Guatemalan/Guatemalan American

Don’t Ask Me Where I’m From

by Jennifer De Leon

Age 14 or older

Themes: Bilingual Character, Cross-Group Friendship, Discrimination: Racial, Family Relationship: Parents, Generation: 1st, Multiracial Identity

El Unico Destino (The Only Road)

by Alexandra Diaz

Age 09 or older

Themes: Death of Family or Friend, Family Separation: Living with Other Family or Friends, Non-English Book: Spanish, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Refugee Journey, Refugee: Gang Violence, US/Mexican Border Crossing

I’m New Here

by Anne Sibley O'Brien

Age 06 or older

Themes: Allyship, Bilingual Character, Cross-Group Friendship, Engagement Tool: Arts, Engagement Tool: Discussion, Engagement Tool: I'm Your Neighbor Books Created, Welcoming by Individual

La encrucijada (The Crossroads)

by Alexandra Diaz

Age 09 or older

Themes: Education & Literacy, Family Relationship: Parents, Family Separation: Living with Other Family or Friends, Non-English Book: Spanish, Refugee: Gang Violence, Refugee: Undocumented, Unaccompanied Minors, US/Mexican Border Crossing

Mama and Papa Have a Store

by Amelia Lau Carling

Age 06 or older

Themes: Family Relationship: Parents, Generation: 1st, Multiracial Identity, Own Voices/Lived Experience

Someone New

by Anne Sibley O'Brien

Age 06 or older

Themes: Allyship, Cross-Group Friendship, Engagement Tool: Arts, Engagement Tool: Discussion, Engagement Tool: I'm Your Neighbor Books Created, Welcoming by Individual

The Crossroads

by Alexandra Diaz

Age 09 or older

Themes: Bilingual Character, Discrimination: Language Ability, Family Separation: Living with Other Family or Friends, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Refugee: Gang Violence, Refugee: Undocumented, The Arts

The Only Road

by Alexandra Diaz

Age 09 or older

Themes: Death of Family or Friend, Family Separation: Living with Other Family or Friends, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Refugee Journey, Refugee: Gang Violence, US/Mexican Border Crossing

The Other Half of Happy

by Rebecca Balcarcel

Age 10 or older

Themes: Family Relationship: Parents, Generation: 1st, Generational Differences: Language, LGBTQIA+, Multiracial Identity

We Are Not from Here

by Jenny Torres Sanchez

Age 14 or older

Themes: Death of Family or Friend, Migrant Smuggling, Refugee Journey, Refugee: Gang Violence, Unaccompanied Minors, US/Mexican Border Crossing