Featured books by Ginger Foglesong Guy

Bravo

Bravo

By: Ginger Foglesong Guy
Illustrated by: Rene King Moreno
Age Level: 0-3
Reading Level: Pre-Reader
Genre: Nonfiction

Two children go outdoors to collect musical instruments for a joyful parade and are joined by friends. The children march, play, and sing to the delight of their families. Simple words in English and Spanish combine with soft illustrations for a satisfying story.

Dias y dias / Days and Days

Dias y dias / Days and Days

By: Ginger Foglesong Guy
Illustrated by: Rene King Moreno
Age Level: 0-3
Reading Level: Pre-Reader
Genre: Nonfiction

A snowy landscape: “Brrr… Invierno. Winter.” But winter turns to spring, then summer, followed by autumn, and finally a new year. Single words in both English and Spanish combine with gentle illustrations to present children and families throughout the seasons.

Fiesta!

Fiesta!

By: Ginger Foglesong Guy
Illustrated by: Rene King Moreno
Age Level: 3-6
Reading Level: Beginning Reader

Join these friends as they prepare for a party and practice counting in English and Spanish.

My Grandma

My Grandma

By: Ginger Foglesong Guy
Illustrated by: Vivi Escriva
Age Level: 0-3
Reading Level: Pre-Reader

It is time to visit Grandma! First a taxi, then an airplane, one more bus — and there she is! This book for young readers uses very simple bilingual text to follow the journey from home to Grandma’s front yard, telling the story with colorful illustrations. Children will enjoy poring over the detailed artwork, and readers will feel a glow when everyone is finally juntos — together.

Siesta

Siesta

By: Ginger Foglesong Guy
Illustrated by: Rene King Moreno
Age Level: 0-3
Reading Level: Pre-Reader
Genre: Fiction

Two children prepare for a backyard adventure, taking with them a rainbow of necessities: a blue backpack, a yellow book, even a multi-colored blanket to serve as their tent when they take a nap. The simple adventure is told in uncomplicated sentences presented in Spanish and English, and is illustrated in richly hued, swirling images.

Tiptoe Joe

Tiptoe Joe

By: Ginger Foglesong Guy
Illustrated by: Laura Rankin
Age Level: 0-3
Reading Level: Pre-Reader
Genre: Fiction

A big brown bear in red sneakers tiptoes fast to invite his friends to "…come with me/I know something you should see." Each animal clops, thuds or swishes to see Joe's surprise: two sleeping cubs with their mother. Told with lively language and humorous illustrations.

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