Nelly Palacio Jaramillo was inspired by the birth of her granddaughter, Lucia, to collect the rhymes and verses of her childhood that evolved into Las Nanas, her first book for children.
Grandmother's Nursery Rhymes/Las Nanas de Abuelita
Compiled by/Compilado por Nelly Palacio Jaramillo; Illustrated by/Ilustrado por Elivia
Holt Books for Young Readers
Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)
This lovingly gathered bilingual Spanish/ English collection includes traditional favorite nursery rhymes, lullabies, and tongue-twisting verse from South America.