Mi abuelita ~ My Grandma
About the Book
This book is a tribute to the author’s childhood memories. Specifically, it is an attempt at sharing with children from around the world the happiness that can result from enjoying time with their grandmas. This book celebrates the unconditional love of grandmas for their grandchildren.
About the Author
María L. Villagómez is the daughter of Mexican immigrants. She is the first in her family to graduate from high school and from college. She was born in Ventura, CA but was raised by her grandmother in Mexico. At age fourteen, she returned to the United States to continue her education. She holds a Bachelor's and a Master's Degree in Spanish with a concentration in literature, culture and linguistics and a second Master's degree in Education with an concentration in Curriculum, Teaching and Learning. Currently, Ms. Villagómez is an Academic Administrator at Napa Valley College in California, USA, but she has taught Spanish in higher education for over eighteen years. Ms. Villagómez has translated children's books from English to Spanish and was the Spanish Consultant to Universal Kid's TV show Nina's World.