Books by Viví Escrivá

NONFICTION
Released: March 1, 2010

Ada and Campoy team up again (¡Pío Peep!, 2003, etc.) to produce this lovely anthology of rhymes, songs and poems from the Hispanic oral tradition. Read full book review >

MY GRANDMA/MI ABUELITA by Ginger Foglesong Guy
FICTION
Released: March 1, 2007

Once again, Guy and Escrivá combine their talents to produce an almost wordless bilingual story. Read full book review >

SPARKY’S BARK/EL LADRIDO DE SPARKY by Mimi Chapra
ANIMALS
Released: July 1, 2006

Something of the tenderness of 1960s and '70s picture books suffuses this bilingual tale of a young girl's trip with her mother from tropical Latin America to Ohio to visit relatives. Read full book review >

MY SCHOOL/MI ESCUELA by Ginger Foglesong Guy
FRIENDS AND SCHOOL
Released: July 1, 2006

More a beginning bilingual word book than a story, Guy's text begins with "escuela / school" and moves on through "niños / children," "clase / classroom," "comba / jump rope" and other school-related pairs of words to present a basic vocabulary of the school day. Read full book review >

¡PÍO PEEP! by Alma Flor Ada
POETRY
Released: April 1, 2003

Hoping to introduce the rich heritage of Spanish nursery rhymes to children of all backgrounds, the editors have selected many of the best-known traditional rhymes, most originally from Spain, but now spread throughout Latin America. Read full book review >