Veoleo

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Veoleo writes about bilingual parenting, children’s literature in Spanish, female entrepreneurship, and storytelling.

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How We Got Our Start

Veoleo, an indie press, was an idea born of love and honor. During January 2018, our grandfather, an immigrant from Colombia, passed away at 94. We inherited our innate curiosity from him and my grandmother: we are a family of educators, avid learners, lovers of languages and cultures. On the day of his funeral, we were discussing his many feats and favorite books. This conversation led to one of Janike’s struggles as a new mom seeking to raise a bilingual baby in the United States: she couldn’t find the right Spanish children’s books for her then 8-month-old.

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