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¡A dormir, pequeño monstruo!

Heather Ayris Burnell (author), Bonnie Adamson (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621671701

This is the Spanish only version of Bedtime Monster. A little boy doesn't want to go to bed. He whines. He cries. He throws a tantrum. He begins to grow long claws and a tail. What? A tail? It's true! This little boy is not only acting like a monster, he turns into one! He growls a scary growl. He grows a tail. But, his parents know what to do. They calmly cuddle, rock, and sing to him. Here is a monster you might actually want to snuggle with as bedtime draws near.

The Adventures of Marco Flamingo in the Cave / Las aventuras de Marco Flamenco en la cueva

Sheila Jarkins (author), Sheila Jarkins (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621671145

This is the bilingual (English/Spanish) version of The Adventures of Marco Flamingo in the Cave. There is also a vocabulary page at the end of the book. Marco Flamingo is off on a cave adventure in this fourth book in the Marco series. But this time, Marco's friends--Coral, Shelly and Webb--join him. When Marco spots caves, he is eager to discover what he will find inside. Marco's flamingo friends are timid and make excuses for staying safely outside the cave. But when they are scared by the sight of a leopard, a snake and a vulture will they take their chances inside the cave? And what has happened to Marco, the friends wonder. Why hasn't he come out? Come join Marco's friends as they explore the cave in search of Marco and discover what Marco finds inside the cave. You are in for a big surprise.

Polar Slumber / Sueño Polar

Dennis Rockhill (author), Dennis Rockhill (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621676799

This is the bilingual (English/Spanish) version of Polar Slumber.<P><P>Looking out her window, a little girl is enchanted by the snow bear she created. As she falls asleep, this backyard snow bear becomes an integral part of her slumber. She explores the frosty arctic landscape in the bear's cozy company visiting snowy creatures and countryside. When paw prints are all that remain in the morning, we realize the power of imagination.

Ocean Whisper / Susurro del océano

Dennis Rockhill (author), Dennis Rockhill (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621676805

This is the bilingual (English/Spanish) version of Ocean Whisper.<P><P>Enter a dreamy underwater world of friendly whales and colorful ocean plant life. A boy's fish bowl and whale poster transform his room and bed into an undersea dreamscape. Travel along as he crosses grand aquatic vistas and encounters wondrous ocean creatures.

Susurro del océano

Dennis Rockhill (author), Dennis Rockhill (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621676812

This is the Spanish only version of Ocean Whisper.<P><P>Enter a dreamy underwater world of friendly whales and colorful ocean plant life. A boy's fish bowl and whale poster transform his room and bed into an undersea dreamscape. Travel along as he crosses grand aquatic vistas and encounters wondrous ocean creatures.

I Wish I Was Tall Like Willie / Quisiera ser tan alto como Willie

Kathryn Heling, Deborah Hembrook (author), Bonnie Adamson (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621672241

This is the bilingual (English/Spanish) version of I Wish I Was Tall Like Willie. There is also a vocabulary page at the end of the book. Manuel goes to elaborate and comical lengths to be tall like Willie. He thinks being tall makes his best friend Willie look like a basketball star. In the quest to be tall, Manuel comes up with a multitude of ingenious ways of getting there. What one person might dislike about themselves may be just the thing that someone else would envy. Manuel grows in appreciation of his own uniqueness. The I Wish series (I Wish I Was Tall Like Willie, I Wish I Was Strong Like Manuel, I Wish I Had Glasses Like Rosa, I Wish I Had Freckles Like Abby) explores the issues of self-esteem, self-acceptance and friendship for children. Kids are reminded to like themselves "just the way they are!" through humorous situations and outlandish schemes.

Quisiera ser tan alto como Willie

Kathryn; Hembrook Heling (author), Bonnie Adamson (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621672258

This is the Spanish only version of I Wish I Tall Like Willie. Manuel goes to elaborate and comical lengths to be tall like Willie. He thinks being tall makes his best friend Willie look like a basketball star. In the quest to be tall, Manuel comes up with a multitude of ingenious ways of getting there. What one person might dislike about themselves may be just the thing that someone else would envy. Manuel grows in appreciation of his own uniqueness. The I Wish series (I Wish I Was Tall Like Willie, I Wish I Was Strong Like Manuel, I Wish I Had Glasses Like Rosa, I Wish I Had Freckles Like Abby) explores the issues of self-esteem, self-acceptance and friendship for children. Kids are reminded to like themselves "just the way they are!" through humorous situations and outlandish schemes.

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.

A Seed Was Planted / Sembré una semilla

Toula Palazetti (author), Pamela Barcita (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621671916

This is the bilingual (English/Spanish) version of A Seed Was Planted. There is also a vocabulary page at the end of the book. A wonderful cycle of giving begins when a seed is planted. Pieces and sprouts of walnut tree are passed along from one person to that person's friend and on that that friend's neighbor and on and on and on. The circle of giving creates a new crop of trees (supporting the idea of reforestation) and instills traditional values of sharing and caring. It also brings about a spirit of hope and goodwill to the givers. Love grows along with the saplings in the beautifully generous world. An inspiration and a timely lesson for children, adults and whole communities.

Sembré una semilla

Toula Palazetti (author), Pamela Barcita (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621671923

This is the Spanish only version of A Seed Was Planted. A wonderful cycle of giving begins when a seed is planted. Pieces and sprouts of walnut tree are passed along from one person to that person's friend and on that that friend's neighbor and on and on and on. The circle of giving creates a new crop of trees (supporting the idea of reforestation) and instills traditional values of sharing and caring. It also brings about a spirit of hope and goodwill to the givers. Love grows along with the saplings in the beautifully generous world. An inspiration and a timely lesson for children, adults and whole communities.

Isabel and the Hungry Coyote / Isabel y el coyote hambriento

Keith Polette (author), Esther Szegedy (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621671947

This is the bilingual (English/Spanish) version of Isabel and the Hungry Coyote. 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. A little girl on her way to Grandma's house. A basket of goodies. A lurking scoundrel. Sound familiar? Yes, but this time, the Chihuahua Desert of the American southwest is the setting for a spiced-up retelling of the classic "Little Red Riding Hood" story. Spunky Isabel outwits the cunning coyote with self-reliance and daring. Fiery tamales and chili sauce are the villain's downfall.

Vegetable Dreams / Huerto soñado

Dawn Jeffers (author), Claude Schneider (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621671961

This is the bilingual (English/Spanish) version of Vegetable Dreams. There is also a vocabulary page at the end of the book. Young Erin has a dream. She must create a garden. Her vegetable garden becomes the unlikely place where friendship, belief in one's dreams, and much more than vegetables grow. Determined to make the garden a reality that will give pleasure not only to herself but to other people as well, Erin learns many lessons in the process. An old-fashioned story of a multi-generation friendship and the importance of sharing and nurturing dreams. This is truly a gentle, moving story.

Huerto soñado

Dawn Jeffers (author), Claude Schneider (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621671978

This is the Spanish only version of Vegetable Dreams. Young Erin has a dream. She must create a garden. Her vegetable garden becomes the unlikely place where friendship, belief in one's dreams, and much more than vegetables grow. Determined to make the garden a reality that will give pleasure not only to herself but to other people as well, Erin learns many lessons in the process. An old-fashioned story of a multi-generation friendship and the importance of sharing and nurturing dreams. This is truly a gentle, moving story.

Tito, the Firefighter / Tito, el bombero

Tim Hoppey (author), Kimberly Hoffman (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621671985

This bilingual (English/Spanish) text has Spanish sprinkled in and, as each word is introduced, it is used from there through to the end of the book. There is also a vocabulary page at the end of the book. Richie, a New York City firefighter or bombero, only speaks inglés, but he answers all calls for help. In any language, a good deed is still a good deed. When Tito grows up, he wants to be a bombero. He speaks both inglés and español. But he never dreamed his bilingual skill might actually help Richie and the other bomberos save the day!

Runaway Radish / El rábano que escapó

Janice Levy (author), Sydney Wright (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621672005

This is the bilingual (English/Spanish) version of Runaway Radish. There is also a vocabulary page at the end of the book. It's the Night of the Radishes and Don Pedro wants to carve the best radish sculpture in town. But one radish won't cooperate. It bounces away, looking for action! So begins a raucous romp as everyone in town gets involved in the chasing of the radish. Written in a style reminiscent of "The Gingerbread Man," one antic builds on another until finally the rascally radish is subdued. The Night of the Radishes is an annual festival held on the evening of December 23rd in Oaxaca, Mexico.

El rábano que escapó

Janice Levy (author), Sydney Wright (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621672012

This is the Spanish only version of Runaway Radish. It's the Night of the Radishes and Don Pedro wants to carve the best radish sculpture in town. But one radish won't cooperate. It bounces away, looking for action! So begins a raucous romp as everyone in town gets involved in the chasing of the radish. Written in a style reminiscent of "The Gingerbread Man," one antic builds on another until finally the rascally radish is subdued. The Night of the Radishes is an annual festival held on the evening of December 23rd in Oaxaca, Mexico.

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.

Even More / Todavía más

Barbara Quick, Liz McGrath (author), Liz McGrath (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621672081

This is the bilingual (English/Spanish) version of Even More. There is also a vocabulary page at the end of the book. Even More/Todavía más is a tender testament to the bond between a mother and her child. Linked sketches and observations chronicle the child's birth to the mother's old age. Both mother and child tell a tale of enduring love through hard times and gentle memories. Even More/Todavía más is an affirmation of growing up, growing older, but never growing apart.

Todavía más

Barbara Quick, Liz McGrath (author), Liz McGrath (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621672098

This is the Spanish only version of Even More. Todavía más is a tender testament to the bond between a mother and her child. Linked sketches and observations chronicle the child's birth to the mother's old age. Both mother and child tell a tale of enduring love through hard times and gentle memories. Todavía más is an affirmation of growing up, growing older, but never growing apart.

On the Banks of the Amazon / En las orillas del Amazonas

Nancy Kelly Allen (author), Elizabeth Driessen (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621672104

This bilingual book, in both English and Spanish, includes a vocabulary page at the end of the book. Enter into a rainforest adventure full of mystery, exotic foliage and wondrous creatures. Dawn breaks. The sun climbs high above the jungle. Slowly daylight becomes dusk and nightfall descends. As the rhythm of the day unfolds, two wildlife hunters observe the scene. What are they doing in the rainforest? Find out as you explore and safari on the banks if the Amazon.

Remember Me? / ¿Te acuerdas de mí?

Sue Glass (author), W. Yunker (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621672111

This bilingual book, in both English and Spanish, includes a vocabulary page at the end of the book. A young girl's grandfather can't, or doesn't want to, remember her anymore. What did she do wrong? Understanding comes after the guilt and secrecy surrounding her grandfather's Alzheimer's disease is exposed. The story is told through the eyes of a child to help children gently understand the emotions of the affliction.

The Riches of Rangoberra / Las riquezas de Rangoberra

Jane Weber (author), Rijalynne Saari (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621672128

This bilingual (English/Spanish) text has Spanish 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. Escape to the magical kingdom of Rangoberra,. The inhabitants include a simple seamstress, a daring sea captain, a noble king, a gracious queen and a humble handmaiden. The Riches of Rangoberra is the classic fairy tale of good vs. evil in which a dutiful handmaiden makes a quilt that becomes the physical proof of the virtuous nature of its maker. This traditional yarn illustrates the power of compassion and celebrates kindness. In the land of Rangoberra, inner goodness outweighs worldly riches. Here's an enchanting story with a life lesson to take to heart.

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.