Her life was filled with laughter, love, and tragedy, all of which influenced what she painted on her canvases. Distinguished author/illustrator Yuyi Morales illuminates Frida's life and work in this elegant and fascinating book. A neal porter Book Roaring Brook Press. A 2015 caldecott honor booka 2015 pura belpré Illustrator AwardFrida Kahlo, one of the world's most famous and unusual artists is revered around the world.
With a bilingual text in both english and Spanish, Little Night Nochecita by Yuyi Morales is a sweet story every child can enjoy. Award-winning author and illustrator yuyi morales is the author of caldecott honor and pura belpré Illustrator Medal-winning Viva Frida, Pura Belpré Honor Book Narrative Just In Case: A Trickster Tale and Spanish Alphabet Book, Rudas: Niño's Horrendous Hermanitas, stunning bilingual bedtime story Little Night/Nochecita, and other picture books for young readers.
A stunning bilingual story by award winning author and illustrator Yuyi Morales. A treasure for bedtime, or anytime. School library journalas the long day comes to an end, Mother Sky fills a tub with falling stars and calls, "Bath time for Little Night!" Little Night answers from afar, "Can't come. A treasure for bedtime, or anytime.
School Library Journal. Find me now!"where could little night be? down a rabbit hole? In a blueberry field? Among the stripes of bees? Exquisitely painted and as gentle as Little Night's dress crocheted from clouds, this is a story to treasure. A neal porter bookwritten by yuyi morales:niño wrestles the worldrudas: niño's horrendous hermanitasviva fridalittle night / nochecitaillustrated by yuyi morales:Los Gatos Black on Halloween written by Marisa MontesPraise for Little Night/Nochecita:NYPLC Children's Books 100American Library Association Notable Children's BooksMiami Herald Best Books of the YearNYPL Book for Reading and SharingGolden Kite Award Winner"Children will delight in Little Night's dreamy world and will want to read about her unique, yet still familiar, nighttime ritual again and again.
Booklist, starred review"full-bleed spreads with luminous and rich hues of evening sky–blues, reds, and pinks–are painted in flowing sweeps of color, which illuminate and animate the glorious text. They are juxtaposed with the dark earth tones of cherubic Little Night and Mother Sky, and the effect is dreamlike and peaceful.
Just a Minute: A Trickster Tale and Counting Book
This original trickster tale, with its vivacious illustrations and dynamic read-aloud text, is at once a spirited tribute to the rich traditions of Mexican culture and a perfect introduction to counting in both English and Spanish. Chronicle Books Childrens.
Niño Wrestles the World
Square Fish. Niño! fwap! slish! bloop! krunch! he takes down his competition in a single move!no opponent is too big a challenge for the cunning skills of Niño―popsicle eater, somersault expert, toy lover, and world champion lucha libre competitor!Niño Wrestles the World is in English with Spanish vocabulary, and is a fun, colorful story about a boy wrestling with imaginary monsters including an Olmec Head and La Llorona and adversaries like his younger sisters.
Señoras y señores, put your hands together for the fantastic, spectacular, one of a kind . A closing note explains the lucha libre culture. Booklist Chronicle Books Childrens. Beneath the furious fun, though, beats a tender heart. The horn book, starred review"Kids with multicultural classmates will recognize or learn Niño's many Spanish exclamations.
She also illustrated Thunder Boy Jr. Written by sherman alexie, and pura belpré illustration Medal and Pura Belpré Narrative Honor book Los Gatos Black on Halloween, written by Marisa Montes. A neal porter bookwritten by yuyi morales:niño wrestles the worldrudas: niño's horrendous hermanitasviva FridaLittle Night / NochecitaIllustrated by Yuyi Morales:Los Gatos Black on Halloween written by Marisa MontesPura Belpré Illustrator Award WinnerA Bank Street Best Children's Book of the YearALSC Notable Children's BookA Mamiverse.
Com top 50 latino children's books you Should Know"The saturated palette, dynamic composition, and copious spike-ballooned sound effects add ebullient visual noise.
She left behind nearly everything she owned, but she didn't come empty-handed. She brought her strength, her passion, her work, her hopes and dreams. A parallel spanish-language edition, Soñadores, is also available. A 2019 boston globe - horn book honor recipientan anna dewdney read together honor bookan instant new York Times bestseller, the Boston Globe, School Library Journal, NPR, the Chicago Tribune, with seven starred reviewsNamed a Best Book of 2018 by Kirkus Reviews, Publishers Weekly, Shelf Awareness, Salon.
Com-- and many more!a junior library guild selectiona eureka! nonfiction honoreea bulletin of the Center for Children's Books Blue Ribbon titleRecipient of the Flora Stieglitz Strauss AwardA Bank Street Best Children's Book of the YearA CLA Notable Children's Book in Language Arts Chronicle Books Childrens.
Winner of the 2019 pura belpré illustrator award!a new york times / new york public Library Best Illustrated Book of 2018In 1994, Yuyi Morales left her home in Xalapa, Mexico and came to the US with her infant son. And her stories. Beautiful and powerful at any time but given particular urgency as the status of our own Dreamers becomes uncertain, this is a story that is both topical and timeless.
The lyrical text is complemented by sumptuously detailed illustrations, rich in symbolism. Caldecott honor artist and six-time Pura Belpré winner Yuyi Morales's gorgeous picture book Dreamers is about making a home in a new place. But together, they found an unexpected, unbelievable place: the public library.
Stella Diaz Has Something to Say
But stella Diaz is not a betta fish. Stella diaz loves marine animals, especially her betta fish, Pancho. Praise for stella diaz has something to Say"Readers will cheer as they see how, with the help of her friends and family, Stella overcomes her shyness. Fans of clementine and Alvin Ho will be delighted to meet Stella.
School library Journal, starred review Chronicle Books Childrens. A nice and timely depiction of an immigrant child experience. Kirkus reviews "Realistic relationships ground this character-driven story. Trouble is, jenny is in another class this year, and Stella feels very lonely. When a new boy arrives in stella's class, she really wants to be his friend, but sometimes Stella accidentally speaks Spanish instead of English and pronounces words wrong, which makes her turn roja.
. Simple spanish vocabulary is also integrated within the text, providing a bilingual element. Betta fish like to be alone, while Stella loves spending time with her mom and brother and her best friend Jenny. Plus, she has to speak in front of her whole class for a big presentation at school! But she better get over her fears soon, because Stella Díaz has something to say!Stella Díaz Has Something to Say introduces an infectiously charming new character with relatable writing and adorable black-and-white art throughout.
In her first middle-grade novel, award-winning picture book author and illustrator Angela Dominguez tells a heartwarming story based on her own experiences growing up Mexican-American.
Niño Wrestles the World Golden Kite Honors
Niño!fwap! slish! bloop! krunch! he takes down his competition in a single move!No opponent is too big a challenge for the cunning skills of Niño―popsicle eater, somersault expert, toy lover, and world champion lucha libre competitor!A Neal Porter Book Chronicle Books Childrens. Señoras y señores, put your hands together for the fantastic, spectacular, one of a kind .
. Used book in Good Condition. Square Fish.
Stella Diaz Has Something to Say
In her first middle-grade novel, award-winning picture book author and illustrator Angela Dominguez tells a heartwarming story based on her own experiences growing up Mexican-American. Square Fish. Plus, she has to speak in front of her whole class for a big presentation at school! But she better get over her fears soon, because Stella Díaz has something to say!Stella Díaz Has Something to Say introduces an infectiously charming new character with relatable writing and adorable black-and-white art throughout.
Simple spanish vocabulary is also integrated within the text, providing a bilingual element. 2019 sid fleischman award winnera 2019 association for library service to children alsc notable children's Book A New York Public Library Best Book for Kids 2018Top 10 Showstopper FavoriteOne of Chicago Public Library's "Best of the Best Books 2018" Chronicle Books Childrens.
. Stella diaz loves marine animals, especially her betta fish, Pancho. Used book in Good Condition. Trouble is, jenny is in another class this year, and Stella feels very lonely. When a new boy arrives in stella's class, but sometimes Stella accidentally speaks Spanish instead of English and pronounces words wrong, she really wants to be his friend, which makes her turn roja.
Betta fish like to be alone, while Stella loves spending time with her mom and brother and her best friend Jenny. But stella Diaz is not a betta fish.
Just In Case: A Trickster Tale and Spanish Alphabet Book
. He can't figure out what to give Grandma Beetle for her birthday. Bigotes: A mustache because she has none. When disaster strikes and all the presents fly from Calavera’s bike basket, there is nonetheless a happy ending that brings both story and alphabet to a rollicking conclusion. Highly recommended. Reforma"a breezily told tale, rich in Spanish vocabulary and Mexican atmosphere.
Square Fish. Señor Calvera is worried. Una acordéon: An accordion for her to dance to. The alphabetically ordered collected presents are cleverly integrated into the double pages, each with a different color background. As gifted an artist as she is a storyteller, Morales is in top form here. Kirkus reviews, starred review"Drenched in rich hues, the light-filled illustrations add a whimsical dimension to this trickster tale and Spanish alphabet book.
Only to find out at the end of the alphabet that the best gift of all is seeing her friends. Misunderstanding the advice of zelmiro the Ghost, Señor Calvera decides not to get her one gift, but instead one gift for every letter of the alphabet, just in case. Used book in Good Condition. This companion to morales’ award-winning Just a Minute 2003 will be a hit for storytime.
Booklist“a perfect read aloud picture book for a birthday party celebration, grandmother's day, el dia de los muertos or any time of the year.
Front Desk Scholastic Gold
Square Fish. Will she be able to hold on to her job, help the immigrants and guests, escape Mr. Yao, and go for her dreams?Featuring exclusive bonus content! Chronicle Books Childrens. Winner of the asian / pacific american Award for Children's Literature!* "Many readers will recognize themselves or their neighbors in these pages.
Kirkus reviews, starred reviewMia Tang has a lot of secrets. Number 1: she lives in a motel, not a big house. Used book in Good Condition. But how can she when her mom thinks she should stick to math because English is not her first language?It will take all of Mia's courage, kindness, and hard work to get through this year.
Every day, while her immigrant parents clean the rooms, ten-year-old Mia manages the front desk of the Calivista Motel and tends to its guests. Number 2: Her parents hide immigrants. And if the mean motel owner, Mr. Yao, finds out they've been letting them stay in the empty rooms for free, the Tangs will be doomed.
Number 3: she wants to be a writer.
Soñadores Spanish Edition
Square Fish. Incluye un ensayo autobiográfico sobre la experiencia de Yuyi, una bibliografía de los libros que la han inspirado y la siguen inspirando y una descripción de las bellas imágenes, texturas y recuerdos que utilizó para la creación de este libro. También disponible la edición en inglés, Dreamers.
Bella y poderosa en todo momento, pero especialmente de una urgente premura hoy en día en que el futuro de los dreamers es incierto, esta es una historia actual y eterna. El poético texto se complementa con unas espléndidas ilustraciones llenas de detalle y simbolismo. Yuyi morales, artista galardonada con la mención de Honor Caldecott y cinco veces ganadora del Premio Pura Belpré, cuenta su historia como inmigrante en este libro ilustrado tributo al poder transformador de la esperanza.
. Y sus historias. Una historia que nos recuerda que todos somos soñadores que llevamos nuestros propios regalos donde quiera que vayamos. El nuevo y magnífico libro de yuyi Morales, Soñadores, se centra en la búsqueda por encontrar un hogar en un nuevo lugar. Allí, libro a libro, descifraron la lengua de esta nueva tierra y formaron en ella su hogar.
Soñadores es un homenaje a los migrantes y a todo lo que traen con ellos, y aportan, cuando dejan sus países.