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Cómo nació el arco iris

como nacio el arco iris

The author magically combines scientific facts with a fable about cooperation in this enchanting tale.

Después de la tormenta

Despues d ela tormenta

In the aftermath of a storm, a plucky seed survives and teaches readers about how seeds become flowers.

El papalote

El papalote

Making and flying a kite seems to be more than a mother and her children can handle. But looking for alternatives is always a good idea.

El susto de los fantasmas

el susto de los fantasmas

Two ghosts scared of a storm? Who ever heard of such a thing? They find the perfect hiding place.

La hamaca de la vaca

La hamaca de la vaca

"There's always room for one more" is the message of the simple fable.

La jaula dorada

La jaula Dorada

A little boy's search for the perfect gift for his grandmother teaches him about ingenuity, generosity, and freedom.

La piñata vacía

La piñata vacia

The gift of an empty piñata provides an opportunity for a young girl to learn about unselfishness.

La sorpresa de Mamá Coneja

La sorpresa de mama coneja

Mother Rabbit's brood decide to surprise her with Easter eggs from various animals.

No fui yo…

No fui yo....

Who's responsible for trampling the flowers and other naughty deeds? It's not who you think.

Rosa alada

Rosa Alada

Gabriel has chosen to talk about a caterpillar in school. The caterpillar doesn't do much all day though, until one day


¡No quiero derretirme!

No quiero derretirme

A snowman that doesn't want to melt in a fable about water and cycles of birth, death, and rebirth.

¿Pavo para la Cena de Gracias? ¡No, gracias!

Pavo para la cena de Gracias? No, Gracias!

A spider helps a turkey find a unique way to avoid being eaten for Thanksgiving dinner.