Join in the lastest fun from a Pura BelprE Honor-winning team. These Fiesta Babies dance, march on parade, and sing along to mariachi songs in their spirited celebration of fiestas. From piNatas to flower coronas, little ones are introduced to the many coloful aspects of an important and lively Latino cultural tradition.
About the Author
Carmen Tafolla is a writer, speaker, and actress whose work has appeared in more than 200 anthologies. She is the winner of the 1999 Art of Peace award for writing that furthers peace, justice, and human understanding. She lives in San Antonio, Texas.
Amy Cordova is an artist and storyteller whose art reflects soul and spirit. She has been recognized for her work as an illustrator of children s books, receiving the Wisconsin Library Award for "Namaste!, " and being named honor winner of the American Library Association s Pura Belpre Award 2009 and 2010. Amy lives in Taos, New Mexico.
Review, Washington Parent, June 1, 2010:
"It's party time with the beguiling babes in this charming picture book.... depictions of a loving Hispanic family, neighborhood friends and bouncy little dog."
Review, Kirkus Reviews:
"A cheerful, energetic party for little ones."