Lullaby for Maddie / Cancíon de cuna para Maddie

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Lullaby for Maddie / Cancíon de cuna para Maddie

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Bilingual Edition (English and Spanish)

“In Lullaby for Maddie, Marta Miranda-Straub sings in English and Spanish about a young mermaid born into the sun-kissed love of a close-knit family. As we learn her story, we learn who she is and that love is like water and also like arms that ‘surround us and hug us and hold us up.'”

Jeremy Paden, author and co-translator of Under the Ocelot Sun / Bajo el sol del ocelote

Lullaby for Maddie |Cancíon de cuna para Maddie is beautifully illustrated in vibrant watercolors. 

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Author & Translator Bio

MARTA MIRDANDA-STRAUB

Marta Miranda-Straub was raised in Pinar del Rio, Cuba, until at the age of twelve she immigrated to the United States with her family. She now lives in Louisville, Kentucky, and is a poet and storyteller who has spent her life working towards equity and inclusion and creating systems change. She is the author of Cradled by Skeletons: A Life in Poems and Essays / Mecida por Esqueletos:una vida en poemas y ensayos (2019).

Illustrator Bio

Courtney Kimes

Courtney Kimes is an artist, illustrator, and teacher originally from Louisville, KY. She is interested in capturing the human experience using a variety of art media. She currently resides in the Cayman Islands and teaches elementary art at Cayman International School.

Advance Praise

“In Lullaby for Maddie, Marta Miranda-Straub sings in English and Spanish about a young mermaid born into the sun-kissed love of a close-knit family. As we learn her story, we learn who she is and that love is like water and also like arms that ‘surround us and hug us and hold us up.'”

Jeremy Paden, author and co-translator of Under the Ocelot Sun / Bajo el sol del ocelote