Thursday, November 1, 2012
LEVEL UP (PASO DE NIVEL) by Gwendolyn Zepeda with illustrations by Pable Torrecilla. Pinata, Arte Publico, 2012.
David loves his new video games and refuses to do anything else in his attempts to Level Up! It is not until his televsion set goes ofn the fritz that he realizes how much he has been missing by staying inside and playing. The text is presented in English and in Spanish. <588>
MY BIG SISTER (MI HERMANA MAYOR) by Samuel Caraballo with illustrations by Thelma Muraida. Pinata Books/Arte Publico, 2012.
Anita takes care of her younger brother Pablito, getting him up for school, meeting him at the bus, helping him with his homework, and even reading him a bedtime story. Pablito knows he has the best big sister in the world. She will take care of him so his parents can work. Text is in English and in Spanish. <589>