Books by Laura Lacámara

DALIA'S WONDROUS HAIR / EL CABELLO MARAVILLOSO DE DALIA by Laura Lacámara
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
Released: May 31, 2014

"A delightful account of one fanciful little girl's enchanted day in Cuba. (Bilingual picture book. 3-6)"
One magical morning, Dalia awakes to find her hair has grown up toward the sky, "tall and thick as a Cuban royal palm tree." Read full book review >
Released: May 31, 2012

"The simplicity of the suggested idea that homemade fruit juice will always be fun to make and delicious to drink is appealing. (Picture book. 6-8)"
The fruit-blended juice drinks known as aguas frescas offered at a fair inspire a little girl and her mother to serve their own version after soccer practice. Read full book review >
THE RUNAWAY PIGGY / EL COCHINITO FUGITIVO by James Luna
FANTASY
Released: Nov. 30, 2010

The runaway cookie in this Mexican bakery is a soft, brown, stubby-tailed piglet as impertinently bold and smug in his continual escape as his Gingerbread Boy cousin. Read full book review >

FLOATING ON MAMA'S SONG / FLOTANDO EN LA CANCIÓN DE MAMÁ by Laura Lacámara
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: Sept. 1, 2010

When Anita turns seven, something magical happens—her mother's singing makes listeners float. Read full book review >