May is Latino Books Month! - New Jersey Teachers Lounge

May is Latino Books Month!

Latino Books Month celebrates Latino authors and illustrators, books that highlight Latino culture and Latin American identity and promotes literacy amongst Latinos. As an Afro- Latina, I’ve always gravitated...

Latino Books Month celebrates Latino authors and illustrators, books that highlight Latino culture and Latin American identity and promotes literacy amongst Latinos.

As an Afro- Latina, I’ve always gravitated towards stories that explore the complexities of being a second-generation child, stories that allow me to explore life outside of the U.S. and stories that resemble those passed down by my parents, aunts/uncles, and grandparents who have all come to the U.S. from a different place.

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