Books by Janet Montecalvo

A DAY WITHOUT SUGAR / UN DÍA SIN AZÚCAR by Diane  de Anda
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 31, 2012

"Though the focus on sugar is apparent, an underlining theme of balancing nutrition with exercise rounds out the purpose-filled story told with a fluent dual English and Spanish text. (Picture book. 6-8)"
A risk of family diabetes prompts Tía Sofía to teach her nieces and nephews about alternatives to sugar when choosing meals and snacks. Read full book review >
SOFIE AND THE CITY by Karima Grant
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 31, 2006

"A lovely story of friendship, cultural adjustment and the solace of art. (Picture book. 6-10)"
Every Sunday Sofie and her family telephone her grandmother in Senegal. Read full book review >