SOMOS LATINOS: Mis Comidas / My Foods
By: George Ancona
Publisher: Children’s Press/Scholastic, 2005
Age Level: 9-12
Language: English and Spanish
ISBN: 0-516-25292-5 (library binding), 0-516-25496-0 (paperback)
Alejandro’s parents came from Venezuela. He helps his mother shop for the special ingredients that are turned into the special meals from the home country. His friends from El Salvador and Mexico have theirs. The book is filled with tacos, sancocho, arepas, and many other goodies.