Category Archives: Bilingual

Celebrating Chinese Festivals

The Chinese New Year is coming! The beautifully decorated streets are full of people playing drums, performing the lion dance and setting of firecrackers! Continue reading

Advertisements
Quote | Posted on by | Leave a comment

Take Me Out to the Yakyu

It’s baseball season! If you know a child who loves baseball, Take Me Out to the Yakyu is the perfect picture book! In this colorfully illustrated book, a young boy tells you all about how he enjoys going to the beloved ballgame … Continue reading

Posted in Bilingual, Family, International, Sports, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

1, 2, 3, Sí!: A Numbers Book in English and Spanish

In celebration of Multicultural Children’s Book Day tomorrow, CalicoKidz is reviewing 1, 2, 3, Sí!: A Numbers Book in English and Spanish, a colorful, fun and educational board book for young children who are beginning to learn to count. It’s colorful … Continue reading

Posted in animals, art, Bilingual, board book, diversity, International, Math, Music, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Underwater Adventure

    Underwater Adventure is a wonderful book that has character customization that allows children to be the hero of there own story! Not only is can the main character in the book be customized, but the book can also … Continue reading

Posted in animals, Bilingual, Imagination, nature, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Japanese Celebrations: Cherry Blossoms, Lanterns and Stars!

I love the cherry blossoms that bloom every year in Washington, D.C. – and so does the rest of America! That’s why I’m reviewing  Japanese Celebrations: Cherry Blossoms, Lanterns and Stars!, a great picture book that tells of many Japanese traditions, … Continue reading

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

My Name is Celia Cruz: The Life of Celia Cruz / Me Llamo Celia Cruz: La Vida de Celia Cruz

It’s Hispanic American Heritage Month, and in recognition I’m reviewing the bilingual picture book My Name is Celia: The Life of Celia Cruz/Mi Llamo Celia Cruz: La Vida de Celia Cruz. Celia Cruz was a salsa music legend, known as the … Continue reading

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Mr. Mosquito by Barry Dunlap

Did you know that it’s the female, not the male mosquito that gives us those pesky, uncomfortable bites during the summer months? You will find this fact in the delightful bilingual picture book, Mr. Mosquito.  As pesky as mosquitoes can … Continue reading

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , | Leave a comment