MIMÍ'S PARRANDA/LA PARRANDA DE MIMÍ As the weather turns cold and people prepare for Christmas, Mimí begins to dream and plan for her family's annual trip to Puerto Rico. Even though she cannot fully explain the Puerto Rican traditions ...
Lydia M. Gil, a native of Mayaguez, Puerto Rico, is a teacher and writer. She obtained her Ph.D. in Spanish from the University of Texas and her master's degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo. She lives and works in Denver, Colorado. This is her first book for children.
HERNN SOSA, born in Argentina and raised in Paraguay, received a degree in visual communications from the Colorado Institute of Art. He currently is a freelance graphic designer, focusing mostly on magazines, and illustrator of children's books. He and his wife live in Denver, Colorado.