Libros en español y bilingües de no ficción y de referencia / Spanish and Bilingual Non-Fiction and Reference Books

Sembrando historias: Pura Belpré: bibliotecaria y narradora de cuentos: Planting Stories: The Life of Librarian and Storyteller Pura Belpre (Spanish edition) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781400212644
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Published: HarperCollins Espanol - January 15th, 2019

RECIPIENT OF THE PURA BELPRÉ HONOR 

* A Today Show's Best Kids' Books of 2019 * Indie Next List Pick * Junior Library Guild Selection * 


Ella persistió: 13 mujeres americanas que cambiaron el mundo (She Persisted) Cover Image
By Chelsea Clinton, Alexandra Boiger (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780525514947
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Published: Philomel Books - October 24th, 2017

A lo largo de la historia de Estados Unidos, siempre ha habido mujeres que han alzado sus voces para protestar por la injusticia, aun cuando tuvieron que luchar para ser escuchadas.


Antología de animales extraordinarios (Anthology of Intriguing Animals) Cover Image
By DK
$19.99
ISBN: 9781465486622
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Published: DK Children - October 22nd, 2019

14 Vacas para América Cover Image
By Carmen Agra Deedy, Thomas Gonzalez (Illustrator), Wilson Kimeli Naiyomah (Contributions by)
$8.95
ISBN: 9781561455553
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Published: Peachtree - August 5th, 2008

In June of 2002, a mere nine months since the September 11 attacks, a very unusual ceremony begins in a far-flung village in western Kenya. An American diplomat is surrounded by hundreds of Maasai people. A gift is about to be bestowed upon the American men, women, and children, and he is there to accept it. The gift is as unexpected as it is extraordinary.


Pablo Pineda - Ser Diferente Es Un Valor (Pablo Pineda - Being Different Is a Value) (Lo Que de Verdad Importa) Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9788416733194
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Published: Cuento de Luz SL - June 13th, 2017

Winner at the 2017 Moonbeam Spirit Award and at the 2017 International Latino Book Awards. Pablo Pineda is the first European with Down Syndrome to obtain a university degree. This is his endearing story, which reminds us that the only disability is not understanding that all of us have different abilities.


Titanosaurio (Titanosaur) Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781338565997
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Published: Scholastic en español - September 3rd, 2019

Scholastic and the American Museum of Natural History join forces in a thrilling new picture book about the discovery of the Titanosaur -- the biggest, heaviest creature to ever walk Earth!

¡Este libro cuenta la historia del descubrimiento de este nuevo dinosaurio en boca de los paleontólogos que lideraron la excavación!


This is the incredible, inspiring tale of a little boy from the heart of Africa who was able to overcome all of the obstacles in his life and become an Olympic athlete. A story of hope and peace, which shows us how there is always a light that shines to guide us, even in the darkest moments.


Señorita Mariposa Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781524740702
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Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - August 6th, 2019

A captivating and child-friendly look at the extraordinary journey that monarch butterflies take each year from Canada to Mexico; with a text in both English and Spanish.


El violín de Ada (Ada's Violin): La historia de la Orquesta de Instrumentos Reciclados del Paraguay Cover Image
By Susan Hood, Sally Wern Comport (Illustrator), Shelley McConnell (Translated by)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781481466578
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - May 3rd, 2016

De la autora ganadora de premios Susan Hood y de la ilustradora Sally Wern Comport, llega la extraordinaria y verídica historia de la Orquesta de Instrumentos Reciclados de Paraguay, una orquesta compuesta por niños que tocan instrumentos hechos de basura reciclada.

From award-winning author Susan Hood and illustrator Sally Wern Comport comes the extraordinary true tale of the


No Dejes Que Desaparezcan Cover Image
By Chelsea Clinton, Gianna Marino (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593113295
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Published: Philomel Books - April 2nd, 2019

¿Sabías que las ballenas azules son los animales más grandes de nuestro planeta?

¿O que las nutrias marinas se asean las patas después de cada comida?


El Libro de la Tabla Periódica Cover Image
By DK
$22.99
ISBN: 9781465471765
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Published: DK Children - October 17th, 2017

Descubre los elementos: la base de la materia que constituye no solo nuestro mundo, sino todo el universo. Esta espectacular guía muestra el aspecto de los elementos, así como los modos en que hemos aprendido a usarlos.


Sobre los insectos: Una guía para niños (About. . .) Cover Image
By Cathryn Sill, John Sill (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9781682631553
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Published: Peachtree - February 4th, 2020

This beginner's guide to insects is a must-have for bug-obsessed young learners as well as for those who are simply curious about these creatures.


Sobre los peces: Una guía para niños (About. . .) Cover Image
By Cathryn Sill, John Sill (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9781682631546
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Published: Peachtree - February 4th, 2020

This award-winning beginner's guide to the natural world of fish from the creators of the About... series was named an "NSTA Recommends" book. Noted educator and author Cathryn Sill uses simple, easy-to-understand language to teach children the basic characteristics of what fish are, how they swim, breathe, and reproduce, and explains the different ways they protect themselves from predators.


Con una estrella en la mano (With a Star in My Hand): Rubén Darío Cover Image
By Margarita Engle, Alexis Romay (Translated by)
$11.99
ISBN: 9781534461246
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - February 18th, 2020

Margarita Engle, la aclamada autora y Poeta Juvenil Laureada del Poetry Foundation, entrega una nueva y hermosa novela en verso acerca de Rubén Darío, el poeta nicaragüense y héroe popular que inició el movimiento literario del Modernismo en Hispanoamérica.


Aire encantado (Enchanted Air): Dos culturas, dos alas: una memoria Cover Image
By Margarita Engle, Alexis Romay (Translated by)
$11.99
ISBN: 9781534404274
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - August 29th, 2017

En este poético libro de memorias—ganador del premio Pura Belpré de autor, finalista del premio de YALSA de no ficción y premio de honor Walter Dean Myers—la aclamada autora Margarita Engle recrea su infancia, que transcurrió a caballo entre dos culturas durante la Guerra Fría.

Margarita es una niña de dos mundos.


Senderos Fronterizos: Breaking Through Spanish Edition Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780618226184
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Published: Clarion Books - September 30th, 2002

Sin amargura ni sentimentalismo, Francisco Jiménez termina de contar la historia de su juventud en esta conmovedora secuela a Cajas de cartón.
 At the age of fourteen, Francisco Jimenez, together with his older brother Roberto and his mother, are caught by la migra.


Pasando páginas: La historia de mi vida Cover Image
By Sonia Sotomayor, Lulu Delacre (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780525515494
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Published: Philomel Books - September 4th, 2018

Al ser la primera mujer latina en ser jueza del Tribunal Supremo de Estados Unidos, Sonia Sotomayor es una inspiración para los jóvenes de todas las partes del mundo en la lucha por lograr sus sueños. Pero ¿qué la inspiró a ella? Para la joven Sonia, la respuesta es: ¡los libros! Eran su espejo, sus mapas, sus amigos y sus maestros.


Side by Side/Lado a lado: The Story of Dolores Huerta and Cesar Chavez/La historia de Dolores Huerta y Cesar Chavez (Bilingual Spanish-English Children's Book) Cover Image
By Monica Brown, Joe Cepeda (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780061227813
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Published: HarperCollins Espanol - August 31st, 2010

A powerful and accesible bilingual picture book that highlights "the power and impact of ordinary but dedicated citizens."*


Tito Puente, Mambo King/Tito Puente, Rey del Mambo: Bilingual Spanish-English Cover Image
By Monica Brown, Rafael Lopez (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780061227837
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Published: HarperCollins Espanol - March 5th, 2013

In this vibrant bilingual picture book biography of musician Tito Puente, readers will dance along to the beat of the mambo king's life.


Share and Take Turns/Comparte y turna (Learning to Get Along®) Cover Image
$12.45
ISBN: 9781575424743
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Published: Free Spirit Publishing - September 15th, 2014

Sharing is a social skill all children need to learn. This book presents sharing as a positive choice and offers concrete examples to help children practice taking turns and realize the benefits of sharing.

The English-Spanish editions from the popular Learning to Get Along series help children learn, understand, and practice basic social and emotional skills.


Cool Down and Work Through Anger/Cálmate y supera la ira (Learning to Get Along®) Cover Image
$12.45
ISBN: 9781575424736
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Published: Free Spirit Publishing - September 15th, 2014

Reassuring and supportive, this book helps preschool and primary children learn concrete social skills for anger management and discover that when they cool down and work through anger, they can feel peaceful again.

The English-Spanish editions from the popular Learning to Get Along series help children learn, understand, and practice basic social and emotional skills.


Martí's Song for Freedom: Martí Y Sus Versos Por La Libertad Cover Image
By Emma Otheguy, Beatriz Vidal (Illustrator)
$19.95
ISBN: 9780892393756
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Published: Children's Book Press (CA) - July 17th, 2017

North American Academy of the Spanish Language Award, Academia Norteamericana de la Lengua Espa ola
Best Books, Kirkus Reviews
Tejas Star Reading List, Texas Library Association (TLA)
Junior Library Guild Selection
Am ricas Book Award, Consortium of Latin American Studies Programs
Best Books of the Year, School Library Journal


What Can You Do with a Rebozo? / ¿Qué puedes hacer con un rebozo? Cover Image
By Carmen Tafolla, Amy Cordova (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781582462714
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Published: Tricycle Press - April 14th, 2009

A cradle for baby, a superhero's cape, a warm blanket on a cool night--there are so many things you can do with a rebozo. Through the eyes of a young girl, readers are introduced to the traditional shawl found in many Mexican and Mexican-American households.


DK First Picture Dictionary: Spanish: 2,000 Words to Get You Started in Spanish Cover Image
By DK
$16.99
ISBN: 9780756613709
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Published: DK Children - June 20th, 2005

An ideal introduction to one of the most popular languages in the world!

2,000 words and phrases with easy-to-follow pronunciation guides and hundreds of pictures to make learning fun and intuitive.

DK First Picture Dictionary: Spanish is structured by themes to aid learning and recall.


My Big Book of Spanish Words Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780316118033
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Published: LB Kids - April 1st, 2008

From Rebecca Emberly, the author-illustrator behind the million-copies selling bilingual board book series, comes a colorful introduction to Spanish for babies!


First 100 Words / Primera 100 palabras (Bilingual): Primeras 100 palabras - Spanish-English Bilingual Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780312515836
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Published: Priddy Books US - February 19th, 2013

First 100 Words Bilingual es un must-have para el aprendizaje de los lectores más pequeños, y es una herramienta ideal para ensenar nuevas palabras en dos idiomas: inglés y español.


First 100 Words / Primeras 100 Palabras Lift the Flap: Scholastic Early Learners (Bilingual) Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780545916950
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - August 25th, 2015

Scholastic Early Learners: Interactive board books for hands on learning!
An exciting new series of early learning novelty board books that combine Scholastic's strength in learning with beautiful photography and clear designs to stimulate early learning.


My First Spanish Words Sticker Activity Book/Mi Primer Libro de Palabras en Espanol Cover Image
By Lesley Grainger (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9781681196145
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Published: Bloomsbury Activity Books - February 27th, 2018

Packed with bright illustrations of everyday life at home and about the town, this book invites young readers to use stickers to complete scenes while learning the Spanish words for common objects. Have tons of fun bringing language to life with word lists in English and Spanish, a phonetic guide to assist in pronunciation, and hundreds of stickers.


My First 500 English/Spanish Words / Mis primeras 500 palabras INGLÉS-ESPAÑOL Bilingual Book: Scholastic Early Learners (My First) Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781338593150
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Published: Scholastic en español - September 3rd, 2019

Scholastic Early Learners: Interactive books for hands-on learning. Perfect for babies, toddlers, preschoolers, kindergartners, and first graders, too!

Help your child discover their first 500 words, in English and in Spanish! With fun, colorful images and clear word labels, children will be introduced to the essential first English and Spanish words for multilingual competency.


Let's Learn Spanish: First Words for Everyone (Learning Spanish for Children; Spanish for Preschooler; Spanish Learning Book) Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781452166261
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Published: Chronicle Books - March 10th, 2020

Accessible introduction to Spanish language and Mexican culture


1000 Bilingual Words: Palabras Bilingues: Desarolla el vocabulario y la lectura Cover Image
By DK
$14.99
ISBN: 9781465480996
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Published: DK Children - October 8th, 2019

This exciting collection of 1,000 words will broaden young children's vocabulary, and strengthen their early reading and writing skills.


Pio Peep! Traditional Spanish Nursery Rhymes: Bilingual Spanish-English Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780064438681
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Published: HarperCollins Espanol - May 7th, 2019

This groundbreaking bilingual collection of traditional rhymes celebrates childhood and Latin American heritagea perfect book for those learning Spanish and fluent speakers alike. Now in paperback! 


Pio Peep! Traditional Spanish Nursery Rhymes Book and CD: Bilingual Spanish-English Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780061116667
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Published: HarperFestival - March 28th, 2006

This groundbreaking bilingual collection of traditional rhymes celebrates childhood and Latin American heritagea perfect book for those learning Spanish and fluent speakers alike! 

This edition comes complete with a beautiful produced CD of the text. Perfect for learning and enjoying, at home or in the classroom.


The Day It Snowed Tortillas / El Día Que Nevó Tortillas: Folktales Told in Spanish and English Cover Image
By Joe Hayes, Antonio Castro L. (Illustrator)
$13.95
ISBN: 9780938317760
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Published: Cinco Puntos Press - October 1st, 2003

A Joe Hayes' classic, revealing the wit and wisdom of Hispanic New Mexico folklore.


Watch Out for Clever Women: Cuidado Con Las Mujeres Astutas Cover Image
By Joe Hayes, Vicki Trego Hill (Illustrator)
$12.95
ISBN: 9781947627017
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Published: Cinco Puntos Press - January 15th, 2019

Folktales with an affirmative action twist: In each a woman uses her wits to overcome adversity.


Dias y Dias/Days and Days: Bilingual Spanish-English Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780061731822
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Published: Greenwillow Books - August 27th, 2019

Explore the four seasons in Spanish and English with this brightly illustrated bilingual picture book from Ginger Foglesong Guy and René King Moreno.


We Can Get Along / Podemos llevarnos bien: A Child’s Book of Choices / Un libro de alternativas para niños Cover Image
$12.45
ISBN: 9781631983382
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Published: Free Spirit Publishing - August 3rd, 2018

Teach little ones basic conflict resolution and peacemaking skills in both English and Spanish.

At times, all children need help getting along with others and respecting differences.