eSpotlight – National Taco Day!

You'd be hard pressed today to find any who genuinely dislikes tacos. From their humble Mexican beginnings, they've become a favorite food across the Americas and around the world, and now they even have their own day! Tuesday, October 4 is National Taco Day and the SJPL eLibrary has lots of ways to help you celebrate!

Check out these eBooks available across multiple platforms!


From carne asade toal Pastor to mariscos and more, recipes to make all the tacos and other Mexican foods you could want!

The Taco Revolution, book cover
Mi Cocina, book cover
Tacos, book cover
Salsas and Tacos, book cover
Vegan Tacos, book cover
The Gracias Madre Cookbook, book cover
The Food of Oaxaca, book cover
The Mexican Slow Cooker, book cover
Comida Mexicana, book cover
The Essential Mexican Instant Pot Cookbook, book cover


The past, present and future of tacos and the country they come from.

Planet Taco, book cover
The Taco Truck, book cover
American Tacos, book cover
Voices in the Kitchen, book cover

Lonely Planet Mexico, book cover

Mexico, book cover

Children's Books

Fun books for kids featuring tacos!

Stef Soto, Taco Queen, book cover
Pizza and Taco, book cover height=
Dragons Love Tacos, book cover
It's Raining Tacos!, book cover
Stick Dog Gets the Tacos, book cover
This is a Taco!, book cover


The perfect soundtrack to eat your tacos to, all available on Hoopla!

Los Duo, book cover
Mexico Canta, book cover
Amor Prohibido, book cover
La Reunion, book cover
Con la Pasion del Corrido, book cover
Timbiriche XII, book cover
Rodrigo y Gabriela, book cover
Coco, book cover

Additional eResources

No matter how you choose to celebrate - whether cooking up tacos at home, going out to your favorite taqueria, or even just picking up Taco Bell - SJPL eLibrary is here to help you have the best National Taco Day possible!