La Llorona: Counting, Contando (Lil' Libros Bilingual English/Spanish)

by Patty Rodriguez (Author) Citlali Reyes (Illustrator)

La Llorona: Counting, Contando (Lil' Libros Bilingual English/Spanish)

A Lil' Libros Bilingual Counting Book La Llorona is a ghost, very prominent in the folklore of Latin America, who searches for her missing children, and brings misfortune to others. But this book is far from spooky. Count piedras in the river, eyes of owls, and red doors where La Llorona may be hiding.  

Un libro de conteo bilingüe de Lil' Libros La Llorona es un fantasma, muy prominente en el folclore de América Latina, que busca a sus hijos desaparecidos y trae la desgracia a los demás. Pero este libro está lejos de ser espeluznante. Cuenta piedras en el río, ojos de lechuza y puertas rojas donde puede estar escondida La Llorona.

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Patty Rodriguez

Patty Rodriguez is the co-founder of Lil' Libros, a publisher of bilingual children's books and co-author of more than 15 books celebrating the Latino-American experience in this country. Her work has been featured in the New York Times, Washington Post, Time, and Rolling Stone magazine. You can also listen to Patty every morning in Los Angeles on the On Air with Ryan Seacrest nationally syndicated radio show. She lives in Los Angeles, California.

Ariana Stein is the co-founder of Lil' Libros, a Los Angeles-based publisher that celebrates bilingualism and Latin American culture. Since 2014, she has co-authored a variety of first concept children's books. She has been featured in the Los Angeles Times, Forbes, CNN, KTLA, and more.

Citlali Reyes, born and raised in Mexico, loved to doodle as a child. It was after studying architecture that she was drawn toward the enchanting world of illustration and chose to become an illustrator full-time. Citlali enjoys telling stories through pictures, and her work is strongly influenced by the culture and vibrant colors of her country. She has partnered with Lil' Libros to illustrate more than 15 popular bilingual picture books for children in their board book collection.

Lexile Measure
Guided Reading Level
Lil' Libros
Publication date
January 02, 2018
lil' Libros Bilingual English/Spanish
BISAC categories
EDU005000 - Education | Bilingual Education
MAT004000 - Mathematics | Arithmetic
Library of Congress categories
Spanish language materials
Picture books for children
Board books
Contar (Enumerar)
Libros de laaminas para nianos
Libros de cartaon
Bilingual materials

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