Say Hola to Spanish

By Susan Middleton Elya
Illustrated by Loretta Lopez

Paperback: $10.95

With verse as bouncy as a conga line, Say Hola to Spanish makes reading and speaking Spanish fun for children. Playful illustrations bring over 70 Spanish words to life in ways sure to tickle a child's fancy, while introducing a new language and culture.

A glossary is included to help beginning Spanish speakers with pronunciation. Whether read alone or read aloud with the whole family, Say Hola to Spanish is the perfect way to share the excitement of learning another language.

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About the Creators

Thumb_thumb Susan Middleton Elya - Author

has written several children's books for LEE & LOW . She holds a degree in elementary education and has taught Spanish. A native of Urbandale, Iowa, Elya lives in Danville, California, with her husband and their three children. Visit her online at

Thumb_thumb Loretta Lopez

who was born in El Paso, Texas, earned a fine arts degree at Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, New York, and now lives in New York City. Visit her online at

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Paperback: 9781880000649

Hardcover: 9781880000298


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Interest Level:

Grades K - 5

Reading Level:

Grades 1 - 2


Colors, Five Senses / Body Parts, Latino/Hispanic/Mexican Interest, Bilingual

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