¿Qué será, qué no será?

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Humorous rhymes, riddles, tongue-twisters and plenty of nonsense from the rich folklore of Latin America are found inside this illustrated pocket edition. Open up to any page, turn the book upside down and enjoy the wit found in these verses. Mas Detalles

Tun-tun, ¿quién es?

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More songs, riddles, tongue-twisters and other popular sayings set the scene for lots of entertainment. This small book full of hilarious verses is meant to enjoy the warm humor of Latin American oral tradition. Mas Detalles

Chumba la cachumba

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“When the clock strikes one, the skeletons leave their tombs…” Hour by hour, the cementery sets the scene for outrageous happenings, until it’s time for the skeletons to return to their resting place once again. Carlos Cotte’s offbeat illustrations provide visual delight on every page in a hilarious lesson to sing and tell the time. Mas Detalles

Estaba el señor Don Gato

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A princely cat, Señor Don Gato, receives word that he is to be married to a Moorish orange-eyed beauty. Overjoyed by the occasion, he climbs up to the roof to celebrate on his honeymoon night. Accidents can and do happen, but fortunately cats have more than one life! Mas Detalles

Juguemos en el bosque

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What do sheep do when the wolf’s away? They play, dance and have fun. This time the wolf seems to have some trouble getting dressed, though he finally does it: first the underwear, then the shirt and so on. Later, once he’s ready, he’ll be able to show who can really play in the woods. Mas Detalles

La pulga y el piojo

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In this popular song, two tiny animals –the flea and the louse– plan their wedding, and one by one, the couple’s friends offer to help out with the preparations. However, no one imagined that the best man, a timid mouse, would prove to be such a tempting companion for the bridesmaid, a hungry cat. Mas Detalles

Mi burro enfermo

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This is a song about the aches and pains of a donkey with a very awkward doctor, whose recipes can vary from drinking an anise tea to wearing a black hat for a headache. Gerald Espinoza’s colorful and humorous illustrations are a wonderful compliment for this well known Latin-American song. Mas Detalles

Mambrú se fue a la guerra

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Known for generations throughout the Spanish-speaking countries, this ballad tells the story of Lord Marlborough (known as Mambrú in the Spanish tradition) who must set off to battle on the night of his wedding. It’s beautifully illustrated with linoleum prints by Gloria Calderón. Mas Detalles

Riqui riqui, riqui ran: canciones para jugar y bailar

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This title compiles 32 popular Venezuelan and Hispanic melodies. It includes beautifully illustrated pages with lyrics and chorus of each song, along with a CD that has a selection of songs interpreted by renowned Venezuelan folk group Ensamble Gurrufío. Mas Detalles

Yo tenía diez perritos

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At the turn of each page, one of the ten little dogs disappears. Each one follows its own destiny: one gets sick with cough, another runs off with the circus, one dies acting in the theater, another gets lost in the snow and there’s even an adventurous little dog that goes away to hike in the mountains. Mas Detalles

El libro de oro de las historias de la vida de Jesús

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In this beautiful book, award winning author Celia Barker Lottridge provides a powerful retelling of the events in Jesus’ life and the stories he told. This book is complemented by stunning illustrations that show a deep familiarity with the Bible and the rich artistic iconography that has developed over the past two millennia. Mas Detalles

El libro de oro de las fábulas

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Twenty fables gathered in this little book with a short comment on Aesop and the origins of the fable that has been spread all over the world forming part of the cultural tradition of many countries. This anthology includes most of the renowned and popular fables, like The tortoise and the hare Mas Detalles