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Books for Adults, Children and Teens That Educate and Entertain!

Books by Diane de Anda

At de Anda Bookshop, you'll discover a variety of books for people of all ages to enjoy. From bilingual children's books, intervention programs for teenagers to flash fiction for adults, the collection entertains and educates readers.

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Join all the children who have enjoyed my picture books and short story collections. Most of the books are bilingual (English/ Spanish) and present children in every day mysteries and adventures.

Children's Books
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L.A. Flash is a collection of 40 short short stories that touches on the lives of people from all backgrounds living in Los Angles, offering unusual and engrossing stories from the city's past and present.

Flash Fiction
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Examine my two evidence based intervention programs that can be used in the classroom or in small groups to address issues that youth deal with on a regular basis: violence and stress.

Intervention Programs

Violence Prevention for Adolescents

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The Immortal Rooster

In these 5 stories, children dance with butterflies, save a tricky rooster and a hissing opossum, fly across a stage, and let their imagination give them a good scare.
(paper, $9.95)

The Ice Dove

In these 4 stories, an ice dove transforms and flies away, boys learn to be proud of who they are, and a thief almost ruins Christmas.
(paper, $7.95)

Who Am I?

Children learn the names of animals in Spanish through English rhymes. A lift-the-flap board book. ($7.99)

21 Cousins

21 Cousins celebrate their different talents and abilities.
(hardcover, $16.99) (paper, $6.99)

The Day Abuelo Got Lost

Luis learns that even if dementia means his abuelo might not remember Luis' name, Abuelo will still feel his love.
(hardcover, $16.99)

Awards and Reviews

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Children's Book Awards:

Reading is Fundamental STEAM Multicultural Book Collection; Skipping Stones Honor Awards; Paterson Prize for Books for Young People; Bank Street College of Education's Best Children's Books of the Year; International Latino Book Awards; Texas Star Reading Lists, First Book Title Raves. 

Some book reviews:

“A delightful anthology of five 'slice of life' stories with a lyrical prose style.” Children's Bookwatch

“This is a beautifully-written story, well-developed, using rich descriptive language.” Multicultural Review

“...children will enjoy the warm celebration of cultures.” Booklist

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Thank you for your interest. Please reach out with questions or comments using the information below. I look forward to hearing from you.

(424) 625–8992

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Diane de Anda
8117 Manchester Ave #385
Playa del Rey, CA, 90293


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