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Bilingual books for a spooky season!
Bilingual books for a spooky season! October 23, 2007
--Cinco Puntos Press

The skeletons of the dead are dancing all through Cinco Puntos' bilingual children's books...don't miss a fun scare!

Celebrate Día de los Muertos and Halloween with some classic folktales from the famous storyteller Joe Hayes or a charming Festival of Bones with Luis San Vicente.

Best Selling Bilingual Books

La LloronaLa Llorona / The Weeping Woman  

As told by Joe Hayes

Have you ever heard the story of La Llorona (yoh-RROH-nah), the ghost woman they say is crying and crying for her children?

The Day It Snowed Tortillas / El Día Que Nevaron Tortillas

As told by Joe Hayes

One of Bloomsbury Review's “15 All-Time Favorite Books for Kids!”

The Story of Colors

The Story of Colors / La Historia de los Colores

by Subcomandante Marcos

There has been a remarkable amount of controversy behind The Story of Colors thanks to the NEA for canceling their grant for the publication of the book. The book's author, Subcomandante Marcos is the leader of the Mexican Zapatista guerrilla movement against the government. 

Featured in the New York Times

and on NPR (National Public Radio)!

A Gift from Papá Diego / Un Regalo de Papá Diego

by Benjamin Alire Sáenz

A young boy wishes he could fly across the border to Chihuahua to visit his grandfather.

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