By AISHA TABALA, age 10 It’s not a secret that Nueva York, New York, is one of the most diverse cities in the world, and Latinos make up a major part of its rich culture. Thanks to the fearless Latina, Pura Belpré, the 25% of the population that speaks Spanish in the city have access to …
Nine-year-old Fanny Pierrat lives in a mountain village in southern France with her parents, grandparents and brother. / Fanny Pierrat a neuf ans et vit avec ses parents, ses grandparents et son frère dans un village de montagne dans le sud de la France.
Karyll, age 8, is from the Philippines. She now lives in Queens, New York. Tagalog is Karyll’s first language. She also speaks English. If you speak another language, practice it and don’t forget it. You’ll be glad you did!