Farrar Straus Giroux
Because one of her grandmothers lives down the street and the other in a far away country, Liliana experiences two very different ways of life when she visits them.
Culture/Ethnicity; Bicultural; bicultural child
Latin American / White
mother and father
Americas Award for Children's and Young Adult Literature, 1998, Commended, Grades PreK-2
Society of School Librarians International Book Awards, 1999, Honor, Social Studies (K-6)
Adventuring with Books: A Booklist for PreK-Grade 6, 12th Edition, 1999
Best Children's Books of the Year, 1999 Ages 5 and under
Growing Up Latino in the U.S.A., 2004
Recommended Picture Books Featuring Interracial Families, 2011 Picture Book
grandmothers; cat; birds; sewing; differences; gardening; teddy bear; different countries; different languages
Torres, Leyla, "Liliana's Grandmothers" (1998). Diverse Families. 1549.