What happens to a boy as he sets off with his grandmother to serve as her language broker at her doctor’s appointment? Find out when you read CLASP commended title, The Little Doctor/El doctorcito, published by Piñata Books.
The themes of empowerment, education and determination resonate throughout this wonderful children’s book. There are messages for all ages! Please see my website for additional information and help make The Little Doctor a bilingual classic.
“A great story on an important topic, this Latino family narrative deals with the challenges of diversity within our healthcare system. Wonderful characters and pacing are all perfectly illustrated by Victoria Castillo. The Little Doctor / El doctorcito is a story that speaks with heart.”—John Parra (artist/illustrator)
The Little Doctor/El doctorcito, published by Piñata Books, a bilingual classic, great Holiday and Baby-Shower gift, available where books are sold!
I am thrilled to share with you the news that the Consortium of Latin American Studies Programs (CLASP) selected The Little Doctor/El doctorcito to their Commended Titles list for the 2018 Américas Award for Children’s and Young Adult Literature! The Commended Titles list of books recognizes titles that have been identified as a resource for classroom and/or for library collection development. #AmericasAward18