Tender Memories of my Childhood / Recuerdos tiernos de mi infancia is a bilingual (English and Spanish) non-fiction picture book and our 2023 Winter release. It will transport the reader to the 1960s in Cuba when the author was a child.

This Cuban holiday season story is tasty, colorful, and reflects not only Cuban traditions but those of other Hispanic countries as well. 

Mr. Ferrando offers a feast through his colorful and vivid illustrations.

Recommended Age 3-7

What Readers Are Saying!


"What a beautiful set of memories told by a magnificent story teller. Such a wonderful way to get in the Christmas spirit. A really interesting look at the way other cultures celebrate too. Just beautiful."

"This is a precious collection of holiday memories of being a young child in Cuba. Children will love to learn how others celebrate the holidays in another country and another time. The illustrations are beautiful, capturing the joy of the sisters."