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Children's books in Spanish as well as bilingual Spanish/English. If you are looking for a specific title in Spanish and can't find it on our site, email us at and we'll see what we can find for you.

A de activista Cover Image
ISBN: 9781609805692
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Published: Triangle Square - October 28th, 2014

Following on the outrageous success of Innosanto Nagara’s A is for Activist (now in its fourth printing), A de Activista is a Spanish-language ABC board book written by Grammy Award-winning lyricist and singer Martha Gonzalez and illustrated by Nagara for the next generation of progressives: families who want their kids to grow up in a space that is unapologetic about activism,

Tamalitos: Un Poema Para Cocinar / A Cooking Poem (Bilingual Cooking Poems) Cover Image
By Jorge Argueta, Domi (Illustrator), Elisa Amado (Translator)
ISBN: 9781773060910
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Published: Groundwood Books - September 5th, 2017

In this bilingual cooking poem for young children, Jorge Argueta encourages more creativity and fun in the kitchen as he describes how to make tamalitos from corn masa and cheese, wrapped in cornhusks.

Dalia's Wondrous Hair / El Maravilloso Cabello de Dalia Cover Image
By Gabriela Baeza Ventura (Translator)
ISBN: 9781558857896
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Published: Pinata Books - May 1st, 2014

La Catrina: Emotions-Emociones: Emotions - Emociones Cover Image
ISBN: 9780986109966
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Published: Lil' Libros - January 2nd, 2018

A Lil' Libros Book of Emotions

Inspired by one of the most recognized symbols of Dia De los Muertos (Day of the Dead), this book introduces little ones to emotional expressions and their first English and Spanish words--and teaches them to recognize feelings like emocionado (excited), triste (sad), and confiado (confident).

La Madre Goose: Nursery Rhymes for los Niños Cover Image
ISBN: 9780399251573
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - July 19th, 2016

Classic favorites get a modern Latino twist

The itsy arañita
climbed up the water spout.
Down came la lluvia
and washed la araña out.

My Colors, My World: MIS Colores, Mi Mundo Cover Image
By Maya Christina Gonzalez (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9780892392780
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Published: Children's Book Press (CA) - April 1st, 2013

Maya longs to find brilliant, beautiful color in her world. But when the wind blows, desert sand covers everything, and turns her whole neighborhood the color of dust.With the help of a feathered friend, Maya searches high and low to find the colors in her world.

Talking with Mother Earth/Hablando Con Madre Tierra: Poems/Poemas Cover Image
By Jorge Argueta, Lucia Angela Perez (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780888996268
Availability: Special Order
Published: Groundwood Books - June 1st, 2006

Tetl's skin is brown, his eyes are black, and his hair is long. He's different from the other children, whose taunts wound him deeply, leaving him confused and afraid. But Tetl's grandmother knows the ancient teachings of their Aztec ancestors, and how they viewed the earth as alive with sacred meaning. With her help, he learns to listen to the mountains, wind, corn, and stones.

Whoever You Are/Quienquiera que seas Cover Image
By Mem Fox, Leslie Staub (Illustrator), Alma Flor Ada (Translated by), F. Isabel Campoy (Translated by)
ISBN: 9780152058913
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Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - March 1st, 2007

Every day all over the world, children are laughing and crying, playing and learning, eating and sleeping. Their lives may be quite different. But inside, they are all alike.

Rainbow Weaver: Tejedora del Arcoíris Cover Image
ISBN: 9780892393749
Availability: Backordered
Published: Children's Book Press (CA) - October 15th, 2016

Ixchel wants to follow in the long tradition of weaving on backstrap looms, just as her mother, grandmother, and most Mayan women have done for more than two thousand years. But Ixchel's mother is too busy preparing her weavings for market. If they bring a good price, they will have money to pay for Ixchel's school and books.

I Know the River Loves Me: Yo Sé Que El Río Me Ama Cover Image
By Maya Christina Gonzalez (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780892392360
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Published: Children's Book Press (CA) - April 1st, 2013

Whenever Maya visits the river, the river jumps up to greet her. It cools her down when the summer sun is too hot, and holds her up when she dives in. It keeps her company in the quiet of winter. The river takes care of Maya and Maya takes care of the river.

Black & Blanco!: Engaging Art in English Y Español (Artekids) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781595341549
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Published: Trinity University Press - July 9th, 2013

What better way to be introduced to the contrasting interplay between black and white than with eye-catching works of art. This bi-lingual edition also introduces children at a young age to both English and Spanish.

Counting with -Contando Con Fr Cover Image
ISBN: 9781495126567
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Published: Lil' Libros - January 2nd, 2018

A Lil' Libros Bilingual Counting Book

Introduce your little one to the life of one of Mexico's most iconic painters, Frida Kahlo, while teaching them their numbers, 1 to 10, in English and Spanish. Count una casa azul (one blue house), tres flores (three flowers), and cinco retratos (five portraits).

The essential resource for 20 years

Count Me In!: A Parade of Mexican Folk Art Numbers in English and Spanish (First Concepts in Mexican Folk Art) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781941026700
Availability: Backordered
Published: Cinco Puntos Press - April 11th, 2017

" An] irresistible bilingual picture book for those still learning their numbers...It's darling." -- San Antonio Express-News

" T]his peek into Mexico's art and traditions is certainly one of the most joyous counting books that children will encounter."-- Kirkus

Somos Como Las Nubes / We Are Like the Clouds Cover Image
By Jorge Argueta, Alfonso Ruano (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781554988495
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Published: Groundwood Books - October 11th, 2016

Why are young people leaving their country to walk to the United States to seek a new, safe home? Over 100,000 such children have left Central America. This book of poetry helps us to understand why and what it is like to be them.