Mrs. Rivera-Ashford is an accomplished international bilingual award-winning Author. Roni's has ability and natural gift to relate to children and adults in English, as well as Spanish.

Cinco Puntos Press, Roni's newest publisher, publishes great books which make a difference in the way you see the world! They have received Cultural Freedom Fellowships from the Lannan Foundation, and an American Book Award for excellence in publishing. Cinco Puntos has been inducted into the Latino Literary Hall of Fame and has received five publishing grants from the National Endowment for the Arts and three similar grants from the Texas Commission for the Arts.


My Tata's Remedies book

My Tata's Remedies
Los remedios de mi tata

Aaron asks his grandfather to teach him how to heal people using natural remedies. For an entire day, Tata and Aaron respond to a variety of complaints-from bee stings to eye infections. While Tata and Aaron minister to people's bodies, his Nana offers remedies for their soul with delicious empanadas and warm hospitality.

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My Nana's Remedies book

My Nana's Remedies
Los remedios de mi nana

A warm and colorful story about a grandmother and the traditional remedies she prepares for her young granddaughter, remedies to treat everything from an upset stomach to being frightened at night. Step inside Nana's house and experience a sense of love, tradition and culture that comes from a special, nurturing relationship.

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Hip, Hip, Hooray, It's Monsoon Day! book

Hip, Hip, Hooray, It's Monsoon Day!
¡Ajúa, ya llegó el chubasco!

Brought to life in this delightful story are some of nature's most spectacular phenomena. There are few things more exciting than a monsoon storm, with its dramatic lightning, thunder, wind and cloudbursts. Hip, Hip, Hooray, It's Monsoon Day! is a story of how many people celebrate the coming of the monsoon season.

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