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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

Dawn Jeffers (author), Claude Schneider (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621671954

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.

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

Janice Levy (author), Sydney Wright (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621671992

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.

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

Nancy Sweetland (author), Robert Sweetland (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621672029

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 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.

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.

Ocean Whisper

Dennis Rockhill (author), Dennis Rockhill (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621672050

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.

Meadow Dance

Dennis Rockhill (author), Dennis Rockhill (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621672067

A little girl takes flight over a meadow where she's been sleeping. Her blanket of flower petals mysteriously become butterfly wings. Upon waking, her memory questions the adventure's reality. What really happened remains to be seen.

Even More

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

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621672074

Even More 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 is an affirmation of growing up, growing older, but never growing apart.

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.

I Wish I Had Freckles Like Abby

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

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621672142

Rosa wants freckles just like her friend Abby. How can she get them? Maybe chocolate pudding will do the trick! How about some mud puddle dots? Big sister's makeup? Rosa comes to realize that she might have something that is just as good as the longed-for freckles. 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.

I Wish I Had Freckles Like Abby / Quisiera tener pecas como Abby

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

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621672159

This is the bilingual (English/Spanish) version of I Wish I Had Freckles Like Abby. There is also a vocabulary page at the end of the book. Rosa wants freckles just like her friend Abby. How can she get them? Maybe chocolate pudding will do the trick! How about some mud puddle dots? Big sister's makeup? Rosa comes to realize that she might have something that is just as good as the longed-for freckles. 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 tener pecas como Abby

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

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621672166

This is the Spanish only version of I Wish I Had Freckles Like Abby. Rosa wants freckles just like her friend Abby. How can she get them? Maybe chocolate pudding will do the trick! How about some mud puddle dots? Big sister's makeup? Rosa comes to realize that she might have something that is just as good as the longed-for freckles. 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.

I Wish I Had Glasses Like Rosa

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

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621672173

Abby concocts comical and innovative strategies to get glasses. She thinks glasses make her best friend Rosa look beautiful. In the quest to have glasses like Rosa, Abby invents a multitude of ingenious ways to getting the glasses she so dearly desires. What one person might dislike about themselves may be just the thing that someone else would envy. Abby grows in appreciation of her 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.

I Wish I Had Glasses Like Rosa / Quisiera tener lentes como Rosa

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

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621672180

This is the bilingual (English/Spanish) version of I Wish I Had Glasses Like Rosa. There is also a vocabulary page at the end of the book. Abby concocts comical and innovative strategies to get glasses. She thinks glasses make her best friend Rosa look beautiful. In the quest to have glasses like Rosa, Abby invents a multitude of ingenious ways to getting the glasses she so dearly desires. What one person might dislike about themselves may be just the thing that someone else would envy. Abby grows in appreciation of her 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.