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Pinata Books/Arte Publico Press


Not sweets, not toys, but literary treats are spilling out of the pinata to the delight of young readers across the country and to the critical acclaim of reviewers across the industry. Founded in 1994, Pinata Books, an imprint of Arte Publico Press, is dedicated to the publication of children's and young adult literature focussing on U.S. Hispanic culture.

Specifically interested in books with these subjects or themes: contemporary novels, short stories, poetry, and drama based on U.S. Hispanic, Cuban American, Mexican American, Puerto Rican, and other themes and cultural issues

Main Address: University of Houston 452 Cullen Performance Hall
Houston TX 77204-2004 USA
Phone: 713-743-2999
Fax: 713-743-3080
Updated 9/23/2008

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Pinata Books Arte Publico Press
University of Houston
Houston TX 77204-2174
Phone:

Fax:
713-743-2999

713-743-3080
Updated 10/18/2005
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1. El Torneo De Trabalenguas / the Tongue Twister Tournament (Hardcover)
    Author: Nicolás Kanellos
    Illustrator: Anne Vega
(Unknown)  10/31/2016
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2. Rooster Joe and the Bully / El Gallo Joe Y El Abusn (Paperback)
    Author: Xavier Garza
(Unknown)  10/31/2016
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3. A Surprise for Teresita / Una Sorpresa Para Teresita (Hardcover)
    Author: Virginia Sánchez-korrol
    Illustrator: Carolyn Dee Flores
(Unknown)  10/31/2016
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4. A Mystery Bigger Than Big: A Mickey Rangel Mystery / Un misterio mas gra...
    Author: Rene
(Unknown)  05/30/2016
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5. The Party for Papa Luis / La Fiesta Para Papa Luis (Hardcover)
    Author: Diane Gonzales Bertrand
    Illustrator: Alejandro Galindo
Ages 4-8 04/30/2010
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8 Reviews  
6. Pachanga Deliciosa / Delicious Hulabaloo (Hardcover)
    Author: Francisco X. Mora, Pat Mora
    Illustrator: Francisco X. Mora
Ages 4-8 01/01/1998
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3 Reviews  
7. The Donkey Lady Fights La Llorona and Other Stories / La Seora Asno Se ...
    Author: Xavier Garza
(Unknown)  10/31/2015
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8. Grandma's Chocolate / El Chocolate De Abuelita (Library Binding)
    Author: Mara Price
    Illustrator: Lisa Fields
Ages 4-8 11/30/2010
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18 Reviews  
9. A Bean and Cheese Taco Birthday / Un Cumpleanos Con Tacos de Frijoles Co...
    Author: Diane Gonzales Bertrand
(Unknown)  10/31/2015
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10. Walking Stars: Stories of Magic and Power (Paperback)
    Author: Victor Villasenor
Ages 9-12 05/01/2003
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29 Reviews  
11. Nilda (Paperback)
    Author: Nicholasa Mohr
    Illustrator: Nicholasa Mohr
Ages 4-8 03/31/2011
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20 Reviews  
12. A Day Without Sugar / Un Dia Sin Azucar (Hardcover)
    Author: Diane De Anda
    Illustrator: Janet Montecalvo
Ages 4-8 05/31/2012
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2 Reviews  
13. Flor De Oro: Un Mito Taino De Puerto Rico (Spanish Edition) (Hardcover)
    Author: Nina Jaffe
    Illustrator: Enrique O. Sanchez
(Unknown)  05/30/2006
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21 Reviews  
14. Icy Watermelon/Sandia Fria (Paperback)
    Author: Mary Sue Galindo
    Illustrator: Pauline Rodriquez Howard
Ages 4-8 02/28/2008
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6 Reviews  
15. The Bakery Lady / La seora de la panadera (Hardcover)
    Author: Pat Mora
    Illustrator: Pablo Torrecilla
Ages 4-8 10/2001
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11 Reviews  
16. Francisco's Kites / Las Cometas de Francisco (Paperback)
    Author: Alicia Klepeis
    Illustrator: Gary Undercuffler
(Unknown)  05/31/2015
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7 Reviews  
17. The Golden Flower: A Taino Myth from Puerto Rico (Hardcover)
    Author: Nina Jaffe
    Illustrator: Enrique O. Sanchez
Ages 4-8 05/01/2005
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28 Reviews  
18. Animal Jamboree/ La Fiesta De Los Animales: Latino Folktales / Leyendas ...
    Author: Judith Ortiz Cofer
Ages 4-8 04/30/2012
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2 Reviews  
19. My Tata's Guitar/ La Guitarra de Mi Tata (Hardcover)
    Author: Ethriam Cash Brammer
    Illustrator: Daniel Lechon
Ages 4-8 01/01/2002
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1 Reviews  
20. Waiting for Pap / Esperando a Pap (Hardcover)
    Author: Rene Colato Lainez
    Illustrator: Anthony Accardo
Ages 4-8 10/31/2004
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9 Reviews  
21. Teen Angel (Roosevelt High School) (Paperback)
    Author: Gloria Velasquez
Young Adult 05/01/2003
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11 Reviews  
22. Las Empanadas Que Hacia la Abuela (Hardcover)
    Author: Diane Gonzales Bertrand
    Illustrator: Gabriela Baeza Ventura
Ages 4-8 11/01/2003
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9 Reviews  
23. Estrellas Peregrinas: Cuentos de Magia y Poder (Spanish Edition) (Paperb...
    Author: Victor Villasenor
(Unknown)  12/01/2005
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13 Reviews  
24. Emilio (Paperback)
    Author: Julia Mercedes Castilla
Ages 4-8 10/01/1999
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2 Reviews  
25. Pepita on Pepper Street/ Pepita En La Calle Pepper (Hardcover)
    Author: Ofelia Dumas Lachtman
    Illustrator: Alex Pardo Delange
Ages 4-8 10/31/2008
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1 Reviews  
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