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Counting Coconuts / Contando cocos

Wendi Silvano (author), Marty Granius (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621672135

Help! Monkey is hungry. But before he can eat his coconuts, he must find the fastest way to count them. A trio of tapirs, a slithering boa, an oh-so-slow sloth, and a wickedly wise jaguar are among the rainforest animals that suggest various counting methods. Learn to count by sets and help Monkey complete his comical, ever-changing, arithmetic task. This story, told in English, has the Spanish words for numbers sprinkled in wherever an English number is used. There is list of all the numbers in both English and Spanish at the end of the book.

Lobo and the Rabbit Stew / El lobo y el caldo de conejo

Marcia Schwartz (author), Brent Campbell (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621671756

This is the bilingual (English/Spanish) version of Lobo and the Rabbit Stew. The Spanish is sprinkled in and as each word is introduced, it is used from there thru to the end of the book. There is also a vocabulary page at the end of the book. Lobo is a wolf who must eat a succulent rabbit stew while the moon is full or he will go cuckoo. He tries a variety of temptations to entice a bunny out of his burrow. The little rabbit uses his wits to escape becoming an entree.

Mr. Groundhog Wants the Day Off / El señor Marmota quiere el día libre

Pat Stemper Vojta (author), Olga Levitskiy (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621671770

This is the bilingual (English/Spanish) version of Mr. Groundhog Wants the Day Off. There is also a vocabulary page at the end of the book. Mr. Groundhog tries to give his Groundhog Day duties away. He does not want to be blamed for six more weeks of winter anymore. He asks his friends to take on the responsibilities, but they are not interested. Instead, one by one his friends show him how he is perfectly suited to the role. As the day progresses, Mr. Groundhog finds a way to enjoy his special day.

El señor Marmota quiere el día libre

Pat Stemper Vojta (author), Olga Levitskiy (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621671787

This is the Spanish only version of Mr. Groundhog Wants the Day Off. Mr. Groundhog tries to give his Groundhog Day duties away. He does not want to be blamed for six more weeks of winter anymore. He asks his friends to take on the responsibilities, but they are not interested. Instead, one by one his friends show him how he is perfectly suited to the role. As the day progresses, Mr. Groundhog finds a way to enjoy his special day.

Alien Invaders / Invasores extraterrestres

Lynne Huggins Cooper (author), Bonnie Leick (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621671831

This is the bilingual (English/Spanish) version of Alien Invaders. There is also a vocabulary page at the end of the book. Bugs in the garden? Or are they alien invaders? A curious child compares small garden creatures to what he knows of space invaders. Antennas? Shiny armor and helmets? Are these Earth dwellers or something 'out of this world'? Creepy crawlers abound in wacky, far-out colored pencil illustrations.

Invasores extraterrestres

Lynne Huggins Cooper (author), Bonnie Leick (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621671848

This is the Spanish only version of Alien Invaders. Bugs in the garden? Or are they alien invaders? A curious child compares small garden creatures to what he knows of space invaders. Antennas? Shiny armor and helmets? Are these Earth dwellers or something 'out of this world'? Creepy crawlers abound in wacky, far-out colored pencil illustrations.

Oh, Crumps! / ¡Ay, caramba!

Lee Bock (author), Morgan Midgett (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621671886

This is the bilingual (English/Spanish) version of Oh, Crumps!. There is also a vocabulary page at the end of the book. Farmer Felandro just has to get some sleep. He has man chores to do come morning. But, Oh, crumps! First the goats need his attention, then it's the dogs, next the cows are mooing, and on and on. With all this commotion, the tired farmer gets his list of the coming day's chores confused as he becomes sleepier and sleepier.

¡Ay, caramba!

Lee Bock (author), Morgan Midgett (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621671893

This is the Spanish only version of Oh, Crumps!. Farmer Felandro just has to get some sleep. He has man chores to do come morning. But, Oh, crumps! First the goats need his attention, then it's the dogs, next the cows are mooing, and on and on. With all this commotion, the tired farmer gets his list of the coming day's chores confused as he becomes sleepier and sleepier.

If I Could / Si yo pudiera

Nancy Sweetland (author), Robert Sweetland (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621672036

This is the bilingual (English/Spanish) version of If I Could. There is also a vocabulary page at the end of the book. This tale is a new take on the old story of how the grass always seems greener on the other side of the fence. Exploring a world full of beautiful, fanciful, and sometimes downright comical possibilities, If I Could/Si yo pudiera easily puts an audience in other worlds with the skillful use of rhythm and rhyme. But in the end, our young friend finds, and you will too, that sometimes it's best to be just who you are.

Si yo pudiera

Nancy Sweetland (author), Robert Sweetland (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621672043

This is the Spanish only version of If I Could. This tale is a new take on the old story of how the grass always seems greener on the other side of the fence. Exploring a world full of beautiful, fanciful, and sometimes downright comical possibilities, Si yo pudiera easily puts an audience in other worlds with the skillful use of rhythm and rhyme. But in the end, our young friend finds, and you will too, that sometimes it's best to be just who you are.

A Sweater for Duncan / Un suéter para Duncan

Margaret Gay Malone (author), Lorraine Dey (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621671725

This is the bilingual (English/Spanish) version of A Sweater for Duncan. There is also a vocabulary page at the end of the book. Little Duncan penguin is proud of his fuzzy coat. He sticks out his chest as he waddles among the other penguins. He knows he is the handsomest one in the frozen south. Trouble jumps in when his fuzz flies off in clumps and floats on the wind like butterflies. His mother agrees to knit him a sweater, but will that solve the problem? The sweater is just too small. What's he to do? Finally, his mother leads him to a mirror-like piece of ice, where a happy surprise awaits. He's all grown up, and again the handsomest penguin in the frozen south.

Un suéter para Duncan

Margaret Gay Malone (author), Lorraine Dey (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621671732

This is the Spanish only version of A Sweater for Duncan. Little Duncan penguin is proud of his fuzzy coat. He sticks out his chest as he waddles among the other penguins. He knows he is the handsomest one in the frozen south. Trouble jumps in when his fuzz flies off in clumps and floats on the wind like butterflies. His mother agrees to knit him a sweater, but will that solve the problem? The sweater is just too small. What's he to do? Finally, his mother leads him to a mirror-like piece of ice, where a happy surprise awaits. He's all grown up, and again the handsomest penguin in the frozen south.

Beautiful Moon / Bella Luna

Dawn Jeffers (author), Bonnie Leick (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621670964

This is the bilingual version (English and Spanish) of Beautiful Moon, a Mom's Choice Awards® Gold Recipient. With the help of a wish on a moonlit night, a little girl's fantasy becomes reality. In a wink, the beautiful moon understands her desire for a day that never ends and grants her wish. See how constant daylight affects the world around her and eventually the attitude toward her wish. In the end, sometimes what we wish for might not be what we really want. We soon learn that nighttime is the time for rest and renewal and is as necessary as daytime.

Bella Luna

Dawn Jeffers (author), Bonnie Leick (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621671244

This is the Spanish only version of Beautiful Moon, a Mom's Choice Awards® Gold Recipient. With the help of a wish on a moonlit night, a little girl's fantasy becomes reality. In a wink, the beautiful moon understands her desire for a day that never ends and grants her wish. See how constant daylight affects the world around her and eventually the attitude toward her wish. In the end, sometimes what we wish for might not be what we really want. We soon learn that nighttime is the time for rest and renewal and is as necessary as daytime.