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RETURNED FROM SOUTH AMERICA, where I was bringing copies of the new book ABUELO to Argentina to give to people who helped inspire it. Friends, gauchos (Argentine cowboys), visits to schools in South America, and to the Amazon: caimans, sloths, piranhas, pink dolphins, and more!

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Abuelo ABUELO
A boy and his grandfather find freedom riding the plains. Wherever they go, their bond remains strong across miles and time.

Animals Talk ANIMALS TALK
Howl, chirp, squawk aren't just noises, animals are talking. Find out what they are saying! Fun science.

Papá and Me PAPÁ AND ME
An ordinary day turns exciting for a boy and his father. A Pura Belpré Honor Book. New in paperback.

Under the Sun UNDER THE SUN A Novel, NEW E-BOOK!
A teenage boy must use his wits to survive a journey across war-torn lands. A captivating and intrigue-filled story.
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