ISLES OF ROMANCE
Appeals to memoir readers.
Themes: Relationships, friendship, angst, envy, personalities, puberty
Follow this rousing short story that illuminates the the highs and lows between two friends as they go from primary school to maturity. Have you ever had a best friend then, as time went on, the relationship changed? Sometimes very slowly. It's interesting to follow the action and see where the relationship veered off track and why.
Appeals to readers who are interested in the Mexican lifestyle.
Themes: history, travelogue, special encounters, Mexico
Remember yourself at ten? Think of yourself taking a journey to Mexico, a land you're not yet aware of. Imagine lolling in the sunshine of the humongous city of Mexico City, discover the ancient cathedrals of Saltillo, Guanajuato and go to school in Guadalajara. Meet new people, new customs, and definitely new cuisine.
Follow the author’s fantastic itinerary through beautiful Mexico in the summer of 1965. It’s a quick, fun, easy "summer" read.
This book is especially for children K-3.
Themes: ballooning, colors, Albuquerque
Nowhere will you see a more noteworthy sight than in Albuquerque in October. Individuals bring their balloons from everywhere throughout the world – Norway, France, Australia, Britain, US, Canada. A genuinely remarkable blessing to New Mexico.
This little storybook presents rhyming couplets and visuals of the balloons of Albuquerque New Mexico. Truly, extraordinary for all. The book is ideal for family fun with its creative rhymes, bright colors and special messages.