Stella Díaz: Chapter Book Series

Stella Díaz Has Something to Say

Stella Díaz is a charming character featured in this series with relatable writing and black-and-white art throughout. Simple Spanish vocabulary is also integrated within the text, providing a bilingual element.

Stella Díaz #1: Stella Diaz Has Something To Say

Stella Diaz holding her arms open
Age Level: 6-9

Stella loves spending time with her best friend Jenny. Trouble is, Jenny is in another class this year, and Stella feels very lonely. When a new boy arrives in Stella's class, she really wants to be his friend, but sometimes Stella accidentally speaks Spanish instead of English and pronounces words wrong, which makes her turn roja. Plus, she has to speak in front of her whole class for a big presentation at school! But she better get over her fears soon, because Stella Díaz has something to say!

Stella Díaz #2: Stella Díaz Never Gives Up

Stella Díaz Never Gives Up
Age Level: 6-9

Stella gets a big surprise when her mom plans a trip to visit their family in Mexico! Stella loves marine animals, and she can't wait to see the ocean for the first time . . . until she arrives and learns that the sea and its life forms are in danger due to pollution. Stella wants to save the ocean, but she knows she can't do it alone. It's going to take a lot of work and help from old and new friends to make a difference, but Stella Díaz never gives up!

Stella Díaz #3: Stella Díaz Dreams Big

Stella Díaz Dreams Big
Age Level: 6-9

Stella is happy as a clam in fourth grade. She's the president of the Sea Musketeers conservation club, she starts taking swim lessons, and she joins a new art club at school. But as her schedule fills up, school gets harder, too. Suddenly the tides have turned, and she is way too busy! Stella will be in an ocean of trouble if she can't keep her head above water. But with her trusty Sea Musketeers by her side, she hops to make her big dreams come true!

Stella Díaz #4: Stella Díaz to the Rescue

Stella Díaz to the Rescue
Age Level: 6-9

It’s a new calendar year, and Stella is determined to make it her best one yet. Not only are Stella and her family finally becoming U.S. citizens, but the Sea Musketeers are also presenting their plastics pledge to the school council. With her trusty schedule in hand, Stella is ready for anything! But after life takes unexpected turns, Stella will have to fight to keep her perfect year on track. Not to worry, because Stella Diaz is to the rescue! Right?

Stella Díaz #5: Stella Díaz Leaps to the Future

Stella Díaz Leaps to the Future
Age Level: 6-9, 9-12

Stella is getting ready for her next big step. This year, she's a fifth grader, which means she's not only one of the big kids in her elementary school, but she'll also have to start thinking about middle school. GULP! Luckily, Stella can count on her best friends Jenny and Stanley at her side. But when she has a chance to apply for an art and science program at a magnet school, Stella realizes that her future might hold a lot of big changes.