Skip to main content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

English Language Learning: Finding Books

Learning English

Dictionaries

Contact Us

Research Help
(775) 445-3229 (Carson City)
(775) 423-5330 (Fallon)

refdesk@wnc.edu

Spanish-English Bilingual Books

Beginning Level
Adventures of Connie and Diego/ Las Aventuras de Connie y Diego. (PC4115 .G333)
Carlos and the Squash Plant/ Carlos y la Planta de Calabaza.  (PZ73 S758)
Cuentos: Tales From the Hispanic Southwest.  (GR111 .M49 G74.)
De Colores and Other Latin-American Folk Songs for Children. (M1997 D32)
Diego wants to be/Diego Quiere Ser (PZ73 .R6285)
Estrellita Says Good-Bye To Her Island /Estrellita Se Despide De Su Isla  (PZ73.C2773)
Friends from the Other Side/ Amigos del Otro Lado.  (PZ73 A59)
Gullywasher/El Chaparrón torrencial.  Joyce Rossi. (PZ7.R7215 Gu)
Laughing tomatoes and Other Spring Poems / Jitomates Risueños y Otros Poemas de Primavera.  (PS3551.L22 L38)
Legends from Latin America / Leyendas de Latinoamérica. (PC4127 L4 L39)
Legends from Mexico/ Leyendas de Mexico.  ( PC4127 .L4 B3413 1995)
Magic Windows: Cut-Paper Art and Stories / Ventanas Mágicas: Papel Picado Y Relatos (E184.M5 L59)
Remembering Grandma/Recordando a Abuela. (PZ73 A676)
Tortillitas Para Mama and Other Nursery Rhymes. (PQ6267 E4 N87)

Intermediate Level
Cuentos: Tales From the Hispanic Southwest.  (GR111 M49 G74)
Legends from Latin America/ Leyendas de Latinoamérica.  (PC4127 L4 L39)
Legends from Mexico/ Leyendas de México.  ( PC4127.L4 B3413)
Ode to Walt Whitman and Other Poems. Federico García Lorca. (PQ6613.A763 A213) 
Late and posthumous poems: English and Spanish.  Pablo Neruda.  (PQ8097.N4 A22) 
Twentieth-century Latin American poetry: A Bilingual Anthology.  (PQ7087.E5 T94)

Finding books on the library shelves

All  college libraries in Nevada use the Library of Congress Classification System to organize their books. Books are arranged A - Z, with each letter corresponding to a subject. To find books on this topic, go to the following areas:

JK1758 Citizenship
PE English Language
PC Spanish, French, Dictionaries

Gateways to the Sun/Puertas al Sol Bilingual Books

 This beautifully illustrated collection of books covers well-known Hispanic poets, artists, writers, etc. There are two books for each title – one in English and the other in Spanish. The library owns each book in both English and in Spanish. Click on Gateways to the Sun to get a list of titles in the collection. Titles in the series include: