My First Space Words (Bilingual English/ Spanish)

by Zaida Hernandez (Author) Jayri Gómez (Illustrator)

My First Space Words  (Bilingual English/ Spanish)

Introduce your little ones to their first space words in both English and Spanish!Space, telescopes, missions, and UFOs - welcome to your first glossary space words!Zaida Hernandez, a NASA engineer, introduces little ones to their first space words in English and Spanish, from professions and animals to transportation and planets.

¡Introduce a tus pequeños a sus primeras palabras espaciales en inglés y español! Espacio, telescopios, misiones y ovnis: ¡bienvenido a tu primer glosario de palabras espaciales! Zaida Hernández, ingeniera de la NASA, presenta a los pequeños sus primeras palabras espaciales en inglés y Español, desde profesiones y animales hasta transporte y planetas.

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Zaida Hernandez

Zaida Hernandez is a Latina space engineer, first-generation Salvadoran American, and STEM advocate. Growing up, she always had a fascination with space--stars, planets, and the unknown! When she is not spending time with family, she loves participating in outreach events locally and worldwide, spreading her love for space. In her second collaboration with Lil' Libros, after publishing My First Space Words in English and Spanish, she hopes to inspire future bilingual scientists, engineers, and space explorers. Currently, Zaida is working as an engineer at NASA.

Karla Monterrosa was born and raised in sunny San Salvador, El Salvador. She's an illustrator and animator on a mission to draw a world in which it's okay to feel awkward. Karla graduated from Emily Carr University of Art + Design with a BFA in Animation in 2013 and currently lives in the unceded, ancestral lands of the Musqueam, Squamish, and Tsleil-Waututh nations, also known as Vancouver, British Columbia.

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Guided Reading Level
Lil' Libros
Publication date
August 30, 2022
lil' Libros Bilingual English/Spanish
BISAC categories
JNF050000 - Juvenile Nonfiction | School & Education
JNF051000 - Juvenile Nonfiction | Science & Nature | General
JNF020030 - Juvenile Nonfiction | Foreign Language Study | Spanish
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