Mes de la Herencia Hispana


Celebrate Hispanic Heritage month: September 15 through October 15 and treat yourself to some stories and crafts from Latin America.

The Emerald Lizard: 15 Latin American stories to tell by Pleasant DeSpain. This is a collection in both English and Spanish. The best one is "5 eggs" - a story from Ecuador.

More Ready to tell tales from around the world edited by David Holt and Bill Mooney. This collection includes several Hispanic stories, the  best one being "The Barking Mouse" - a folk tale from Cuba.

Making magic windows: createing papel picado/cut paper with Carmen Lomas Garza. This one is a craft book that teaches you how to make cut paper decorations.