Go Time: 8 of the Best Family Vacations for Spring and Summer

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UPDATED June 13th, 2018 It’s spring! Finally! And while this warmer, sunnier and more cheerful season is a welcomed change from winter for many people across the country, it also comes with its own challenges, like planning the best family…

The Beautiful Lady: Our Lady of Guadalupe

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The Beautiful Lady: Our Lady of Guadalupe By Pat Mora • Illustrated by Steve Johnson & Lou Fancher Knopf. 2012 • 40 pages Hardcover ($16.99) ISBN: 978-0-375-86838-2 Ages 5-8 The story of the miracle of Our Lady of Guadalupe…

Uncle Monarch and the Day of the Dead

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Uncle Monarch and the Day of the Dead By Judy Goldman • Illustrated by René King Moreno Boyds Mill Press • 2008 • 32 pages Hardcover ($16.95) ISBN 978-1-59078-425-9 Ages 7-9 Every year, Lupita and her aging Uncle Urbano wait…

On My Block: Stories and Paintings by Fifteen Artists

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On My Block: Stories and Paintings by Fifteen Artists Editied by Dana Goldberg Lee & Low • 2012 • 30 pages Paperback ($8.95) ISBN: 978-0892392407 Ages 6 and up On My Block is a true celebration of diversity in words and pictures.…

C.R. Mudgeon

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C.R. Mudgeon By Leslie Muir • Illustrated by Julian Hector Atheneum • 2012 • 32 pages ISBN: 978-1416979067 Hardcover ($15.99) Ages 4-8 Though stubborn and set in his ways, C.R. Mudgeon is a lovable character indeed. Still, despite…

The Poet Upstairs

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The Poet Upstairs By Judith Ortiz Cofer • Illustrated by Oscar Ortiz Arte Público Press • 2012 • 32 pages ISBN: 978-1-55885-704-9 Hardcover ($16.95) Ages 4-8 Curiosity comes naturally to children, but the development of their…

Return of the Library Dragon

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Return of the Library Dragon By Carmen Agra Deedy • Illustrated by Michael P. White Peachtree • 2012 • 32 pages ISBN: 978-1-56145-621-5 Hardcover ($16.95) Ages 4-8 Are e-books the way of the future? Will cyber libraries replace…

Monkey See, Look at Me!

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Monkey See, Look at Me! Written & Illustrated by Lorena Siminovich Dial Books for Young Readers • 2012 • 32 pages ISBN: 978-0-8037-3737-2 Hardcover ($16.99) Ages 3-8 A friendly little monkey wearing plaid pants and yellow suspenders…

Martín de Porres, The Rose of the Desert

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Martín de Porres, The Rose of the Desert By Gary D. Schmidt • Illustrated by David Diaz Clarion Books • 2012 • 32 pages ISBN 978-0-547-61218-8 Hardcover ($16.99) Ages 6 and up Martín de Porres was the child of a black slave…

All Kinds of Kisses

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All Kinds of Kisses Written & Illustrated by Nancy Fafuri Little Brown and Company • 2012 • 32 pages Hardcover ($16.99) ISBN: 978-0-316-12235-1 Ages 3-6 All babies love their mommies’ kisses. This is also true in this book,…