Tooth on the Loose - This picture book about a young girl's wish to use her Tooth Fairy money to buy her father a birthday present is told in rhyme with Spanish words used throughout the text. A glossary with pronunciation guide is also included.
Keeper by Kathi Appelt. On the night of the blue moon when mermaids are said to gather in the Gulf of Mexico, Keeper sets out in a small boat determined to find her mother, a mermaid, as Keeper has always believed, who left long ago to return to the sea.
Felicia Hoshino (www.felishino.com) is the author of Sora and the Cloud. A child's lyrical flight of fancy has universal appealm, featuring intricately designed compositions bathed in warm watercolors . It is our first Japanese American themed story and first with a bilingual translation (Japanese).