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López, Rafael

Summary: "Join in a multicultural celebration of unity and diversity friendships all around the world as we read and sing along with joy, love, and peace!"--Jacket.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orchard Books, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE LOP

Brown, Monica

Summary: A bilingual portrait of the "Queen of Salsa" describes her childhood in Cuba, her musical career, and her move to the United States, and explains how her music brought her native Cuba to the world.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rising Moon 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 CRU

Woodson, Jacqueline

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: Other students laugh when Rigoberto, an immigrant from Venezuela, introduces himself but later, he meets Angelina and discovers that he is not the only one who feels like an outsider.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Nancy Paulsen Books 2018

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Engle, Margarita.

Summary: Follows a girl in the 1920s as she strives to become a drummer, despite being continually reminded that only boys play the drums, and that there has never been a female drummer in Cuba. Includes note about Millo Castro Zaldarriaga, who inspired the story,and Anacaona, the all-girl dance band she formed with her sisters.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 ZAL

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Engle 2015

Campoy, F. Isabel

Summary: "Mira lives in a gray and hopeless urban community until a muralist arrives and, along with his paints and brushes, brings color, joy, and togetherness to Mira and her neighbors"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE CAM

Engle, Margarita

Summary: "Bold, graphic portraits and beautiful poems present famous and lesser-known Latinos from varied backgrounds who have faced life's challenges in creative ways."--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Godwin Books, Henry Holt and Company 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 920 ENG

Engle, Margarita.

Summary: A young girl fulfills her dreams in this video treatment of the acclaimed Pura Belpre' Award winner. -- Girls cannot be drummers. No one questioned that rule; until one dream girl. When at last her dream-bright music was heard, it was decided everybody should be free to drum and dream!

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV DRU

Brown, Monica

Summary: Meet Tito Puente-the King of Mambo. From musical prodigy on the streets of Harlem to five-time Grammy Award winner, Tito's life was full of rhythm. He grew up to lead his own big band and win five Grammys. Includes a brief biography and music for a simple rumba beat.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harpercollins Childrens Books 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 PUE

Carle, Eric

Summary: Fifteen children's book artists, including Lauren Castillo, Frann Preston-Gannon, and Melissa Sweet, share their favorite colors and explain why they love them.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Godwin Books, Henry Holt and Company 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in JE Concept Crates, Call number: JE CAR

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Carle 2017

Vamos, Samantha R.

Summary: A cumulative tale of a farm maiden who, aided by a group of animals, prepares "Arroz con Leche," or rice pudding. Includes recipe and glossary of the Spanish words that are woven throughout the text.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Charlesbridge 2011

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE FIC VAM