Winner of a Good Housekeeping Best Kids’ Book Award!
In this festive bilingual Spanish and English board book from New York Times bestselling, three-time Pura Belpré Award–winning author-illustrator Raúl the Third, join Coco Rocho and friends from the World of ¡Vamos! as they gather everything to throw a grand fiesta!
Throwing a party is always fun, especially when it’s in both English and Spanish!
In this board book, young readers are introduced to Spanish vocabulary through all the fun of a party.
Friends, cake, music—amigos, pastel, música—join Coco Rocho and all his companions at this joyful fiesta!
About the Author
Raúl the Third is the New York Times bestselling, three-time Pura Belpré Award–winning author-illustrator of ¡Vamos! Let’s Go to the Market, ¡Vamos! Let’s Go Eat, ¡Vamos! Let’s Cross the Bridge, and the rest of the World of ¡Vamos! series. He is also the illustrator of Schneider Family Book Award honoree Stuntboy, in the Meantime and Stuntboy, In-Between Time, both written by Newbery Honor winner Jason Reynolds, as well as the Lowriders series, written by Cathy Camper. Raúl was born in El Paso, Texas, and grew up going back and forth between El Paso and Ciudad Juárez, México. He now proudly lives in Medford, Massachusetts, with his collaborator and fellow New York Times bestselling artist, Elaine Bay, and their son, Raúl the Fourth.
"The energetic, colorful illustrations... are sure to grab the attention of little ones, and the bilingual text is easy to spot and will introduce kids to “my/mi” and “your/tu” phrases. Children will enjoy seeing familiar characters throughout... A fantastic addition to bilingual board book collections." — School Library Journal (starred review)
“A superb bilingual book to read to children who are starting to learn Spanish.” — Booklist