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Día (Children's Day/Book Day)
Created by Santa Monica Kids Staff | 20 items
El día de los niños/El día de los libros (Children’s Day/Book Day), commonly known as Día, is a celebration of children and their families, culminating yearly on April 30, and focused on the importance of literacy for children of all cultural and linguistic backgrounds. It is a commitment to linking children and their families to diverse books. Check out these great titles!
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Title Overview Format & Publisher Call Number
Song in A Rainstorm Song in A Rainstorm
The Story of Musical Prodigy Thomas "Blind Tom" Wiggins
Book - 2021
Albert Whitman & Company
X786.2092 BLIND TOM
My Grandma and Me My Grandma and Me Book - 2019
Candlewick Press
X306.87 JAVAHERBIN
Eyes That Kiss in the Corners Eyes That Kiss in the Corners Picture Book - 2021
Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers
XXF HO, JOANNA
Fry Bread Fry Bread
A Native American Family Story
Picture Book - 2019
Roaring Brook Press
XXF MAILLARD, KEVIN
The Proudest Blue The Proudest Blue
A Story of Hijab and Family
Picture Book - 2019
Little, Brown and Company
XXF MUHAMMAD, IBTIHAJ
Nya's Long Walk Nya's Long Walk
A Step at A Time
Picture Book - 2019
Clarion Books, an imprint of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company
XXF PARK, LINDA
The Many Colors of Harpreet Singh The Many Colors of Harpreet Singh Picture Book - 2019
Sterling Children's Books
XXF KELKAR, SUPRIYA
Ojiichan's Gift Ojiichan's Gift Picture Book - 2019
Kids Can Press
XXF UEGAKI, CHIERI
My Papi Has A Motorcycle My Papi Has A Motorcycle Picture Book - 2019
Kokila, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC
XXF QUINTERO, ISABEL
Hair Love Hair Love Picture Book - 2019
Kokila
XXF CHERRY, MATTHEW
Be Bold! Be Brave! Be Bold! Be Brave!
11 Latinas Who Made U.S. History = ¡Sé Audaz, Sé Valiente! : 11 Latinas Que Hicieron Historia En Estados Unidos
Book - 2019
Con Todo Press
SPA X920 REYNOSO
Bilal Cooks Daal Bilal Cooks Daal Picture Book - 2019
Salaam Reads
XXF SAEED, AISHA
The Day You Begin The Day You Begin Picture Book - 2018
Nancy Paulsen Books
XXF WOODSON, JACQUELINE
Bowwow Powwow Bowwow Powwow
Bagosenjige-niimi'idim
Book - 2018
Minnesota Historical Society Press
X970.1 CHILD
Just Ask! Just Ask!
Be Different, Be Brave, Be You
Picture Book - 2019
Philomel Books
XXF SOTOMAYOR, SONIA
Maybe Something Beautiful Maybe Something Beautiful
How Art Transformed A Neighborhood
Picture Book - 2016
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
XXF CAMPOY, F.
Imani's Moon Imani's Moon Picture Book - 2014
Charlesbridge
XXF BROWN-WOOD, JANAY
Miguel and the Amazing Alebrijes Miguel and the Amazing Alebrijes eBook - 2017
Disney Book Group
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Last Stop on Market Street Last Stop on Market Street Picture Book - 2015
G.P. Putnam's Sons, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA)
XXF DE LA PENA, MATT
King for A Day King for A Day Picture Book - 2014
Lee & Low Books, Inc.
XXF KHAN, RUKHSANA
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