Planet Picture Book

Archive - December 2017

Mango, Abuela, and Me

Mia’s grandmother arrives to live in Mia’s family home, but communication is a problem. Abuela doesn’t speak any English and Mia cannot express herself fluently in Spanish. Enter Mango the parrot, the perfect...

The Rooster Who Would Not Be Quiet!

La Paz is a very lively, noisy village until the villagers elect a new mayor. Silence reigns for seven years under the restrictive Don Pepe, until the arrival of a determined and courageous rooster who loves to sing...

Drum Dream Girl

‘Drum Dream Girl’ is inspired by a true story about a Chinese-African-Cuban girl, Millo Castro Zaldarriaga, who loved to play the drums and fulfilled her dream despite the odds stacked against her. Cuba...