Read With The Gringa “The Faithful Friend”


Join the gringa in a French West Indies folkloric tale recreated by Robert D. San Souci. A Caldecott medal winner, the book is filled with lovely illustrations by Brian Pinkney. Although this story features zombies and evil spells, don’t let that scare you away! It is filled with much more that is good like a romantic love story and dashing, noble, young men who conquer evil with good. So, don’t be afraid to let the little ones enjoy a story that will surely teach them the value of courage and loyalty.

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Read With The Gringa “Owl Moon”


Join the gringa in a delightful coming of age story about a young child going on an owling adventure with Pa. This beautifully illustrated story by Jane Yolen is a Caldecott Medal winner.

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Read With The Gringa “Time of Wonder”


This fabulous book by Robert McCloskey is a Caldecott Medal winner and is filled with beautiful illustrations of summer fun and hurricane excitement on a tiny island off the coast of Maine.

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