REVIEWED BOOKS: Picture Books & Early Readers

These are the picture books and early readers we have read and reviewed. Each cover image is linked to the review, so click on an image for more information about the title. Any author or illustrator who is an #ownvoices creator is marked with an asterisk (*).

PICTURE BOOKS AND EARLY READERS

These books were reviewed for a post about ABC books. Click on any of the cover images to access the post.

Books created by: Innosanto Nagara*; Rubén del Rosario*, Isabel Freire de Matos* and Antonio Martorell*; Cynthia Weill, K. B. Basseches and Moisés* and Armando Jiménez*; Jeanette Winter; Alma Flor Ada* and Simón Silva* (English translation by Rosa Zubizarreta); Idalia Rosario*; Pat Mora* and Doug Cushman; Tony Johnston and John Parra*; Quiara Alegría Hudes* and Shino Arihara

A is for Activist  ABC de Puerto Rico  ABeCedarios  Calavera Abecedario  Gathering the Sun  Idalia's Project ABC  ¡Marimba!  P is for Piñata  Welcome to my Neighborhood

These books were reviewed for a post about environmental heroes. Click on any of the images to access the post. Books created by Harriet Rohmer, Cindy Trumbore/Susan L. Roth, Pete Salmansohn/Stephen W. Kress, Claudia Davila*

Heroes of the Environment  Parrots PR  Saving Birds  Luz Makes a Splash

These were reviewed for a post about art-related books. Click on any of the images to access the post. Books created by Yuyi Morales*, Raúl Colón*, and Catherine Reef

Viva Frida  Draw!  Frida and Diego

These were included in a post about buy-worthy bilingual picture books. Click on any of the images to access the post. Books created by Anette Rusling, Katie Saunders,  Julie Mercier, Emily Bolam, Susie Jaramillo

Uno, DOS, Cucu! Cover  Los pequeanimales al dedillo  Los sonidos de la noche  

These were reviewed in a post about how art inspires young artists and the beauty of waiting. Click on any of the images to access the post. Books created by Isabel Campoy*, Theresa Howell, Rafael López*, Virginia Sánchez-Korrol*, Carolyn Dee Flores*, Terry Farish, Oliver Rodriguez*

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Jorge Argueta*, illustrated by Duncan Tonatiuh*, Luica Angela Perez*, Elizabeth Gomez*

22750413  Talking with Mother Earth/Hablando con madre tierra: Poems/Poemas  Moony Luna/Luna, lunita lunera

Monica Brown*, illustrated by Rafael López*

Tito Puente, Mambo King/Tito Puente, Rey del Mambo

Matt de la Peña*, illustrated by Christian Robinson

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Click on any of the images to access the post about David Díaz*

    Diego: Bigger than Life    

Zetta Elliott

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Margarita Engle*, illustrated by Rafael López*

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Click on any of the images to access the post about Carmen Lomas Garza*

In My Family/En mi familia  Family Pictures / Cuadros de Familia  Magic Windows/Ventanas magicas

Juan Felipe Herrera*, illustrated by Honorio Robeldo Tapia*

Super Cilantro Girl / La superniña del cilantro

Jacqueline Jules, illustrated by Miguel Benítez*, Kim Smith. Any of the Sofia Martinez images will lead you to the same post.

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Alicia Z. Klepeis, illustrated by Gary Undercuffler

Laura Lacámara*

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René Colato Laínez*, illustrated by Tom Lintern

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Robert Liu-Trujillo*

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Laurin Mayeno*; illustrated by Robert Liu-Trujillo*

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Juana Medina*

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Pat Mora*, illustrated by Raúl Colón* and Rafael López*

Dona Flor: A Tall Tale About a Giant Woman with a Great Big Heart  Book Fiesta!: Celebrate Children's Day/Book Day; Celebremos El dia de los ninos/El dia de los libros  2310683

Yuyi Morales*; Marisa Montes*, illustrated by Yuyi Morales*

Niño Wrestles the World  Just a Minute!: A Trickster Tale and Counting Book  Just In Case: A Trickster Tale and Spanish Alphabet Book  Los Gatos Black on Halloween  Rudas Cover

Raquel M. Ortiz*, illustrated by Maria Dominguez*

SOFI AND THE MAGIC MUSICAL MURAL / SOFI Y EL MAGICO MURAL MUSICAL by Raquel M. Ortiz; illustrated by Maria Dominguez. (Arte Público) 5/15 -- Picture book

Luis J. Rodríguez*, illustrated by Carlos Vázquez*

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Patty Rodriguez* and Ariana Stein*

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René Saldaña, Jr.*, illustrated by Carolyn Dee Flores*

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Gary Soto*, illustrated by Susan Guevara* and Pamela Paparone

Chato's Kitchen  Chato and the Party Animals  My Little Car

Javaka Steptoe

Matt Tavares

Growing Up Pedro

Duncan Tonatiuh*

18405521  Pancho Rabbit and the Coyote: A Migrant's Tale  

Jennifer Torres*, illustrated by Renato Alarcão*

FINDING THE MUSIC / EN POS DE LA MUSICA by Jennifer Torres; illustrated by Renato Alarcão (Lee & Low) 5/15 -- Picture book

Eric Velasquez*

Grandma's Records Grandma's Gift

Aldis Vicente*, illustrated by Nancy Cote

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