Each week we will highlight books from our Hispanic Booklist.
Especially for Pre-School – 2nd Grade The Cazuela that the Farm Maiden Stirred by Samantha Vamos
A tale about a farm maiden who is aided by a group of animals, prepares “Arroz con Leche,” or rice pudding. The book also includes the recipe and a glossary of the Spanish words that are woven throughout the text.
Especially for Children 3rd – 8th grade Arroz con leche Rice Pudding by Jorge Argueta
Cooking poems about rice pudding, which provide family fun in the kitchen.Each week we will highlight books from our Hispanic Heritage Booklist. Come back next week for more books to check out.
Just for Teens Hey 13! by Gary Soto
The road from childhood to the life of a young adult is a rollercoaster of ups and downs. Soto presents thirteen short stories all featuring 13-years-olds dealing with a range of thought provoking dilemmas.
Adult – Fiction Cubop City Blues by Pablo Medina
Medina, Cuban by birth but raised in New York City from the age of twelve, is a prolific author and poet. Cubop City is a love story . . . → Read More: Books in the Spotlight!