Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with Books for Kids

September 15 to October 15 is Hispanic Heritage Month. The MLK Children’s Library has some wonderful children’s books celebrating different Latino cultures available for check-out. Another important collection is the foreign language books at MLK, with children’s books in several languages (including Spanish), and our assortment of bilingual books. ¡Feliz lectura!

Becoming Naomi LeonBecoming Naomi Leon by Pam Munoz Ryan

Martina the Beautiful Cockroach by Carmen Agra Deedy

Under the Royal Palms: My Childhood in Cuba by Alma Flor Ada

Return to Sender by Julia Alvarez

Book Fiesta!: Celebrate Children’s Day/Book Day; Celebremos El día de los niños/El día de los libros by Pat Mora

The Day It Snowed Tortillas by Rafael Lopez

 The Story of Cesar ChavezThe Dreamer by Pam Munoz Ryan

Harvesting Hope: The Story of Cesar Chaves by Kathleen Krull

The Firefly Letters by Margarita Engle

Juan Bobo Goes to Work by Marisa Montes

Diego: Bigger than Life by Carmen T. Bernier-Grand

Abuela by Arthur Dorros

Just in CaseMe, Frida by Ann Novesky

Just in Case: A Trickster Tale and Spanish Alphabet Book by Yuyi Morales