A woman wears a mask and reads a book to two children, also wearing masks.

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Martha Samaniego Calderón and her husband, Dan Heiman, decided to self-publish a Spanish-English children’s book called, "Behind My Mask," or "Detrás de Mi Cubrebocas," to encourage children to wear masks and help them process difficult emotions about COVID-19.

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Martha Samaniego Calderón reads “Behind My Mask," or "Detrás De Mi Cubreboca,” to her children Natalia and Nicolas, at their home. 


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