Puerto Rican

Come on In

Come on In

by Adi Alsaid

Age 12 or older

Themes: Anthology, Discrimination: Racial, Family Relationship: Grandparents, Family Relationship: Parents, Generational Differences: Language, Immigrant: Employment, Multiracial Identity, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Religious Background: Muslim, Visiting Home Country

Hairs / Pelitos

by Sandra Cisneros

Age 06 or older

Themes: Bilingual Book: Spanish/English, Multiracial Identity, Own Voices/Lived Experience

Marcus Vega Doesn’t Speak Spanish

by Pablo Cartaya

Age 10 or older

Themes: Family Relationship: Parents, Generational Differences: Language, Multiracial Identity, Visiting Home Country

The Astonishing Color of After

by Emily X. R. Pan

Age 15 or older

Themes: Death of Family or Friend, Family Relationship: Grandparents, Family Relationship: Parents, Generation: 1st, Multiracial Identity, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Visiting Home Country

The Moon Within

by Aida Salazar

Age 08 or older

Themes: Bilingual Character, Celebration & Commemoration, Family Relationship: Parents, Generation: 2nd, LGBTQIA+, Multiracial Identity

The Treasure of Maria Mamoun

by Michelle Chalfoun

Age 09 or older

Themes: Cross-Group Friendship, Family Relationship: Parents, Generation: 1st, Immigrant: Employment