The Americas

Ashabranner, Brent. Children of the Maya: A Guatemalan Indian Odyssey.  Dodd, Mead, & Company, 1986.

Batten, Mary. Anthropologist: Scientist of the People (Guayaki Indians). Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston, 2001. 

Bierhorst, John. The Mythology of South America. William Morrow and Company, New York, 1988.

Bigelow, Bill and Bob Peterson. Rethinking Columbus: The Next 500 Years. Rethinking Schools, Milwaukee, WI, 1998. 

Carlson, Lori and Cynthia Ventura. Where Angels Glide at Dawn: New Stories from Latin America. J.B. Lippincott, New York, 1990.

Chin-Lee, Cynthia and Terri de la Pena. A is fro the Americas. Illustrated by Enrique O. Sanchez. Orchard Books, New York, 1999. 

Dawson, Imogen. Food and Feasts with the Aztecs. New Discovery Books, Parsippany, NJ, 1995.

Delacre, Lulu. Arroz Con Leche: Popular Songs and Rhymes from Latin America.  Scholastic, Inc., New York, 1989. 

Delacre, Lulu. Las Navidades: Popular Christmas Songs from Latin America. Scholastic, Inc., New York, 1990.

Fisher, Leonard Everett. Pyramid of the Sun Pyramid of the Moon. Macmillian Publishing, New York, 1998. 

Hughes, Jill. Aztecs. Gloucester Press, New York, 1986.

Kimmel, Eric. Montezuma and the Fall of the Aztecs. Illustrated by Daniel San Souci. Holiday House, New York, 2000. 

Lattimore, Deborah Nourse. The Flame of Peace: A Tale of the Aztecs. Harper Collins, Publishers, New York, 1987.

Marrin, Albert. Aztecs and Spaniars: Cortes and the Conquest of Mexico. Atheneum, New York, 1986. 

Mathews, Sally Schofer. The Sad Night: The Story of an Aztec Victory and a Spanish Loss. Clarion Books, New York, 1994.

Morey, Janet Nomura and Wendy Dunn. Famous Hispanic Americans. Cobblehill Books, New York, 1996.

Neimark, Anne. Che: Latin America s Legendary Guerilla Leader. J.B. Lippincott, New York, 1989. 

Orozco, Jose-Luis. Fiestas: A Year of Latin American Songs of Celebration. Illustrated by Elisa Kleven. Dutton Children s Books, New York, 2002.

Sola, Michele. Angela Weaves a Dream: The Story of a Young Maya Artist. Photographs by Jeffrey Jay Foxx. Hyperion Books for Children, New York, 1997. 

Yolan, Jane. Encounter. Illustrated by David Shannon. Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Publishers, San Diego, CA, 1992.

Alaska 

Blake, Robert. Akiak: a Tale from the Iditarod. Philomel Books, New York, 1997.

Senungetuk, Vivian. Wise Words of Paul Tiulana: An Inupiat Alaskan s Life. Franklin Watts, New York, 1998.

The Amazon 

Lewin, Ted. Amazon Boy. Macmillan Publishing, New York, 1993.

Schwartz, David. Yanomami: People of the Amazon (Vanishing Peoples). Photographs by Victor Englebert. Lothrop, Lee and Shepard Books, New York, 1982.

Argentina

Brusca, Maria Cristina and Tona Wilson. The Cook and the King. Henry Holt and Company, New York, 1993.

Brusca, Maria Cristina. On the Pampas. Henry Holt and Company, New York, 1991. 

Dell Oro, Suzanne Paul. A Ticket to Argentina. Carolrhoda Books, Minneapolis, MN, 1998.

Kent, Deborah. Buenos Aires. Children s Press, New York, 1998. 

Lye, Keith. Take a Trip to Argentina. Franklin Watts, New York, 1986.

Slaughter, Charles. The Dirty War. Walker and Company, New York, 1984.

Bahamas

Hintz, Martin and Stephen. Enchantment of the World: The Bahamas. Children s Press, New York, 1997.

Belize 

Morrison, Marion. Enchantment of the World: Belize. Children s Press, New York, 1996.

Staub, Frank. Children of Belize. Carolrhoda Books, Minneapolis, MN, 1996.

Bolivia

Hermes, Jules, The Children of Bolivia. Carolrhoda Books, Minneapolis, MN, 1996.

Topooco, Eusebio. Waira s First Journey. Lotlhrop, Lee and Shepard, New York, 1987.

Brazil

Cohen, Miriam. Born to Dance Samba. Illustrated by Gioia Fiammenghi. Harper and Row Publishers, New York, 1987. 

Dahl, Michael. Brazil. Bridgestone Books, Mankato, MN, 1997.

Enderlein, Cheryl. Celebrating Birthdays in Brazil. Hilltop Books, New York, 1998. 

Haskins, Jim and Kathleen Benson. Count Your Way Through Brazil. Illustrated by Liz Brenner Dodson. Carolrhoda Books, Minneapolis, MN, 1996.

Heinrichs, Ann. Brazil: Enchantment of the World. Children s Press, New York, 1997. 

Heinrichs, Ann. A True Book: Brazil. Children s Press, New York, 1997.

Kent, Deborah. Rio de Janeiro. Children s Press, New York, 1997. 

King, David. Dropping in on Brazil. Rourke Book Company, Vero Beach, FL, 1995.

Lewin, Ted. Amazon Boy. Macmillan Publishing, New York, 1993. 

Schaefer, Jasina. Miranda s Day to Dance. Four Winds Press, New York, 1994.

Schwartz, David. Yanomami: People of the Amazon (Vanishing Peoples). Photographs by Victor Englebert. Lothrop, Lee and Shepard Books, New York, 1982.

Van Laan, Nancy. So Say the Little Monkeys. Illustrated by Yumi Heo. Atheneum Books for Young Readers, New York, 1998. 

Weitzman, Elizabeth. A Ticket to Brazil. Carolrhoda Books, Minneapolis, MN, 1998.

Caribbean 

Adoff, Arnold. Flamboyan. Illustrated by Karen Barbour. Harcourt, Brace and Jovanovich, San Diego, 1988.

Agard, John. The Calypso Alphabet. Illustrated by Jennifer Bent. Henry Holt and Company, New York, 1989.

Agard, John and Grace Nichols. A Caribbean Dozen: Poems from Caribbean Poets. Candlewick Press, Cambridge, MA, 1988. 

Belafonte, Harry and Lord Burgess. Island in the Sun. Illustrated by Alex Ayliffe. Dial Books for Young Readers, New York, 1999.

Berry, James. Celebration Song. Illustrated by Louise Brierly. Simon and Schuster Books for Young Readers, New York, 1994. 

Buffet, Jimmy and Savannah Jane Buffet. The Jolly Mon. Illustrated by Lambert Davis. Harcourt Brace and Jovanovich, New York, 1988.

Garne, S.T. By a Blazing Blue Sea. Illustrated by Lori Lohstoeter. Harcourt, Brace and Company, San Diego, 1999. 

Gershator, Phillis. Rata-pata-scata-fata: a Caribbean Story. Illustrated by Holly Meade. Little, Brown and Company, Boston, 1994.

Gunning, Monica. Not a Copper Penny in Me House: Poems from the Caribbean by Monica Gunning. Illustrated by Frane Lessac. Boyds Mills Press, Honesdale, PA, 1993. 

Howard, Ellen. When Daylight Comes. Atheneum, New York, 1985.

Hull, Robert. Caribbean Stories. Illustrated by Colin Williams and Joanne Makin. Thomson Learning, New York, 1994. 

Jekyll, Walter. I Have a News: Rhymes From the Caribbean.  Illustrated by Jacqueline Mair. Lothrop, Lee and Shepard Books, New York, 1994.

Lessac, Frane. Caribbean Alphabet. Tambourine Books, New York, 1989. 

Lessac, Frane. Caribbean Canvas. J.B. Lippincott, New York, 1987.

Lessac, Frane. My Little Island. Harper and Row Publishers, New York, 1984. 

Linden, Ann Marie. Emerald Blue. Illustrated by Katherine Doyle. Atheneum, New York, 1994.

Linden, Ann Marie. One Smiling Grandma: A Caribbean Counting Book. Illustrated by Lynne Russell. Dial Books for Young Readers, New York, 1992. 

London, Jonathan. The Village Basket Weaver. Illustrated by George Crespo. Dutton Children s Books, New York, 1996.

Mama, Raouf and Mary Romney. Pearls of Wisdom: African and Caribbean Folktales. Pro Lingua Associates, Brattleboro, VT, 2001. 

Mayer, T.W. The Caribbean and Its People. Thomson Learning, New York, 1995.

Mitchell, Rita Phillips. Hue Boy. Illustrated by Caroline Binch. Dial Books for Young Readers, 1993. 

Presilla, Maricel. Feliz Nochebuena, Feliz Navidad: Christmas Feasts of the Hispanic Caribbean. Illustrated by Ismael Espinosa Ferrer. Henry Holt and Company, New York, 1994.

Canada

Andrews, Jan. Very Last First Time. Illustrated by Ian Wallace. Atheneum, New York, 1986. 

Campbell, Kumari. Hello Canada: Prince Edward Island. Lerner Publications, Minneapolis, MN, 1996.

Daitch, Richard. Hello Canada: Northwest Territories. Lerner Publications, Minneapolis, MN, 1996. 

Halsey, David. Magnetic North: a Trek Across Canada from the Pacific to the Atlantic by Foot, Dogsled and Canoe. Sierra Club, San Francisco, 1991.

Hamilton, Janice. Destination: Montreal. Lerner Publications, Minneapolis, MN, 1997. 

Hamilton, Janice. Hello Canada: Quebec. Lerner Publications, Minneapolis, MN, 1996.

Holbrook, Sabra. Canada s Kids. Atheneum, New York, 1983. 

Kurelek, William. A Prairie Boy s Summer. Houghton, Mifflin Company, Boston, 1975.

Kurelek, William. A Prairie Boy s Winter. Houghton, Mifflin Company, Boston, 1973. 

Kurelek, William. They Sought a New World: The Story of European Immigration to North America. Tundra Books, Montreal, 1985.

Martin, Jacqueline Briggs. The Lamp, the Ice, and the Boat Called Fish. Illustrated by Beth Krommes. Houghton, Mifflin Company, Boston, 2001. 

Oberman, Sheldon. The Lion in the Lake/Le Lion Dans le Lac: A Bilingual Alphabet Book. Illustrated by Scott Barham. Peguis Publishers, Ltd., Winnipeg, MB, Canada, 1988.

Parker, Lewis. Dropping in on Canada. Rourke Book Company, Vero Beach, FL, 1994. 

Robinson, Margaret. A Woman of Her Tribe. Charles Scribner s Sons, New York, 1990.

Tanobe, Miyuki. Quebec Je T aime I Love You. Tundra Books, Montreal, 1976. 

Turner, Bonnie. The Haunted Igloo. Houghton, Mifflin and Company, Boston, 1991.

Wynne-Jones, Tim. Builder of the Moon. Illustrated by Ian Wallace. Margaret K. McElderry Books, New York, 1988.

Central America 

INTER PARES and CUSO. Disrupted Lives: Children s Drawings from Central America.1986.

Jacobsen, Peter Otto and Preben Sejer Kristensen. A Family in Central America. The Bookwright Press, New York, 1986. 

Lye, Keith. Take a Trip to Central America. Franklin Watts, New York, 1997.

Viesti, Joe and Diane Hall. Celebrate! In Central America. Lothrop, Lee and Shepard Books, New York, 1997.

Chile

Carlson, Lori and Cynthia Ventura. Where Angels Glide at Dawn: New Stories from Latin America. J.B. Lippincott, New York, 1990. 

Huber, Alex. We Live in Chile. The Bookwright Press, New York, 1986.

Pitcher, Caroline. Mariana and the Merchild: A Folk Tale From Chile. Illustrated by Jackie Morris. Eerdmans Books for Young Readers, Grand Rapids, MI, 2000.

Ray, Deborah Kogan. To Go Singing Through the World. Frances Foster Books, New York, 2006.

St. John, Jetty. A Family in Chile. Photographs by Jose Armando Araneda. Lerner Publications, Minneapolis, MN, 1986.

Colombia

Jacobsen and Kristenesen. A Family in Colombia. The Bookwright Press, New York, 1986.

Lerner Publications. Colombia in Pictures. Minneapolis, MN, 1987.

Costa Rica

Morrison, Marion. Enchantment of the World: Costa Rica. Children s Press, New York, 1998. 

Reiser, Lynn. Tortillas and Lullabies (Bilingual). Illustrated by Corazones Valietes. Greenwillow Books, New York, 1998.

West, Tracey. Costa Rica. Carolrhoda Books, Minneapolis, MN, 1999. 

West, Tracey. A Ticket to Costa Rica. Carolrhoda Books, Minneapolis, MN, 1999.

Cuba 

Ada, Alma Flor. Where the Flame Trees Bloom. Illustrated by Antonio Martorell. Atheneum, New York, 1994.

Garcia, Pelayo Pete. From Amigos to Friends. Pinata Books, Houston, TX, 1997. 

Gonzalez, Lucia. The Bossy Gallito. Illustrated by Lulu Delacre. Scholastic, New York, 1994.

Grenquist, Barbara. Recent American Immigrants: Cubans. Franklin Watts, New York, 1991. 

Haverstock, Nathan. Cuba in Pictures. Lerner Publications, Minneapolis, MN, 1987.

Marx, Trish and Dorita Beh-Eger. I Heal: The Children of Chernobyl in Cuba. Photographs by Cindy Karp. Lerner Publications, Minneapolis, 1996. 

Mendez, Adriana, Cubans in America. Lerner Publications, Minneapolis, MN, 1994.

Morrison, Marion. Enchantment of the World: Cuba. Children s Press, New York, 1999.

Ecuador

Siy, Alexandra. The Waorani: People of the Ecuadoran Rain Forest. Dillon Press, New York, 1993.

El Salvador

Temple, Frances. Grab Hands and Run. Orchard Books, New York, 1993. 

Vasquez, Patricia Martinez. The Story of Ana. (Bilingual) Hope Publishing House, Pasadena, CA, 1985.

Vornberger, William. Fire From the Sky: Salvadoran Children s Drawings. Writers and Readers Publishing Cooperative, Inc., New York, 1986.

Guatemala

Ashabranner, Brent. Children of the Maya: a Guatemalan Indian Odyssey. Photographs by Paul Conklin. Dodd, Mead and Company, New York, 1986. 

Cameron, Ann. The Most Beautiful Place in the World. Illustrated by Thomas Allen. Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1988.

Hermes, Jules. Children of Guatemala. Carolrhoda Books, Inc., Minneapolis, MN, 1997. 

Lazo, Caroline. Rigoberta Menchu: Peacemakers. Dillon Press, New York, 1994.

Malone, Michael. A Guatemalan Family. Lerner Publications Company, Minneapolis, MN, 1996. 

Silverstone, Michael. Rigoberta Menchu: Defending Human Rights in Guatemala. The Feminist Press at The City of New York, 1999.

Vecchiato, Gianni. Guatemala. Pomegranate Artbooks, San Francisco, 1989. 

Volkmer, Jane Anne. Song of the Chirmia/La Misica de la Chirimia: A Guatemalan Folktale. Carolrhoda Books, Minneapolis, MN, 1990.

Haiti and Haitian Culture in America

Ashbranner, Brent. To Seek a Better World: The Haitian Minority in America.  Photographs by Paul Conklin. Cobblehill, Dutton, New York, 1997. 

Greenberg, Keith Elliot. A Haitian Family. Lerner Publications, Minneapolis, MN, 1998.

Hanmer, Trudy. Haiti. Franklin Watts, New York, 1988. 

Lauture, Denize. Running the Road to ABC. Illustrated by Reynold Ruffins. Aladdin Paperbacks, New York, 2000.

Myers, Walter Dean. Toussaint L Overture: The Fight for Haiti s Freedom. Illustrated by Jacob Lawrence. Simon and Schuster Books for Young Readers, New York, 1996. 

Temple, Frances. Taste of Salt: A Story of Modern Haiti. Orchard Books, New York, 1992.

Turck, Mary. Haiti: Land of Inequality. Lerner Publications Company, Minneapolis, MN, 1999.

Jamaica 

Belafonte, Harry and Lord Burgess. Island in the Sun. Illustrated by Alex Ayliffe. Dial Books for Young Readers, New York, 1999.

Berry, James. Ajeemah and His Son. Willa Perlman Books, New York, 1991. 

Berry, James. The Future-Telling Lady and Other Stories. Willa Perlman Books, New York, 1991.

Berry, James. Spiderman Anancy. Illustrated by Joseph Olubo. Henry Holt and Company, New York, 1988. 

Berry, James. A Thief in the Village and Other Stories. Orchard Books, New York, 1988.

Capek, Michael. Jamaica. Carolrhoda Books, Minneapolis, MN, 1999. 

Capek, Michael. A Ticket to Jamaica. Carolrhoda Books, Minneapolis, MN, 1999.

Temple, Frances. Tiger Soup: An Anansi Story from Jamaica. Orchard Books, New York, 1994.

Winter, Jeanette. Angelina's Island. Frances Foster Books, New York, 2007.

Mexico and Mexican-Americans

Aardema, Verna. Borreguita and the Coyote. Illustrated by Petra Mathers. Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1991. 

Acona, George. The Pinata Maker. Harcourt Brace and Co., New York, 1994.

Ada, Alma Flor. Gathering the Sun: An Alphabet in Spanish and English. Illustrated by Simon Slva. Harper Collins Publisher, New York, 1994. 

Anaya, Rudolfo. The Farolitos of Christmas. Illustrated by Edward Gonzales. Hyperion Books for Children, New York, 1997.

Anaya, Rudolfo. Roadrunner s Dance. Illustrated by David Diaz. Hyperion Books for Children, New York, 2000. 

Ancona, George. Pablo Remembers: The Fiesta of the Day of the Dead. Lothrop, Lee and Shepard Books, New York, 1993.

Andrews-Goebel, Nancy. The Pot that Juan Built. Illustrated by David Diaz. Lee and Low Books, New York, 2002. 

Ashabranner, Brent. The Vanishing Border: A Photographic Journey Along Our Frontier With Mexico. Photographs by Paul Conklin. Dodd, Mead and Company, New York, 1987.

Banden, Alexandra. Mexican Americans. New Discovery Books, New York, 1993. 

Brody, J.J. A Day With Mimbres. Illustrated by Giorgio Bacchin. Runestone Press, Minneapolis, MN, 1998.

Brown, Tricia. Hello Amigos! Photographs by Fran Ortiz. Henry Holt and Company, New York, 1986. 

Cikraji, Robert M. Chichen Itza and the Sacred Well of Sacrifice. Yucatan Maya Publications, Cancun, Mexico.

Coburn, Jewell Reinhart. Domitila: A Cinderella Tale from the Mexican Tradition. Illustrated by Connie McLennan. Shen s Books, Auburn, CA, 2000.

Collins, David. Farmworker s Friend: The Story of Cesar Chavez. Carolrhoda Books, Minneapolis, MN, 1996. 

Dahl, Michael. Mexico. Bridgestone Books, Mankato, MN, 1997.

Dawson, Imogen. Food and Feasts with the Aztecs. New Discovery Books, Parsippany, NJ, 1995. 

De Dwyer, Carlota Cardenas. Chicano Voices. Houghton, Mifflin Company, Boston, 1975.

Dolch, Edward and Marguerite Dolch. Stories From Mexico. Illustrated by Ernest de Soto. The Garrard Press, Champaign, IL, 1960. 

Enderlein, Cheryl. Christmas in Mexico. Hilltop Books, New York, 1998.

Fisher, Leonard Everett. Pyramid of the Sun Pyramid of the Moon. Macmillian Publishing, New York, 1998. 

Garcia, John. The Success of Hispanic Magazine. Photographs by Ricardo Vargas. Walker and Company, New York,1996.

Garza, Hedda. Latinas: Hispanic Women in the United States. Franklin Watts, New York, 1994. 

Gollub, Matthew. Uncle Snake. Illustrated by Leovigildo Martinez. Tambourine Books, New York, 1996.

Grossman, Patricia. Saturday Market. Illustrated by Enrique O. Sanchez. Lothrop, Lee and Shepard Books, New York, 1994. 

Harris, Zoe and Suzanne Williams. Pinatas and Smiling Skeletons: Celebrating Mexican Festivals. Illustrated by Yolanda Garfias Woo. Pacific View Press, Berkeley, CA, 1998.

Haskins, Jim. Count Your Way Through Mexico. Illustrated by Helen Byers. Carolrhoda Books, Minneapolis, MN, 1989. 

Heinrichs, Ann. Mexico. Chilren s Press, New York, 1997.

Hewett, Joan. Hector Lives in the United States Now: The Story of a Mexican-American Child. Photographs by Richard Hewett. L.B. Lippicott, New York, 1990. 

Hoyt-Goldsmith, Diane. Las Posadas: an Hispanic Christmas Celebration. Photographs by Lawrence Migdale. Holiday House, New York, 1999.

Hughes, Jill. Aztecs. Gloucester Press, New York, 1986. 

Hurwitz, Johanna. New Shoes for Silvia. Illustrated by Jerry Pinkney. Morrow Junior Books, New York, 1993.

James, Ian. Inside Mexico. Franklin Watts, New York, 1989. 

Kimmel, Eric. Montezuma and the Fall of the Aztecs. Illustrated by Daniel San Souci. Holiday House, New York, 2000.

Kroll, Virginia. Butterfly Boy. Illustrated by Gerardo Suzan. Boyds Mills Press, Honesdale, PA, 1997. 

Krull, Kathleen. The Other Side: How Kids Live in California Latino Neighborhood. Photographs by David Hautzig. Lodestar, New York, 1994.

Krupp, Robin Rector. Let s Go Traveling in Mexico. Morrow Junior Books, New York, 1996. 

Lasky, Kathryn. Days of the Dead. Photographs by Christopher Knight. Hyperion Books for Children, New York, 1994.

Lattimore, Deborah Nourse. The Flame of Peace: A Tale of the Aztecs. Harper Collins, Publishers, New York, 1987. 

Lewis, Richard. All of You Was Singing. Illustrated by Ed Young. Aladdin Books, New York, 1991.

Marrin, Albert. Aztecs and Spaniars: Cortes and the Conquest of Mexico. Atheneum, New York, 1986. 

Martinez, Alejandro Cruz. The Woman Who Outshone the Sun (Bilingual). Children s Book Press, San Francisco, 1991.

Mathews, Sally Schofer. The Sad Night: The Story of an Aztec Victory and a Spanish Loss. Clarion Books, New York, 1994. 

Mayberry, Jodine. Recent American Immigrants: Mexicans. Franklin Watts, New York, 1990.

McDermott, Gerald. Musicians of the Sun. Simon and Schuster Books for Young Readers, New York, 1997. 

Mora, Pat. The Rainbow Tulip. Illustrated by Elizabeth Sayles. Viking, New York, 1999.

Nye, Naomi Shihab. The Tree is Older Than You Are: A Bilingual Gathering of Poems and Stories from Mexico with Paintings by Mexican Artists. Aladdin Paperbacks, New York, 1995. 

Ober, Hal. How Music Came to the World. Illustrated by Carol Ober. Houghton Mifflin Company, 1994.

Parker, Lewis. Dropping in on Mexico. Rourke Book Company, Vero Beach, CA, 1994. 

Patent, Dorothy Hinshaw. Quetzal: Sacred Bird of the Cloud Forest. Illustrated by Neil Waldman. Morrow Junior Books, New York, 1996.

Paulsen, Gary. The Tortilla Factory. Illustrated by Ruth Wright Paulsen. Harcourt Brace and Company, New York, 1995. 

Pinchot, Jane. The Mexicans in America. Lerner Publications, Minneapolis, MN, 1989.

Rohmer, Harriet. The Legend of Food Mountain. Illustrated by Graciela Carrillo. Children s Book Press, San Francisco, 1982. 

Schaefer, Lola. Cesar Chavez. Pebble Books, Mankato, MN, 1999.

Sola, Michele. Angela Weaves a Dream: The Story of a Young Maya Artist. Photographs by Jeffrey Jay Foxx. Hyperion Books for Children, New York, 1997. 

Soto, Gary. Chato s Kitchen.  Illustrated by Susan Guevara. Putnam s Sons, New York, 1995.

Soto, Gary. Snapshots from the Wedding.  Illustrated by Stephanie Garcia. Putnam s Sons, New York, 1997. 

Spurr, Elizabeth. Lupe and Me. Illustrated by Enrique O. Sanchez. Gulliver Books, San Diego, 1995.

Stein, Conrad. The Mexican Revolution 1910-1920. New Discovery Books, New York, 1994. 

Stein, Conrad. Mexico: Enchantment of the World. Children s Press, New York, 1998.

Stein, Conrad. Mexico City. Children s Press, New York, 1997.

Streissguth, Tom. Mexico.  Carolrhoda Books, Inc., 1997. 

Streissguth, Tom. A Ticket to Mexico.  Carolrhoda Books, Inc., 1997.

Sullivan, Charles. Here is My Kingdom: Hispanic-American Literature and Art for Young People. Harry N. Abrams, Inc., New York, 1994. 

Talbert, Marc. The Sunburned Prayer. Simon and Schuster Books for Young Readers, New York, 1995.

Trevino, Elizabeth Borton de. El Guero. Illustrated by Leslie Bowman. Farrar, Straus and Giroux, New York, 1989. 

Vigil, Angel. The Eagle on the Cactus: Traditional Stories from Mexico. Translated by Francisco Miraval. Libraries Unlimited, Inc. Englewood, CO, 2000.

Winchester, Faith. Hispanic Holidays. Bridgestone Books, Mankato, MN, 1996. 

Winter, Jonah and Jeanette. Diego. Bilingual Text, Translated by Amy Prince. Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1991.

Zubizarreta, Rosalma, Harriet Rohmer, and David Schecter. The Woman Who Outshone the Sun: The Legend of Lucia Zenteno. Illustrated by Fernando Olivera. Children s Book Press, San Francisco, 1991.

Native American

See Main Bibliography Menu.

Nicaragua 

Lerner Publications. Nicaragua In Pictures. Lerner Publications, Minneapolis, MN, 1987.

Tessendorf, K.C. Uncle Sam in Nicaragua: A History. Atheneum, New York, 1987.

Panama

Dolan, Edward. Panama and the United States: Their Canal, Their Stormy Years. Franklin Watts, New York, 1990. 

Griffiths, John. Take a Trip to Panama. Franklin Watts, New York, 1989.

Rau, Dana Meachen. Panama. Children s Press, New York, 1999. 

Stewart, Gail. Panama: Places in the News.Crestwood, New York, 1980.

Peru 

Alexander, Ellen. Chaska and the Golden Doll. Arcade Publishing, New York, 1995.

Dorros, Arthur. Tonight is Carnaval. Illustrated with arpilleras sewn by Clud de Madres Virgen del Carmen of Lima, Peru. Dutton Children s Books, New York, 1991. 

Jendresen, Erik and Alberto Villoldo. The First Story Ever Told. Illustrated by Yoshi. Simon and Schuster Books for Young Readers, New York, 1996.

Karpfinger, Beth. Peru is My Home. Gareth Stevens Publishing, Milwaukee, WI, 1993. 

Lerner Publications. Peru in Pictures. Visual Geography Series, Lerner Publications Company, Minneapolis, MN, 1987.

Pitkanen, Matti. The Grandchildren of the Incas.  Carolrhoda Books, Inc., Minneapolis, MN, 1991.

Puerto Rico 

Coll y Toste, Cayetano. Puerto Rican Tales: Legends of Spanish Colonial Times. Translated by Jose Ramirez Rivera. Ediciones Libero, Mayaguez, Puerto Rico, 1977.

Crespo, George. How the Sea Began: a Taino Myth Retold. Clarion Books, New York, 1995. 

Hauptly, Denis. Puerto Rico: an Unfinished Story. Atheneum, New York, 1991.

Landau, Elaine. Puerto Rico. Children s Press, New York, 1999. 

Mohr, Nicholasa. El Bronx Remembered. Arte Publico Press, Houston, TX, 1986.

Mohr, Nicholasa. Felita. Bantam Books, New York, 1979. 

Mohr, Nicholasa. Going Home. Bantam Books, New York, 1986.

Mohr, Nicholasa. In Nueva York. Arte Publico Press, Houston, TX, 1988. 

Mohr, Nicholasa. Nilda. Arte Publico Press, Houston, TX, 1986.

Mohr, Nicholasa. Rituals of Survival: a Woman s Portfolio. Arte Publico Press, Houston, TX, 1985. 

Pico, Fernando. The Red Comb. Illustrated by Maria Antonia Ordonez. Bridgewater, 1991.

Sonneborn, Ruth. Friday Night is Papa Night. Illustrated by Emily McCully. Viking Press, New York, 1970. 

Steptoe, John. Creativity. Illustrated by E.B. Lewis. Clarion Books, New York, 1997.

Walker, Paul Robert. Pride of Puerto Rico: The Life of Roberto Clemente. Harcourt Brace and Jovanovich, San Diego, 1988.

Suriname

Lieberg, Carolyn. Enchantment of the World: Suriname. Children s Press, Chicago, 1995.

 Trinidad

Joseph, Lynn. Jasmine s Parlour Day. Illustrated by Ann Grifalconi. Lothrop, Lee and Shepard, New York, 1994. 

Rahaman, Vashanti. A Little Salmon for Witness: A Story From Trinidad. Illustrated by Sandra Speidel. Lodestar Books, New York, 1997.

United States

See Exploring Diversity in the United States and Native American in the Main Bibliography Menu. Also, many cultures hyphenated American can be found in that particular culture, for example, Greek-American will be found in the Many Cultures Bibliography under Greece.

Venezuela 

Fox, Geoffrey. The Land and People of Venezuela. Harper Collins Publishers, New York, 1991.

Heinrichs, Ann. Venezuela. Children s Press, New York, 1997.  

Kurusa. The Streets Are Free. Illustrations by Monika Doppert. Translated by Karen Englander. Annick Press, Scarborough, Ontario, 1985.

Schwartz, David. Yanomami: People of the Amazon (Vanishing Peoples). Photographs by Victor Englebert. Lothrop, Lee and Shepard Books, New York, 1982.


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