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A Fantastic Woman

Francisco Reyes · Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
Format: DVD

Marina and Orlando are in love and planning their future, when one night Orlando suddenly falls ill and passes away. Instead of being able to mourn her lover, Marina is treated with suspicion by authorities and with disdain by his family. She is forbidden to attend his funeral and thrown...
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The dark prophecy

Rick Riordan · Random House
Format: Audiobook

Zeus has punished his son Apollo - god of the sun, music, archery, poetry, andmore - by casting him down to Earth in the form of a gawky, acne-covered sixteen-year-old mortal named Lester. The only way Apollo can reclaim his rightful place on Mount Olympus is by restoring several Oracles...
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We've Got the Whole World in Our Hands / Tenemos el mundo entero en las manos

Rafael Lopez · Scholastic en Espanol
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Award-winning illustrator Rafael López breathes new life to the famous spiritual with a bilingual adaptation of "He's Got the Whole World in His Hands" that celebrates the life of every young person in the world. The rhythmic verse and repetitive emphasis on "we"...
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Supervivencia! Jungla

William B Rice · Capstone Press
Pages: 48
Format: Library Binding

Do you know the important skills it takes to survive in the jungle? Learn about them in this useful, Spanish-translated nonfiction title. With helpful diagrams, vital tips and instructions, vivid images, and a glossary of useful terms, this title will have readers feeling aware and prepared!
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La Princesa and the Pea

Susan Middleton Elya · G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

The Princess and the Pea gets a fresh twist in this charming bilingual retelling. El príncipe knows this girl is the one for him, but, as usual, his mother doesn't agree. The queen has a secret test in mind to see if this girl is really a princesa. But the prince might just have a sneaky...
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Los pollos / Chickens.

Daly Ruth
Pages: 24
Format:  Print book : Spanish

What is the life cycle of a chicken? How many eggs can a hen lay in a year? Young readers will discover these facts and more in Chickens, a Science Kids: Life Cycles book. Qu es el ciclo de vida de un pollo? Cuntos huevos puede poner una gallina en un ao? Los jvenes lectores descubrirn...
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See You On a Starry Night

Lisa Schroeder · Scholastic Press
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

Juliet has just moved to a beachside town with her newly separated mother and her moody older sister. When she meets their new neighbor, Emma, the girls form an instant bond. Emma's big family takes Juliet in, and the girls have fun together -- starting with the night they throw bottles...
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Crimson Peak

Mia Wasikowska · Universal Studios

When her heart is stolen by a seductive stranger, a young woman is swept away to a house atop a mountain of blood-red clay - a place filled with secrets that will haunt her forever. Between desire and darkness, between mystery and madness, lies the truth behind Crimson Peak. From the imagination...
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