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5 Great Children’s Books to Celebrate Día de los Muertos

Festival of Bones by Luis San Vicente
This book has poems in Spanish and English, which capture the history of the holiday. It explains how to celebrate Día de los muertos at the cemetery.

Maria Molina and the Days of the Dead by Kathleen Krull
This selection takes you through the celebration through the eyes of a young girl who has lost loved ones, including her little brother. She takes the reader through the preparations and her beliefs and feelings in relation to the holiday. It is a heartwarming story that will help children understand different cultures and their festivities.