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Latin America and Caribbean - Books for Children -

Related categories: Childrens & Teenage Books / World - Latin America & Caribbean /
Related booklists: International Books for Children, Latin America and Caribbean - Books for Young Adults, Mexico - Books for Children, USA - Books for Children, Brazil: Books for Children, Cuba - Books for Children,

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Books are listed in order of year of publication - newest titles are at the top. There are 10 books in this booklist

  • Cover image of book From My Window by Otávio Júnior, illustrated by Vanina Starkoff
    From My Window - by Otávio Júnior, illustrated by Vanina Starkoff

    £7.99   paperback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9781782859789 | ISBN 10: 1782859780

    What do you see from your window?   This #OwnVoices picture book from Brazil offers a first-hand view of what children growing up in the favelas of Rio de Janiero see everyday.   A vibrant and diverse celebration of urban community livi ... more

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  • Cover image of book My Brigadista Year by Katherine Paterson
    My Brigadista Year - by Katherine Paterson

    £6.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781406380811 | ISBN 10: 1406380814

    In an engrossing historical novel, the Newbery Medal-winning author of Bridge to Terebithia follows a young Cuban teenager as she travels into the impoverished Cuban countryside to teach others how to read.   When thirteen-year-old Lora tells ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Explorer by Katherine Rundell, illustrated by Hannah Horn
    The Explorer - by Katherine Rundell, illustrated by Hannah Horn

    £7.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781408882191 | ISBN 10: 1408882191

    Winner of the Costa Children's Book Award 2017   From his seat in the tiny aeroplane, Fred watches as the mysteries of the Amazon jungle pass by below him. He has always dreamed of becoming an explorer, of making history and of reading his name ... more

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  • Cover image of book Once Upon a World: Cinderella (Board Book) by Chloe Perkins, illustrated by Sandra Equihua
    Once Upon a World: Cinderella (Board Book) - by Chloe Perkins, illustrated by Sandra Equihua

    £7.99   hardback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781481479158 | ISBN 10: 1481479156

    The classic story of Cinderella gets a fresh twist in this vibrant Mexican spin on the beloved fairy tale!   Once upon a time, there was a girl who lived in a little cottage with her stepmother and two stepsisters...   With Mexico as the backdr ... more

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  • Cover image of book Nightlights by Lorena Alvarez
    Nightlights - by Lorena Alvarez

    £14.99   hardback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781910620137 | ISBN 10: 1910620130

    Every night, tiny lights appear out of the darkness in Sandy’s bedroom. She catches them and creates wonderful creatures to play with until she falls asleep, and in the morning she brings them back to life in her whimsical drawings. When a mysterio ... more

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  • Cover image of book Real Stories from Street Children Across the World by Anthony Robinson
    Real Stories from Street Children Across the World - by Anthony Robinson

    £7.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9781847805980 | ISBN 10: 1847805981

    Six children and two families tell their stories about living on the streets of Zimbabwe, Mozambique and Guatemala. These resourceful, resilient and optimistic children and families talk about their pasts, their present lives and their hopes for the ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Princess of the Springs by Mary Finch, illustrated by Martina Peluso
    The Princess of the Springs - by Mary Finch, illustrated by Martina Peluso

    £5.99   paperback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9781782851004 | ISBN 10: 1782851003

    A brave young princess sets out on a dangerous adventure to rescue both her mother and her baby son in this traditional tale from Brazil.   Barefoot Book's Early Readers series features illustrated folktales from around the world written in si ... more

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  • Cover image of book Football Star by Mina Javaherbin, illustrated by Renato Alarcao
    Football Star - by Mina Javaherbin, illustrated by Renato Alarcao

    £7.99   paperback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9781406357219 | ISBN 10: 1406357219

    Just in time for the World Cup, an inspiring story of a Brazilian boy who dreams of being a football star and the sister who steps in to help his team win a game.  When Paulo Marcelo Feliciano becomes a football star, crowds will cheer his fa ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Vanishing Rainforest by Richard Platt and Rupert van Wyk
    The Vanishing Rainforest - by Richard Platt and Rupert van Wyk

    £6.99   paperback   (2007) - ISBN 13: 9780711221703 | ISBN 10: 0711221707

    Why is the Brazilian rainforest vanishing so fast? And why is it essential not only to the people and the animals within it, but to the whole world?This story, seen through the eyes of a child called Remaema, describes how the Yanomami tribe are sti ... more

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  • Cover image of book Anancy and Mr. Dry-Bone by Fiona French
    Anancy and Mr. Dry-Bone - by Fiona French

    £7.99   paperback   (1992) - ISBN 13: 9781845071646 | ISBN 10: 1845071646

    Rich Mr Dry-Bone lives in a big house on top of a hill.  Poor Anancy lives in a small house at the foot of the hill.  They both want to marry Miss Louise, but she will only marry the man who can make her laugh.  This delightful story i ... more

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