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Awarded by Latino Literary Now to recognize the best of worldwide Latino writing in Spanish and English 
    • Search Result #1. LightKeepers to the Rescue! by Marisa de Jesús Paolicelli

    • Title
      LightKeepers to the Rescue!
      Author
      Marisa de Jesús Paolicelli
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2013 Latino Book Award: Childrens
    • Search Result #2. City of Bones by Cassandra Clare

    • Title
      City of Bones
      Author
      Cassandra Clare
      Holdings
      No copies currently available. (Estimated wait is 18 days)
      Pub date
      2010 Abraham Lincoln YA
    • Search Result #3. City of Bones by Cassandra Clare

    • Title
      City of Bones
      Author
      Cassandra Clare
      Holdings
      1 copy available at Barrett Branch in Young Adult Fiction
      Pub date
      2010 Abraham Lincoln YA
    • Search Result #4. All the Lovely Bad Ones by Mary Downing Hahn

    • Title
      All the Lovely Bad Ones
      Author
      Mary Downing Hahn
      Holdings
      3 copies available at Burke Branch and Duncan Branch
      Pub date
      2010 Rebecca Caudill YR 4-8
    • Search Result #5. Scaredy Squirrel by Melanie Watt

    • Title
      Scaredy Squirrel
      Author
      Melanie Watt
      Holdings
      5 copies available at Beatley Central Library, Barrett Branch, Burke Branch, and Duncan Branch
      Pub date
      2010 Monarch Award K-3
    • Search Result #6. Scaredy Squirrel by Melanie Watt

    • Title
      Scaredy Squirrel
      Author
      Melanie Watt
      Holdings
      2 copies available at Barrett Branch and Duncan Branch
      Pub date
      2010 Monarch Award K-3
    • Search Result #7. Scaredy Squirrel by Melanie Watt

    • Title
      Scaredy Squirrel
      Author
      Melanie Watt
      Holdings
      4 copies available at Beatley Central Library, Barrett Branch, and Burke Branch
      Pub date
      2010 Monarch Award K-3
    • Search Result #8. Scaredy Squirrel by Melanie Watt

    • Title
      Scaredy Squirrel
      Author
      Melanie Watt
      Holdings
      2 copies available at Barrett Branch and Duncan Branch
      Pub date
      2010 Monarch Award K-3
    • Search Result #9. Scaredy Squirrel by Melanie Watt

    • Title
      Scaredy Squirrel
      Author
      Melanie Watt
      Holdings
      1 copy available at Duncan Branch in Juvenile Picture Book
      Pub date
      2010 Monarch Award K-3
    • Search Result #10. Scaredy Squirrel by Melanie Watt

    • Title
      Scaredy Squirrel
      Author
      Melanie Watt
      Holdings
      1 copy available at Barrett Branch in Juvenile Picture Book
      Pub date
      2010 Monarch Award K-3
    • Search Result #11. Scaredy Squirrel by Melanie Watt

    • Title
      Scaredy Squirrel
      Author
      Melanie Watt
      Holdings
      No copies currently available. (Estimated wait is 1 days)
      Pub date
      2010 Monarch Award K-3
    • Search Result #12. Scaredy Squirrel by Melanie Watt

    • Title
      Scaredy Squirrel
      Author
      Melanie Watt
      Holdings
      2 copies available at Barrett Branch and Burke Branch
      Pub date
      2010 Monarch Award K-3
    • Search Result #13. What Can You Do With a Paleta? by Carmen Tafolla

    • Title
      What Can You Do With a Paleta?
      Author
      Carmen Tafolla
      Holdings
      No copies currently available. (Estimated wait is 2 days)
      Pub date
      2010 Tomás Rivera
    • Search Result #14. Echos of Glory by Robert Flynn

    • Title
      Echos of Glory
      Author
      Robert Flynn
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2010 Spur /Western Long Novel
    • Search Result #15. Far Bright Star by Robert Olmstead

    • Title
      Far Bright Star
      Author
      Robert Olmstead
      Holdings
      1 copy available at Beatley Central Library in Online
      Pub date
      2010 Spur /Western Short Novel
    • Search Result #16. Far Bright Star by Robert Olmstead

    • Title
      Far Bright Star
      Author
      Robert Olmstead
      Holdings
      2 copies available at Beatley Central Library and Barrett Branch
      Pub date
      2010 Spur /Western Short Novel
    • Search Result #17. My People by Langston Hughes; ill. by Charles R. Smith Jr.

    • Title
      My People
      Author
      Langston Hughes; ill. by Charles R. Smith Jr.
      Holdings
      3 copies available at Beatley Central Library, Barrett Branch, and Burke Branch
      Pub date
      2010 Coretta Scott King Award /Ill
    • Search Result #18. Bad News for Outlaws: The Remarkable Life of Bass Reeves, Deputy U.S. Marshal by Vaunda Micheaux Nelson; R. Gregory Christie, ill.

    • Title
      Bad News for Outlaws: The Remarkable Life of Bass Reeves, Deputy U.S. Marshal
      Author
      Vaunda Micheaux Nelson; R. Gregory Christie, ill.
      Holdings
      2 copies available at Beatley Central Library and Duncan Branch
      Pub date
      2010 Coretta Scott King Award /Author
    • Search Result #19. The Barefoot Shoeshine Boy by Al Rivera as told to Susan Giffin

    • Title
      The Barefoot Shoeshine Boy
      Author
      Al Rivera as told to Susan Giffin
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2009 LBA Self-Help/English, 2009 LBA YA Nonfiction/English
    • Search Result #20. Return to Sender by Julia Alvarez

    • Title
      Return to Sender
      Author
      Julia Alvarez
      Holdings
      3 copies available at Beatley Central Library, Burke Branch, and Duncan Branch
      Pub date
      2010 Pura Belpré /Text, 2010 Américas
    • Search Result #21. Book Fiesta!: Celebrate Children*s Day/Book Day by Pat Mora, ill. by Rafael López

    • Title
      Book Fiesta!: Celebrate Children*s Day/Book Day
      Author
      Pat Mora, ill. by Rafael López
      Holdings
      3 copies available at Burke Branch and Duncan Branch
      Pub date
      2010 Pura Belpré /Ill, 2010 Américas
    • Search Result #22. There\'s a Coqui in My Shoe by Marisa deJesús Paolicelli

    • Title
      There's a Coqui in My Shoe
      Author
      Marisa deJesús Paolicelli
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2008 LBA Educational/English
    • Search Result #23. Tu Cuerpo by Katie Daynes

    • Title
      Tu Cuerpo
      Author
      Katie Daynes
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2008 LBA Educational/Spanish-Bilingual
    • Search Result #24. Martina the Beautiful Cockroach by Carmen Agra Deedy

    • Title
      Martina the Beautiful Cockroach
      Author
      Carmen Agra Deedy
      Holdings
      3 copies available at Barrett Branch and Duncan Branch
      Pub date
      2008 LBA Picture Book/English, 2009 Fla.Children's Book
    • Search Result #25. La Mariposa by Anna Milbourne

    • Title
      La Mariposa
      Author
      Anna Milbourne
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2008 LBA Picture Book/Spanish
    • Search Result #26. Hello Night / Hola Noche by Amy Costales

    • Title
      Hello Night / Hola Noche
      Author
      Amy Costales
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2008 LBA Picture Book/Bilingual
    • Search Result #27. Samuel Maximo y Niketon by Ariel Gonzalez

    • Title
      Samuel Maximo y Niketon
      Author
      Ariel Gonzalez
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2008 LBA YA Fiction/Spanish
    • Search Result #28. Ay Mijo! Why do you want to be an engineer? by Edna Campos Gravenhorst

    • Title
      Ay Mijo! Why do you want to be an engineer?
      Author
      Edna Campos Gravenhorst
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2008 LBA YA Nonfiction/English
    • Search Result #29. La disciplina hasta los tres años by Jeanne Lindsay y Sally McCullough

    • Title
      La disciplina hasta los tres años
      Author
      Jeanne Lindsay y Sally McCullough
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2008 LBA YA Nonfiction/Spanish
    • Search Result #30. Mi sueño de América / My American Dream by Yuliana Gallegos

    • Title
      Mi sueño de América / My American Dream
      Author
      Yuliana Gallegos
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2008 LBA YA Nonfiction/Bilingual
    • Search Result #31. La Chica de Mendiburo by Adalucia

    • Title
      La Chica de Mendiburo
      Author
      Adalucia
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2007 LBA YA Fiction/Spanish
    • Search Result #32. The Ruiz Street Kids/Los Muchachos de la calle Ruiz by Diane Gonzales Bertrand

    • Title
      The Ruiz Street Kids/Los Muchachos de la calle Ruiz
      Author
      Diane Gonzales Bertrand
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2007 LBA YA Fiction/Bilingual
    • Search Result #33. Ribbons of the Sun by Harriet Hamilton

    • Title
      Ribbons of the Sun
      Author
      Harriet Hamilton
      Holdings
      No copies currently available. (Estimated wait is 19 days)
      Pub date
      2007 LBA YA Fiction/English
    • Search Result #34. El primer año del bebé by Jeanne Warren Lindsay

    • Title
      El primer año del bebé
      Author
      Jeanne Warren Lindsay
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2007 LBA YA Nonfiction/Spanish
    • Search Result #35. When I Was a Boy Neruda Called Me Policarpo by Poli Delano

    • Title
      When I Was a Boy Neruda Called Me Policarpo
      Author
      Poli Delano
      Holdings
      1 copy available at Duncan Branch in Young Adult Biography
      Pub date
      2007 LBA YA Nonfiction/English
    • Search Result #36. The Boy of Steel by Ray Negron

    • Title
      The Boy of Steel
      Author
      Ray Negron
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2007 LBA Educational Picture Book/Bilingual
    • Search Result #37. New Mexico/Nuevo Mexico by Jose Maria Obregon

    • Title
      New Mexico/Nuevo Mexico
      Author
      Jose Maria Obregon
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2007 LBA Educational/Bilingual
    • Search Result #38. Puberman by Maria Villegas y Jennie Kent

    • Title
      Puberman
      Author
      Maria Villegas y Jennie Kent
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2007 LBA Educational/Spanish-Bilingual
    • Search Result #39. Super Oscar by Oscar de la Hoya

    • Title
      Super Oscar
      Author
      Oscar de la Hoya
      Holdings
      1 copy available at Beatley Central Library in Juvenile Foreign Language Materials
      Pub date
      2007 LBA Picture Book/Bilingual
    • Search Result #40. La primera luna llena de Gatita by Kevin Henkes

    • Title
      La primera luna llena de Gatita
      Author
      Kevin Henkes
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2007 LBA Picture Book/Spanish
    • Search Result #41. Forest of the Pygmies by Isabel Allende

    • Title
      Forest of the Pygmies
      Author
      Isabel Allende
      Holdings
      2 copies available at Beatley Central Library and Duncan Branch
      Pub date
      2006 LBA YA Fiction/English
    • Search Result #42. Those Oldies but Goodies by Art Rodriguez

    • Title
      Those Oldies but Goodies
      Author
      Art Rodriguez
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2006 LBA YA Nonfiction/English
    • Search Result #43. Beatriz González by Benjamín Villegas

    • Title
      Beatriz González
      Author
      Benjamín Villegas
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2006 LBA YA Nonfiction/Spanish
    • Search Result #44. José! Born to Dance: The Story of José Limón by Susanna Reich; Raúl Colón, ill.

    • Title
      José! Born to Dance: The Story of José Limón
      Author
      Susanna Reich; Raúl Colón, ill.
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2006 Tomás Rivera, 2006 LBA Educational/English
    • Search Result #45. Cosas de Niñas by Maria Villegas and Jennie Kent

    • Title
      Cosas de Niñas
      Author
      Maria Villegas and Jennie Kent
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2006 LBA Educational/Spanish
    • Search Result #46. Freaky Foods From Around the World by Ramona Moreno Winner

    • Title
      Freaky Foods From Around the World
      Author
      Ramona Moreno Winner
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2006 LBA Educational/Bilingual
    • Search Result #47. The Magically Mysterious Adventures of Noelle the Bulldog by Gloria Estefan; Michael Garland, ill.

    • Title
      The Magically Mysterious Adventures of Noelle the Bulldog
      Author
      Gloria Estefan; Michael Garland, ill.
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2006 LBA Picture Book/English
    • Search Result #48. Un Dia de Lluvia by Anna Milbourne; Sarah Gill, ill.

    • Title
      Un Dia de Lluvia
      Author
      Anna Milbourne; Sarah Gill, ill.
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2006 LBA Picture Book/Spanish
    • Search Result #49. I am René, the Boy/Soy René, Él Niño by René Colato Lainez; Fabiola Graullera Ramírez, ill.

    • Title
      I am René, the Boy/Soy René, Él Niño
      Author
      René Colato Lainez; Fabiola Graullera Ramírez, ill.
      Holdings
      No copies currently available. (Estimated wait is 21 days)
      Pub date
      2006 LBA Picture Book/Bilingual
    • Search Result #50. Paul Revere by Rose McCarthy

    • Title
      Paul Revere
      Author
      Rose McCarthy
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2005 LBA YA Nonfiction/Spanish-Bilingual
    • Search Result #51. El bosque de los pigmeos by Isabel Allende

    • Title
      El bosque de los pigmeos
      Author
      Isabel Allende
      Holdings
      1 copy available at Beatley Central Library in Foreign Language Materials
      Pub date
      2005 LBA YA Fiction/Spanish-Bilingual, 2006 LBA YA Fiction/Spanish
    • Search Result #52. Elena\'s Serenade by Campbell Geeslin; Ana Juan, ill.

    • Title
      Elena's Serenade
      Author
      Campbell Geeslin; Ana Juan, ill.
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2005 LBA Picture Book/English
    • Search Result #53. Harry, el perrito sucio by Gene Zion; Margaret Bloy Graham, ill.

    • Title
      Harry, el perrito sucio
      Author
      Gene Zion; Margaret Bloy Graham, ill.
      Holdings
      1 copy available at Barrett Branch in Juvenile Foreign Language Materials
      Pub date
      2005 LBA Picture Book/Spanish
    • Search Result #54. Poetry Zoo/Zoológico de Poemas by Margarita Montalvo

    • Title
      Poetry Zoo/Zoológico de Poemas
      Author
      Margarita Montalvo
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2005 LBA Picture Book/Bilingual
    • Search Result #55. La Llorona by Joe Hayes; Vicki Trego Hill and Mona Pennypacker, ills.

    • Title
      La Llorona
      Author
      Joe Hayes; Vicki Trego Hill and Mona Pennypacker, ills.
      Holdings
      3 copies available at Beatley Central Library, Barrett Branch, and Burke Branch
      Pub date
      2005 LBA Picture Book/Bilingual
    • Search Result #56. Alexander Hamilton by Aleine Degraw

    • Title
      Alexander Hamilton
      Author
      Aleine Degraw
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2005 LBA Educational/Spanish-Bilingual
    • Search Result #57. Los Peligros del Tatuaje y el Body Piercing by Laura Reybold

    • Title
      Los Peligros del Tatuaje y el Body Piercing
      Author
      Laura Reybold
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2004 LBA YA Nonfiction/Spanish-Bilingual
    • Search Result #58. El Reino del Dragon de Oro by Isabel Allende

    • Title
      El Reino del Dragon de Oro
      Author
      Isabel Allende
      Holdings
      1 copy available at Beatley Central Library in Foreign Language Materials
      Pub date
      2004 LBA YA Fiction/Spanish-Bilingual
    • Search Result #59. What Night Brings by Carla Trujillo

    • Title
      What Night Brings
      Author
      Carla Trujillo
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2004 LBA YA Fiction/English
    • Search Result #60. The Empanadas that Abuela Made by Diane Gonzales Bertrand

    • Title
      The Empanadas that Abuela Made
      Author
      Diane Gonzales Bertrand
      Holdings
      1 copy available at Beatley Central Library in Juvenile Foreign Language Materials
      Pub date
      2004 LBA Picture Book/Bilingual
    • Search Result #61. Por si no te lo he dicho by María Fernanda Heredia

    • Title
      Por si no te lo he dicho
      Author
      María Fernanda Heredia
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2004 LBA Picture Book/Spanish
    • Search Result #62. Just a Minute: A Trickster Tale and Counting Book by Yuyi Morales

    • Title
      Just a Minute: A Trickster Tale and Counting Book
      Author
      Yuyi Morales
      Holdings
      4 copies available at Beatley Central Library, Barrett Branch, Burke Branch, and Duncan Branch
      Pub date
      2003 Américas, 2004 Pura Belpré /Ill, 2004 LBA Picture Book/English, 2004 Tomás Rivera
    • Search Result #63. Castillos- con links de Internet by Lesley Sims

    • Title
      Castillos- con links de Internet
      Author
      Lesley Sims
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2004 LBA Educational/Spanish-Bilingual
    • Search Result #64. Cuentos Populares del Mundo by Heather Amery

    • Title
      Cuentos Populares del Mundo
      Author
      Heather Amery
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2003 LBA Educational/Spanish-Bilingual
    • Search Result #65. César Chávez: The Struggle For Justice/La Lucha Por Justicia by Richard Griswold del Castillo

    • Title
      César Chávez: The Struggle For Justice/La Lucha Por Justicia
      Author
      Richard Griswold del Castillo
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2003 LBA Picture Book/Spanish-Bilingual
    • Search Result #66. Down The Banister by Jennie Kent & María Akl

    • Title
      Down The Banister
      Author
      Jennie Kent & María Akl
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2003 LBA YA Fiction/English
    • Search Result #67. Tiburones by Jonathan Sheikh-Miller

    • Title
      Tiburones
      Author
      Jonathan Sheikh-Miller
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2002 LBA Educational/Spanish-Bilingual, 2002 LBA YA Nonfiction/English
    • Search Result #68. Daniel\'s Ride by Michael Perry

    • Title
      Daniel's Ride
      Author
      Michael Perry
      Holdings
      1 copy available at Beatley Central Library in Juvenile Foreign Language Materials
      Pub date
      2002 LBA Picture Book/English
    • Search Result #69. Mi Gorrita by Georgina Lazaro

    • Title
      Mi Gorrita
      Author
      Georgina Lazaro
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2002 LBA Picture Book/Spanish
    • Search Result #70. Uncle Chente\'s Picnic/El Picnic De Tio Chente by Diane Gonzales Bertrand; Pauline Rodriguez Howard, ill.

    • Title
      Uncle Chente's Picnic/El Picnic De Tio Chente
      Author
      Diane Gonzales Bertrand; Pauline Rodriguez Howard, ill.
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2002 LBA Picture/Bilingual
    • Search Result #71. Trino\'s Time by Diane Gonzales Bertrand

    • Title
      Trino's Time
      Author
      Diane Gonzales Bertrand
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2002 LBA YA Fiction/English
    • Search Result #72. Los cuentos del Abuelo Florián by Norma Huidobro

    • Title
      Los cuentos del Abuelo Florián
      Author
      Norma Huidobro
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2002 LBA YA Fiction/Spanish-Bilingual
    • Search Result #73. We\'re Off...to the Galapagos by Michael Mastoraquis

    • Title
      We're Off...to the Galapagos
      Author
      Michael Mastoraquis
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2001 LBA Educational/English
    • Search Result #74. Hispanics by Greg Nickles

    • Title
      Hispanics
      Author
      Greg Nickles
      Holdings
      1 copy available at Duncan Branch in Juvenile Nonfiction
      Pub date
      2001 LBA Educational/English
    • Search Result #75. El Mundo Antiguo by Fiona Chandler

    • Title
      El Mundo Antiguo
      Author
      Fiona Chandler
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2001 LBA Educational/Spanish-Bilingual
    • Search Result #76. Elegy On The Dead Of César Chávez by Rudolfo Anaya

    • Title
      Elegy On The Dead Of César Chávez
      Author
      Rudolfo Anaya
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2001 LBA Picture Book/English
    • Search Result #77. Este No Es Mi Perrito by Fiona Watt

    • Title
      Este No Es Mi Perrito
      Author
      Fiona Watt
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2001 LBA Picture Book/Spanish
    • Search Result #78. Fuego Angelical: Magia, Leyendas y Tradiciones by Doña Carolina Da Silva

    • Title
      Fuego Angelical: Magia, Leyendas y Tradiciones
      Author
      Doña Carolina Da Silva
      Holdings
      3 copies available at Beatley Central Library, Barrett Branch, and Duncan Branch
      Pub date
      2001 LBA YA Fiction/Spanish-Bilingual
    • Search Result #79. El Gran Libro de los Experimentos by Karen Rogers

    • Title
      El Gran Libro de los Experimentos
      Author
      Karen Rogers
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2000 LBA Educational/Spanish-Bilingual
    • Search Result #80. Family, Familia by Diane Gonzales Bertrand

    • Title
      Family, Familia
      Author
      Diane Gonzales Bertrand
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2000 LBA Picture Book/Bilingual
    • Search Result #81. Gerardo y la Cama by Fabio Morábito

    • Title
      Gerardo y la Cama
      Author
      Fabio Morábito
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2000 LBA Picture Book/Spanish
    • Search Result #82. María de Estrada, Gypsy Conquistadora by Gloria Durán

    • Title
      María de Estrada, Gypsy Conquistadora
      Author
      Gloria Durán
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2000 LBA YA Fiction/English
    • Search Result #83. Trino\'s Choice by Diane Gonzales Bertrand

    • Title
      Trino's Choice
      Author
      Diane Gonzales Bertrand
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2000 LBA YA Fiction/English
    • Search Result #84. Cuentos del Mundo Malévolo, Stories From a Dark & Evil World by Teresa Pijoan

    • Title
      Cuentos del Mundo Malévolo, Stories From a Dark & Evil World
      Author
      Teresa Pijoan
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2000 LBA YA Fiction/Spanish-Bilingual
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