Books by Amelia Lau Carling

BRAVO, CHICO CANTA! BRAVO! by Pat Mora
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 15, 2014

"Food for thought for monolingual mouselings—not to mention their parents and teachers. (afterword) (Picture book/folk tale. 5-8)"
A little mouse's foreign-language skills save his family from a cat in this mother-daughter debut. Read full book review >
ABUELOS by Pat Mora
by Pat Mora, illustrated by Amelia Lau Carling, translated by Elena Iribarren
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2008

"Also available in a Spanish edition (ISBN: 978-0-88899-717-3). (Picture book. 4-8)"
Lovely watercolors contribute to the charm of this story about a wintertime tradition in northern New Mexico, when the abuelos, or grandfathers, disguised as frightening old men, swoop down from the mountains on cold winter nights to scare the children into good behavior. Read full book review >
MAMA AND PAPA HAVE A STORE by Amelia Lau Carling
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 1, 1998

Carling's first solo outing recounts a day in the life of her family's general store in the heart of Guatemala City. Read full book review >