Paideia School Library

Paideia School

Belpre Award, Illustrator

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    2010

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    My abuelita

    Johnston, Tony, 1942-

    With great gusto, a child's grandmother performs deep knee bends, consumes a breakfast of "huevos estrellados," and practices vocal exercises before going to work as a storyteller.

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    2009

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    Just in case : a trickster tale and Spanish alphabet book

    Morales, Yuyi.

    As Señor Calavera prepares for Grandma Beetle's birthday he finds an alphabetical assortment of unusual presents, but with the help of Zelmiro the Ghost, he finds the best gift of all.

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    Papá and me

    Dorros, Arthur.

    A bilingual boy and his father, who only speaks Spanish, spend a day together.

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    2008

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    Los gatos black on Halloween

    Montes, Marisa.

    Easy to read, rhyming text about Halloween night incorporates Spanish words, from las brujas riding their broomsticks to los monstruos whose monstrous ball is interrupted by a true horror.

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    My name is Gabito : the life of Gabriel García Márquez

    Brown, Monica, 1969-

    An illustrated biography of the life of Colombian writer Gabriel Garcia Marquez which focuses on his inspirations.

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    My colors, my world = Mis colores, mi mundo

    Gonzalez, Maya Christina.

    Maya, who lives in the dusty desert, opens her eyes wide to find the colors in her world, from Papi's black hair and Mami's orange and purple flowers to Maya's red swing set and the fiery pink sunset. Presented in English and Spanish.

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    2006

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    Doña Flor : a tall tale about a giant woman with a great big heart

    Mora, Pat.

    Doña Flor, a giant lady with a big heart, sets off to protect her neighbors from what they think is a dangerous animal, but soon discovers the tiny secret behind the huge noise.

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    My name is Celia : the life of Celia Cruz

    Brown, Monica, 1969-

    Brightly colored illustrations and text follow the life of salsa singer Celia Cruz from her home in Havana, Cuba, to New York and Miami where she brings joy to herself and others through her music. Presented in English and Spanish.

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    2004

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    Just a minute : a trickster tale and counting book

    Morales, Yuyi.

    In this version of a traditional tale, Se–or Calavera arrives at Grandma Beetle's door, ready to take her to the next life, but after helping her count, in English and Spanish, as she makes her birthday preparations, he changes his mind.

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    The pot that Juan built

    Andrews-Goebel, Nancy.

    A cumulative rhyme summarizes the life's work of renowned Mexican potter, Juan Quezada. Additional information describes the process he uses to create his pots after the style of the Casas Grandes people.

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    Harvesting hope : the story of Cesar Chavez

    Krull, Kathleen.

    A biography of Cesar Chavez, from age ten when he and his family lived happily on their Arizona ranch, to age thirty-eight when he led a peaceful protest against California migrant workers' miserable working conditions.

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    2002

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    Juan Bobo goes to work : a Puerto Rican folktale

    Montes, Marisa.

    A retelling of the Puerto Rican folktale in which a boy named Juan Bobo tries to do exactly as his mother tells him, but keeps getting things all wrong.

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    2000

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    Mama & Papa have a store

    Carling, Amelia Lau.

    A little girl describes what a day is like in her parents' Chinese store in Guatemala City.

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    1998

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    The golden flower : a Taino myth from Puerto Rico

    Jaffe, Nina.

    Contains a Taino origin myth, in simple text with illustrations, and includes a story from folklore that explains the existence of the forest, sea, and island called Puerto Rico.

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    1996

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    Chato's kitchen

    Soto, Gary.

    To get the "ratoncitos," little mice, who have moved into the barrio to come to his house, Chato the cat prepares all kinds of good food: fajitas, frijoles, salsa, enchiladas, and more.

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    Pablo remembers : the fiesta of the Day of the Dead

    Ancona, George.

    During the three-day celebration of the Days of the Dead, a young Mexican boy and his family make elaborate preparations to honor the spirits of the dead.

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    The bossy gallito = : El gallo de bodas : a traditional Cuban folktale

    González, Lucía M.

    An illustrated retelling of a cumulative Cuban folktale in which a bossy rooster enlists the help of his friend the sun when he cannot get anyone to clean his beak so he can go to his uncle's wedding. Presented in English and Spanish.

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    GON

    The bossy gallito = : El gallo de bodas : a traditional Cuban folktale

    González, Lucía M.

    An illustrated retelling of a cumulative Cuban folktale in which a bossy rooster enlists the help of his friend the sun when he cannot get anyone to clean his beak so he can go to his uncle's wedding. Presented in English and Spanish.

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    Place: Honoree

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    2010

    Celebrate Children's Day/book day = Celebremos el día de los niños/el día de los libros

    Mora, Pat

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Winner

    Gracias

    Mora, Pat

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    Diego : bigger than life

    Bernier-Grand, Carmen T.

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    2009

    What can you do with a rebozo?

    Tafolla, Carmen

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    The storyteller's candle

    Gonzalez, Lucia

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    2006

    Arrorró, mi niño : Latino lullabies and gentle games

    Delacre, Lulu

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    César : sí, se puede! yes, we can!

    Bernier-Grand, Carmen T.

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    2004

    First day in grapes

    Perez, L. King

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    2002

    Chato and the party animals

    Soto, Gary

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Winner

    2000

    Magic windows

    Garza, Carmen Lomas

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Winner

    The secret stars

    Slate, Joseph

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    Barrio: Jose's Neighborhood

    Ancona, George

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    1998

    Snapshots from the wedding

    Soto, Gary

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Winner

    Gathering the sun : an alphabet in Spanish and English

    Flor Ada, Alma

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    In my family = En mi familia

    Lomas Garza, Carmen

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

    1996

    Family pictures

    Zubizaretta, Rosalma

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Honoree

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