Bilingual (Spanish/English) Children’s Books

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Grade Level: K-5. This collection is perfect for educators who want to incorporate Spanish language comprehension into their curriculum. The stories are fun, colorful, and educational, with enough English to help students embrace and understand bilingual content. Books include:

  • Joelito’s Big Decision by Ann Berlak
  • In my Family/ En Mi Familia by Carmen Lomas Garza (Curriculum Guide)
  • Flores para Luciam, la Murcielaga / Flowers for Lucia, the Bat by Laura Navarro
  • Olita y Manyula: El gran cumpleaños/ Olita and Manyula: The Big Birthday by Jorge Argueta
  • Flutter and Hum: Animal Poems/ Aleteo y Zumbido: Poemas de Animales by Julie Paschkis
  • The Great and Mighty Nikko! by Xavier Garza
  • Little Chanclas by Jose Lozano
  • Abuela by Arthur Dorros
  • The Place Where You Live/ El lugar donde vives by James Luna
  • Mango, Abuela, and Me by Meg Medina
  • Salsa: Un poema para cocinar/ Salsa: A Cooking Poem by Jorge Argueta
  • Maya’s Blanket/ La Manta de Maya by Monica Brown
  • My Tata’s Remedies/ Los remedios de mi tata by Roni Capin Rivera-Ashford
  • Margarito’s Forest / El Bosque de Don Margarito by Andy Carter
  • El torneo de Trabalenguas / The Tongue Twister Tournament by Nicolas Kanellos
  • Olinguito, de la A a la Z! / Olinguito, from A to Z! by Lulu Delacre
  • Marisol McDonald and the Monster / Marisol McDonald y el monstruo by Monica Brown
  • Marta! Big & Small by Jen Arena
  • Mamá the Alien / Mamá la Extraterrestre by René Colato Laínez
  • A Surprise for Teresita / Una sorpresa para Teresita by Virginia Sánchez-Korrol
  • How do you say? / Cómo se dice? by Angela Dominguez
  • Captain Mama’s Surprise / La Sorpresa de Capitan Mama by Graciela Tiscareño-Sato
  • Little Night Nochecita by Yuyi Morales
  • The Story Circle / El círculo de cuentos by Diane Gonzales Bertrand

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