Latino/a Kid Lit Challenge: What Can You Do with a Paleta?

For the 2014 Latin@s in Kid Lit Reading Challenge: Summer is around the corner, and what better way to celebrate than with a book and an ice cold paleta? What Can You Do with a Paleta? by Carmen Tafolla and … Continue reading

Latino/a Kid Lit Challenge: Iguanas in the Snow/Iguanas en la nieve

For the April 2014 Latin@s in Kid Lit Reading Challenge, and to honor National Poetry Month, we have the Magical Cycle of the Seasons Series by poet Francisco X. Alarc√≥n and illustrated by Maya Christina Gonzalez. Starting the year is … Continue reading

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