women’s History Month, we have Me, Frida by Amy Novesky and David Diaz, a picture book biography about Frida Kahlo’s time living in the city of San Francisco … Continue reading

Latino/a Kid Lit Challenge: Biblioburro

Today we are reading for the 2014 Latin@s in Kid Lit Reading Challenge: and for our ongoing Library Week. The story of Luis Soriano Bohórquez and his quest to bring books to inaccessible areas of Columbia via burros is inspiring. We … Continue reading

Library Week: Honoring Libraries Around the World

Did you know February is Library Lover’s Month is some regions? To honor the importance of libraries, we are holding Library Week here at Wrapped in Foil. Look for a series of posts about big libraries, little libraries and libraries … Continue reading

Observing Multicultural Children’s Book Day with Lin Yi’s Lantern

Since I decided to make this a year of multicultural reading, it was thrilling to find out about Multicultural Children’s Book Day: Celebrating Diversity in Children’s Literature coming up on January 27, 2014. The co-creators of this event are Mia … Continue reading