These books honor beautiful stories like the life of Mexican painter Frida Kahlo and Cuban music icon, Celia Cruz in English and Spanish with rich and colorful illustrations while also introducing children to concepts like first words, numbers, colors, shapes, and biographies!
Loteria – counting, Inspired by one of the oldest traditional games of chance.
Un Elefante – Inspired by one of the most beloved nursery rhymes ” Un Elefante Se Balanceaba,” this book will introduce little ones to their numbers and their first English and Spanish words.
Lucha Libre – Inspired by the colorful world of freestyle wrestling, this book will introduce your little one to the human body and their first English and Spanish words.
Tres Reyes Magos – colors
Evita – opposites
Cuauhtémoc – Inspired by the last Aztec Emperor of the old Mexico, this book introduces children to both shapes and their first English and Spanish words. You and your child will explore the city of Tenochtitlan along side Cuauhtémoc —where you’ll come across the circulo in the Aztec calendar, the triangle in the pyramid, the heart in the shield of an Aztec princess, and more!
Celia – music, being famous, friendship. Born in 1924 in Havana, Cuba, Celia Cruz has become one of the most popular singers in the world. Her career started at a young age, when she began began entering singing contests and winning pastelitos for her efforts! Celia and her husband later moved to New York, where they became friends with other performers such as Tito Puente. As her popularity soared, Celia became known as the ?Queen of Salsa’. To this day, her magnificent music continues to be sugar to our ears!
Zapata – colors, inspired by Emiliano Zapata, a leading figure in the Mexican Revolution.