Latino Children's Books
Celebrate DIA, Diversity in Action, with these children's books featuring Latino characters.
Nonfiction, for middle grade readers and up.
Pancho Rabbit and the coyote : a migrant's tale / Duncan Tonatiuh. Picture book.
The lightning dreamer : Cuba's greatest abolitionist / Margarita Engle. For tween readers.
Jimmy the greatest! / Jairo Buitrago ; pictures by Rafael Yockteng ; translated by Elisa Amado. Picture book.
SAVING BABY DOE / Danette Vigilante. For tween / teen readers.
Encore -- Saving Baby Doe / Danette Vigilante.
FICTION: Yaqui Delgado Wants to Kick Your Ass / Meg Medina (2013) Yaqui wants to kick Piddy’s ass because she thinks she is stuck up and not Latina enough. At first Piddy has more pressing worries, but as the harassment continues she has to figure out how she’s going to deal. Latino Children, Teen Reader, Meg Medina, Yaqui Delgado, Children Book
Yaqui Delgado wants to kick your ass / Meg Medina. For teen readers.
Freddie Ramos zooms to the rescue. For middle grade readers.
Zapato power : Freddie Ramos makes a splash / Jacqueline Jules ; art by Miguel Benítez. For middle grade readers.
Chews your destiny / Rhode Montijo. For middle grade readers.
Encore -- Chews your destiny / Rhode Montijo.
Luz sees the light. For middle grade readers.
Luz makes a splash / by Claudia Dávila. For middle grade readers.