Cuban/Cuban American

José and Feliz Play Fútbol (José and El Perro Series)

by Susan Rose

Age 05 or older

Themes: Animals, Multilingual Character, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Sports

Knight of the Cape: Definitely Dominguita , #1

by Terry Catasus Jennings

Age 06 or older

Themes: Allyship, Community Action, Cross-Group Friendship, Education & Literacy, Educator Resource, Engagement Tool: I'm Your Neighbor Books Created, Family Relationship: Grandparents, Generation: 2nd, Generational Differences: Gender Roles, Multilingual Character, Own Voices/Lived Experience

La casita de esperanza

by Terry Catasús Jennings

Age 4 or older

Themes: Cultural Empowerment & Joy: Food, Educator Resource, Engagement Tool: Discussion, Engagement Tool: I'm Your Neighbor Books Created, Engagement Tool: Video, Family Relationship: Parents, Family Separation: By Detention, Multilingual Character, Non-English Book: Spanish, Recommended: Las Musas, Refugee: Persecution, Welcoming by Individual, Welcoming Library: Core Picture Books (Current)

Lucky Broken Girl

by Ruth Behar

Age 09 or older

Themes: Cross-Group Friendship, Family Relationship: Parents, Generation: 1st, Multiracial Identity, Religious Background: Jewish, The Arts

Merci Suarez Can’t Dance

by Meg Medina

Age 09 or older

Themes: Cross-Group Dating, Cross-Group Friendship, The Arts

Merci Suarez Changes Gears

by Meg Medina

Age 09 or older

Themes: Audiobook, Family Relationship: Grandparents, Family Relationship: Siblings

Merci Suarez No Sabe Bailar

by Meg Medina

Age 9 or older

Themes: Cross-Group Friendship, Family Relationship: Grandparents, Family Relationship: Siblings, Generation: 2nd, Non-English Book: Spanish, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Welcoming by School

Merci Suarez Plays It Cool

by Meg Medina

Age 9 or older

Themes: Cross-Group Friendship, Generation: 2nd, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Welcoming by School

Merci Suarez se pone las pilas

by Meg Medina

Age 09 or older

Themes: Family Relationship: Grandparents, Family Relationship: Parents, Own Voices/Lived Experience

My Big Family

by Yanitzia Canetti

Age 04 or older

Themes: Cultural Empowerment & Joy: Family, Cultural Empowerment & Joy: Identity, Family Relationship: Extended, Family Relationship: Grandparents, Family Relationship: Parents, Generation: 1st, Immigrant: Reunion of Family, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Welcoming by Individual

Ophelia After All

by Racquel Marie

Age 14 or older

Themes: Engagement Tool: Video, Generational Differences: Dating, LGBTQIA+, Multilingual Character, Recommended: Las Musas

Pack Your Bags, Maggie Diaz

by Nina Moreno

Age 08 or older

Themes: Audiobook, Cross-Group Dating, Cross-Group Friendship, Generation: 2nd, Own Voices/Lived Experience

Panda Roja y Oso Lunar (Red Panda & Moon Bear)

by Jarod Rosello

Age 09 or older

Themes: Family Relationship: Siblings, Genre: Action Adventure, Graphic Novel, Non-English Book: Spanish, Own Voices/Lived Experience

Red Panda & Moon Bear

by Jarod Rosello

Age 09 or older

Themes: Family Relationship: Siblings, Genre: Action Adventure, Graphic Novel, Own Voices/Lived Experience

Red Panda & Moon Bear (Book 2): The Curse of the Evil Eye

by Jarod Rosell

Age 09 or older

Themes: Family Relationship: Siblings, Genre: Action Adventure, Graphic Novel, Own Voices/Lived Experience

Refugee

by Alan Gratz

Age 09 or older

Themes: Genre: Historical, Refugee Journey, Refugee: Asylee, Refugee: Persecution, Refugee: War/Conflict, Religious Background: Jewish, Religious Background: Muslim

Rubi Ramos’s Recipe for Success

by Jessica Parra

Age 12 or older

Themes: Audiobook, Cross-Group Dating, Cross-Group Friendship, Cultural Empowerment & Joy: Family, Cultural Empowerment & Joy: Food, Discrimination: Racial, Family Relationship: Parents, Generation: 1st, Generational Differences, Genre: Romance, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Recommended: Las Musas

Running

by Natalia Sylvester

Age 12 or older

Themes: Family Relationship: Parents, Multilingual Character, Multiracial Identity

Sherlock Dom, Definitely Dominguita #4

by Terry Catasus Jennings

Age 06 or older

Themes: Cross-Group Friendship, Generation: 1st, Genre: Fantasy & Folklore, Own Voices/Lived Experience

Singing with Elephants

by Margarita Engle

Age 08 or older

Themes: Animals, Audiobook, Coming of Age, Cultural Empowerment & Joy: Storytelling, Family Relationship: Parents, Genre: Poetry, Immigrant: Economic, Own Voices/Lived Experience, The Arts, Welcoming by Individual

Sofia Acosta Makes a Scene

by Emma Otheguy

Age 08 or older

Themes: Audiobook, Citizenship, Discrimination: Immigration Status, Generation: 1st, Immigrant: Undocumented, Own Voices/Lived Experience

Strange Birds: A Field Guide to Ruffling Feathers

by Celia C. Perez

Age 09 or older

Themes: Cross-Group Friendship, Family Relationship: Parents, Generation: 1st, Multiracial Identity

The Bluest Sky

by Christina Diaz Gonzalez

Age 10 or older

Themes: Coming of Age, Family Relationship: Grandparents, Family Relationship: Parents, Family Separation: Different Immigration Status, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Refugee: War/Conflict, Trauma & Healing

The Book of Lost Saints

by Daniel José Older

Themes: Family Relationship: Grandparents, Family Relationship: Parents, Genre: Historical, Own Voices/Lived Experience

The Dream Weaver

by Reina Luz Alegre

Age 10 or older

Themes: Family Relationship: Parents, Family Relationship: Siblings, Generation: 2nd, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Trauma & Healing: Death of Family or Friend

The Little House of Hope

by Terry Catasús Jennings

Age 04 or older

Themes: Citizenship, Cultural Empowerment & Joy: Food, Educator Resource, Engagement Tool: Discussion, Engagement Tool: I'm Your Neighbor Books Created, Engagement Tool: Video, Family Relationship: Parents, Family Separation: By Detention, Immigrant: Economic, Multilingual Character, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Recommended: Las Musas, Refugee: Persecution, Welcoming by Individual, Welcoming Library: Core Picture Books (Current)

The Red Umbrella

by Christina Diaz Gonzalez

Age 09 or older

Themes: Adoption, Family Relationship: Parents, Family Separation: Living with Other Family or Friends, Genre: Historical, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Refugee: Persecution, Unaccompanied Minors

The Total Eclipse of Nestor Lopez

by Adrianna Cuevas

Age 08 or older

Themes: Audiobook, Award Winner, Family Relationship: Grandparents, Family Relationship: Parents, Genre: Fantasy & Folklore, Own Voices/Lived Experience

This Train Is Being Held

by Ismee Williams

Age 13 or older

Themes: Cross-Group Dating, Discrimination: Racial, Family Relationship: Parents, Generation: 1st, Generational Differences: Dating, Multiracial Identity, Own Voices/Lived Experience

Tia Fortuna’s New Home

by Ruth Behar

Age 04 or older

Themes: Celebrations, Cultural Empowerment & Joy: Food, Family Relationship: Grandparents, Multilingual Character, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Religious Background: Jewish

Tia Fortuna’s New Home (Wonderbook Edition)

by Ruth Behar

Age 04 or older

Themes: Audiobook, Celebrations, Cultural Empowerment & Joy: Food, Family Relationship: Grandparents, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Wonderbook

Tia Isa Wants A Car

by Meg Medina

Age 06 or older

Themes: Educator Resource, Engagement Tool: Arts, Engagement Tool: Discussion, Family Separation: Different Immigration Status, Immigrant: Economic, Immigrant: Reunion of Family, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Welcoming Library: Core Picture Books (Past)