Pura Belpré Award Collection - BELPRE-AWARD

The prestigious Pura Belpré Award is given each year by the American Library Association to honor the best children's books celebrating the Latino cultural experience.

This collection brings together all of our Pura Belpré Award and Honor-winning titles. Chosen by expert librarians, these time-tested titles are sure to be a hit with young readers and cover a comprehensive range of topics relating to the Latino experience.

Pura Belpré Award Collection (17 Books): $196.15

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Themes

Animal/Biodiversity/Plant Adaptations, Nature/Science, Weather/Seasons/Clothing, United States History, Similarities and Differences, Siblings, Sharing & Giving, Responsibility, Poetry, Overcoming Obstacles, Music, Multiethnic interest, Mothers, Latino/Hispanic/Mexican Interest, Immigration, History, Grandparents, Friendship, Food, Fathers, Farming, Families, Environment/Nature, Dreams & Aspirations, Discrimination, Dance, Cultural Diversity, Conflict resolution, Childhood Experiences and Memories, Bilingual, Beginning Concepts, Art, Animals, Earth/Sun/Moon System, Empathy/Compassion, Leadership, Optimism/Enthusiasm, People In Motion, Realistic Fiction, Respect/Citizenship, Water, Geography, Kindness/Caring, California, New York, Mexico, Texas

Included formats shown below in BOLD

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From the Bellybutton of the Moon and Other Summer Poems / Del ombligo de la luna y otros poemas de verano

By Alarcón

Illustrated by Gonzalez

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: O
Spanish Guided Reading: O
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 2 - 6
Intervention: 23

AR Level: 4.7 - 0.5
Lexile Level: NP
DRA: 34

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70
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Iguanas in the Snow and Other Winter Poems / Iguanas en la nieve y otros poemas de invierno

By Alarcón

Illustrated by Gonzalez

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: O
Spanish Guided Reading: O
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 2 - 6
Intervention: 23

AR Level: 3.4 - 0.5
Lexile Level: NP
DRA: 34

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70
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The Storyteller's Candle / La velita de los cuentos

By González

Illustrated by Delacre

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: O
Spanish Guided Reading: P
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 1 - 6
Intervention: 23

AR Level: 3.9 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 730L
SRC: 4.5
DRA: 34

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70
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Laughing Tomatoes and Other Spring Poems / Jitomates Risueños y otros poemas de primavera

By Alarcón

Illustrated by Gonzalez

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: O
Spanish Guided Reading: P
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 2 - 6
Intervention: 23

AR Level: 4.3 - 0.5
Lexile Level: NP
DRA: 34

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70
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Magic Windows / Ventanas mágicas

By Garza

Illustrated by Garza

Guided Reading: P
Spanish Guided Reading: P
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 2 - 5
Intervention: 24

AR Level: 5.0 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD810L
SRC: 4.8
DRA: 38

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70
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Family Pictures / Cuadros de familia

By Garza

Illustrated by Garza

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: Q
Spanish Guided Reading: Q
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 2 - 6
Intervention: 25

AR Level: 4.3 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD660L
SRC: 4.1
DRA: 40

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70
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In My Family / En mi familia

By Garza

Illustrated by Garza

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: Q
Spanish Guided Reading: R
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 2 - 6
Intervention: 25

AR Level: 4.7 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 830L
SRC: 3.9
DRA: 40

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70
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Arrorró, mi niño

By Delacre

Illustrated by Delacre

Interviews

Guided Reading: L
Spanish Guided Reading: L
Grade Level: PreK
Interest Level: K - 4
Intervention: 21

Lexile Level: NP
DRA: 24

PB: $9.95
CD: $12.95
6PK: $59.70
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Gracias • Thanks

By Mora

Illustrated by Parra

Guided Reading: J
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: K - 4
Intervention: 17

AR Level: 2.8 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD620L
DRA: 18

HC: $17.95
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My Colors, My World/ Mis colores, mi mundo

By Gonzalez

Illustrated by Gonzalez

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: I
Spanish Guided Reading: I
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: K - 2
Intervention: 15

AR Level: 2.0 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD460L
SRC: 3.2
DRA: 16

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70
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My Diary from Here to There / Mi diario de aqui hasta allá

By Pérez

Illustrated by Gonzalez

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: N
Spanish Guided Reading: N
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 2 - 5
Intervention: 22

AR Level: 4.0 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 780L
SRC: 3.4
DRA: 30

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70
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Marisol McDonald Doesn't Match / Marisol McDonald no combina

By Brown

Illustrated by Palacios

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: L
Spanish Guided Reading: L
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: K - 3
Intervention: 21

AR Level: 2.8 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD580L
SRC: 2.3
DRA: 24

HC: $17.95
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First Day in Grapes

By Perez

Illustrated by Casilla

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: N
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: 2 - 5
Intervention: 22

AR Level: 3.2 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD570L
SRC: 2.9
DRA: 30

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70
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The Pot That Juan Built

By Andrews-Goebel

Illustrated by Diaz

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: P
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: 1 - 6
Intervention: 24

AR Level: 6.2 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 1150L
SRC: 4.5
DRA: 38

PB: $10.95
6PK: $65.70
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Under the Mesquite

By McCall

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: X
Grade Level: 6
Interest Level: 6 - 12
Intervention: 30

AR Level: 5.7 - 3.0
Lexile Level: 990L
SRC: 8.4
DRA: 60

HC: $17.95
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¡Olé! Flamenco

By Ancona

Photographed by Ancona

Interviews

Guided Reading: S
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 2 - 6
Intervention: 27

AR Level: 5.4 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 900L
SRC: 5.2
DRA: 40

PB: $11.95
6PK: $71.70
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Mama and Papa Have a Store

By Carling

Illustrated by Carling

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: Q
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: K - 6
Intervention: 25

AR Level: 4.1 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 810L
DRA: 40

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70