Separate Is Never Equal: Sylvia Mendez and Her Family's Fight for Desegregation
Tonatiuh draws upon traditional Mixtec codex art to tell the story of 11-year-old Sylvia Mendes, who helped end school segregation in California seven years before Brown v. Board of Education.
- Nonfiction, History, US History
- Pura Belpré Youth Illustrator Award 2015 (Honor Title), Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Medal 2015 (Honor Title)
- Age: Middle
- Format: Book
- ISBN: 9781419710544