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Quinito's Neighborhood (2005)

Author: Ina Cumpiano Illustrator: Jose Ramirez
Publisher: Children's Book Press
Number of pages: 24 pages

Quinito knows that his neighborhood is made up of much more than just buildings, streets, and shops; it is made up of all the people he knows and loves. People like his grown-up cousin Tita, who learns how to make people laugh in clown school, and his aunt, who paints murals to brighten up the streets. Everyone in the neighborhood has an important job, and each friend and neighbor knows and values everyone else.

ISBN 13: 978-0892392094
Reading Level (grade): 1.5
Reading Level (A-Z): G

Available in English and Spanish.