Haz lo mejor posible

Episode 8 June 09, 2020 00:03:18

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An inspirational, bilingual children's book to teach the value of a positive attitude.Choices made determine how each challenge is ultimately experienced.MOM'S CHOICE AWARD WINNER 2018. Most Inspirational Bilingual Children’s Book 2019  International Latino Book Awards.

Georgette has traveled all over the world and speaks five languages. She believes that language learning can be accomplished through song and simple bilingual books of topics that interest young people. A certified teacher and speaker of five languages herself, Georgette encourages parents to expose their children to other cultures and places.

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