About The Book
Alma and How She Got Her Name tells the story of a young girl who at first believes she has too many names – six of them! Alma turns to her father to find out the reason for her many names, and begins to learn of family members with different backgrounds and stories, like her grandfather, José, who was an artist, and her grandmother, Sofia, who loved books and flowers. As she learns about her family, Alma swells with a new sense pride for each of her names. This books is also available in Spanish!