By Juana Martinez-Neal (Candlewick Press)
Alma Sofia Esperanza José Pura Candela thinks that six is way too many names! But as she learns more about how her names connect her to her family, Alma becomes very proud of all her names.
By Angela Dominguez (Roaring Brook Press)
Shy Stella loves marine animals but worries about finding the right words to make a presentation about them to her third-grade class.
by Erika L. Sánchez (Knopf Books for Young Readers)
After the death of her dutiful older sister, Olga, rebellious Julia deals with her family’s grief and the discovery of her sister’s secret double life.
Library Card Sign-up Month
Encourage your students to sign up for a library card from their local public library.
Hispanic Heritage Month
Check out these Hispanic Heritage Booklists from Colorín Colorado
International Literacy Day
This United Nations event reminds us of the importance of literacy as a matter of human rights.
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