Spanish and French books to readWatch
For French - Joffo: 'Un sac des billes'. It's a routinely set text , but there's a reason for that. It's a good story, it's relatively short and comprehensible. A good introduction before ploughing into Mollière, Camus and Proust.
Are you reading Como Agua para Chocolate in english or Spanish? I've heard it is quite difficult in sp!!