Chapter Books by Latinx Authors and Illustrators

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Juana and Lucas Cover Image
By Juana Medina, Juana Medina (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781536206395
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Published: Candlewick - March 5th, 2019

“Refreshingly original. . . . Medina’s beautiful, vivid prose conjures the Colombian setting with tactile language. . . . The story itself is a giant hug.” — The New York Times Book Review


Juana and Lucas: Big Problemas Cover Image
By Juana Medina, Juana Medina (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781536201314
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Published: Candlewick - May 14th, 2019

When her mami meets someone new, Juana worries that everything will change in a humorous, heartwarming follow-up to the Pura Belpré Award–winning Juana & Lucas.


Lola Levine Is Not Mean! Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9780316258333
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - July 5th, 2016

Lola Levine likes writing in her diario, sipping her mom's cafe con leche, eating her dad's matzo ball soup, and playing soccer with her team, the Orange Smoothies. So what if she doesn't always fit in?


The Dragon Slayer: Folktales from Latin America: A Toon Graphic Cover Image
By Jaime Hernandez, F. Isabel Campoy (Introduction by)
$9.99
ISBN: 9781943145294
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Published: Toon Graphics - April 3rd, 2018

How would a kitchen maid fare against a seven-headed dragon? What happens when a woman marries a mouse? And what can a young man learn from a thousand leaf cutter ants? Famed Love and Rockets creator Jaime Hernandez asks these questions and more as he transforms beloved myths into bold, stunning, and utterly contemporary comics. Guided by the classic works of F.


Hicotea: A Nightlights Story Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781910620342
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Published: Nobrow - March 12th, 2019

Raina Telgemeier meets Miyazaki with a Latin American twist in this mesmerizing follow-up to the best-selling children's graphic novel Nightlights. Lorena Alvarez's spunky heroine Sandy returns to explore a magical new dimension.


Lola Levine: Drama Queen Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9780316258425
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - July 5th, 2016

Seven-year-old Lola Levine is fierce on and off the soccer field. She can do a slide tackle (although she's not supposed to) and even likes gooey worms. Nothing scares Lola! That is, until she's auditioning in front of EVERYONE for her class play. After Lola is overcome with stage fright, she's cast as Squirrel #2, a non-speaking part!


Lola Levine and the Halloween Scream Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780316506434
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - July 3rd, 2017

Lola Levine is ready to celebrate her favorite holiday in the sixth book in this charming chapter book series by acclaimed author Monica Brown.