Books by Manuel Monroy

WHAT ARE YOU DOING? by Elisa Amado
CLASSICS
Released: April 1, 2011

A young boy discovers the possibilities of reading on his first day of school. Read full book review >

BE A BABY by Sarah Withrow
POETRY
Released: Sept. 1, 2007

This original lyrical homage to a baby offers metaphorical images for each kind of mood or action an infant might experience in her very young life. Read full book review >

WHEN I WAS A BOY NERUDA CALLED ME POLICARPO by Poli Delano
BIOGRAPHY
Released: June 1, 2006

Chilean poet Délano recalls his childhood contact with the eccentric Nobel Prize-winning poet Pablo Neruda in this unusual memoir. Read full book review >

ROOSTER/GALLO by Jorge Luján
by Jorge Luján, illustrated by Manuel Monroy, translated by Elisa Amado
NONFICTION
Released: April 1, 2004

Luján's nine-line poem, ably rendered into English by Amado, is a hymn to the coming and going of the day. Read full book review >