JUANA AND LUCAS by Juana Medina is a new series featuring a young girl and her dog growing up in Colombia.
In her first humorous adventure, Juana shares her likes and dislikes. For instance, she isn’t excited about learning English. However when she learns about the value of language learning, she changes her mind.
Librarian will find that the short, easy-to-read chapters and comic-style illustrations will appeal to young readers. The international setting provides a unique perspective.
To learn more about the author, go to http://www.juanamedina.com/.
Published by Candlewick on September 28, 2016. ARC courtesy of the publisher.