Foreword Reviews

The Storyteller's Candle

La velita de los cuentos

2008 INDIES Finalist
Finalist, Picture Books (Children's)

Pura Belpré was the first Puerto Rican librarian in New York. She was also a storyteller, author, and advocate for the Puerto Rican community. The Storyteller’s Candle tells how that community was welcomed into the library through Belpré’s efforts. Just before her first New York Christmas,... Read More