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For Hispanic Heritage Month

Hello, jFIC fans, 

In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15 – October 15), here are several jFIC books that are available in both English and Spanish:

Island Treasures / Tesoros de mi isla by Alma Flor Ada

Island Treasures: Growing Up in Cuba by [Alma Flor Ada, Antonio Martorell, Edel Rodriguez]

Before We Were Free / Antes de ser libres by Julia Álvarez

Return to Sender / Devolver al remitente by Julia Álvarez

How Tía Lola Came to (Visit) Stay / De cómo tía Lola vino (de visita) a quedarse by Julia Álvarez

The Epic Fail of Arturo Zamora / El épico fracaso de Arturo Zamora by Pablo Cartaya 

Lety Out Loud / Lety alza su voz by Angela Cervantes

Merci Suárez Changes Gears / Merci Suárez se pone las pilas by Meg Medina

The First Rule of Punk / La primera regla del punk by Celia C. Pérez

Becoming Naomi León / Yo, Naomi León by Pam Muñoz Ryan

Echo / Eco by Pam Muñoz Ryan

Esperanza Rising / Esperanza Renace by Pam Muñoz Ryan

Mañanaland / Mañanaland by Pam Muñoz Ryan

The Wild Book / El libro salvaje by Juan Villoro

Happy reading!

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