Hispanic Heritage Month Booklist 2014

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Childrens

Abuelo by Arthur Dorros Together, a young boy and his Abuelo go camping, ride horses, get lost and found, and even confront a mountain lion.  When the boy’s family moves to the city from the country, away from Abuelo, it is his memories that help him adjust to his new life.

Gazpacho for Nacho by Tracey Kyle Gazpacho for breakfast, gazpacho for lunch, gazpacho for dinner, for snack and for brunch, which is the only thing that Nacho wants to eat.  He won’t even try other dishes —until he discovers the miles and piles of mouthwatering vegetables at the market. 

Green Is a Chile Pepper: A Book of Colors by Roseanne Greenfield Thong Yellow is masa, tortillas, and sweet corn cake.  These are just some of the featured objects in this fun-to-read rhyming book of colors.  The rich boisterous illustrations reinforce the beautiful colors found in every child’s day.

 

Teen

Aristotle & Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe by Benjamin Saenz Aristotle is an angry teen with a brother in prison. Dante is a know-it-all who has an unusual way of looking at the world. When the two meet, . . . → Read More: Hispanic Heritage Month Booklist 2014