Little Mice/Ratoncitos is the 3rd book in the bilingual (English & Spanish) nursery rhyme collection from Canticos.
This children’s book is based on the song “Cinco ratoncitos de colita gris”, a beloved finger-play song from Latin America.
Canticos animated videos are now streaming across Nickelodeon’s digital platforms. Watch them now at nickjr.com/canticos
Concept: Learning shapes.
- Novelty book with an accordion fold so the book can be opened completely and laid flat or made to stand so children can surround themselves with the story.
- Interactive lift-the-flap features.
- Reversible with the original Spanish song on one side and an English adaptation on the other side.
- Each brightly colored spread offers children an opportunity to identify basic shapes.
- Comes in a slipcase.
Children can also download the FREE companion app at canticosworld.com/apps/ as well as watch the sing along video at canticosworld.com/videos
Book summary: The book tells the story of five playful mice on a mission: to find and eat as much cheese as they possibly can before they get caught by the cat for lunch!
About the Series: Canticos is a collection of the most beloved nursery rhymes and children’s songs from all over the Spanish-speaking world. Canticos creates bilingual books, apps, and sing-along videos.
About the Author
Susie Jaramillo: Susie Jaramillo is a mom, an artist and a creative director raising two bilingual children. She worked for many years in advertising having co-founded the vox collective, a NY-based boutique multicultural agency where she served as Chief Creative Officer until 2012. She attended Pratt Institute in Brooklyn where she majored in painting and illustration.
Susie Grew up between Venezuela and the United States, always going back and forth fluently between cultures. As a child, she was exposed to songs and traditions from both the United States and Latin America. To bring to life all the things she loved about her Latino culture she created Canticos and now kids of all ages can enjoy these nursery rhymes and songs! She lives in Brooklyn.