Bilingual Picture Books To Celebrate Women’s History Month

Please take some time to look at this list that celebrate Women’s History Month with these Bilingual Books for Womens History Month. If you have more that you have seen or read, please make sure to share those titles with me. I love learning and reading about picture books that celebrate Women!

The Life of / La Vida de Dolores (Lil’ Libros)

Type: Board Book

Learn about the life of Dolores Huerta with Lil’ Libros. Dolores was a teacher turned community leader who became a co-founder for the labor union, United States Farm Workers of America. Celebrating all Mujeres around the world that, like Dolores, led many in her community to unite for a very good cause. “Si, se puede!” A great way to get the celebration started with Women’s History Month Bilingual Picture Books.

Sonia Sotomayor: A Judge Grows in the Bronx / La Juez que Creció en el Bronx

Type: Hardcover

The proudest moment for Latina Women and Women everywhere, was when Judge Sonia Sotomayor was sworn into the Supreme Court. Follow Sonia in this Bilingual Book to learn about what her life was like growing up in the Bronx. Her life was rich with experiences that not many other judges experienced. 

Abuelita and Me

Type: Hardcover

Follow a Sweet Grandma and her Granddaughter as they run errands and face racism in the city.  It’s always a great time visiting grandma at home, but when it comes to going outside it really is not that good of an experience. The narrator is very aware of what is happening and for a moment she doesn’t want to leave the house ever again, until she discovers the strength she and her grandma share. Women empowering other women no matter what age is so important. Let’s help fix each others’ crowns every day of the year. 

Ella Persistió alrededor del mundo  // She Persisted Around the World

Type: Hardcover

You will learn about different women in the world where they each persisted to be themselves despite what the world said what women should or should not do. Famous and courageous women like Marie Curie, Sor Juana Ines de La Cruz, Mary Verghese, and more. When we persist to reach our goals to be who we were meant to be, there is nothing that will get in our way. “Lo que es para nosotros nadie te lo quita.”

Be Bold! Be Brave! Chiquitos 

Type: Board Book

This colorful Bilingual Book gives a short description about Important Women that have paved the way for other women in their own industries. From Music like Selena Quintanilla, to Judge Sonia Sotomayor, to Athlete Lisa Fernandez and a few more. This is a great beginner book for your little one to enjoy any time of year. 

Be Bold! Be Brave! 11 Latinas who made US History 

¡Sé Audaz, Sé Valiente! 11 Latinas que hicieron historia en Estados Unidos

Type: Hardcover

This is the longer version of the book above, Be Bold! Be Brave! Chiquitos. This is a perfect book to read to school aged kids at home or in the classroom to celebrate Women.

Courageous History Makers: 11 Women from Latin America Who Changed the World

Type: Paperback

A colorful Bilingual Book that you can use to discuss cognate words and expand vocabulary. Such as culture = cultura, society = sociedad, perseverance = perseverancia, and more. Learn about an artist, a pilot, a mountaineer and other inspiring women. Dual Language Classrooms and Bilingual Homes need this book! 

Counting With // Contando Con Frida

Type: Board Book

Counting from 1 to 10 in both English and Spanish. The pages have vocabulary words that you can practice with little ones learning to count. It’s a great introduction book to learn how to count to 10. This is a book I recommend as gifts for baby showers, birthdays, or any holiday or special occasion that may come up for Bilingual Families. 

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