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A fictional account of the life of young artist Frida Kahlo that celebrates her connection to the animals she loved and painted.
“My Name Is Celia/Me Llamo Celia: The Life of Celia Cruz/La Vida de Celia Cruz,” is as full of movement and excitement as the life of Celia Cruz. Vibrant colors, extravagant illustrations and flowing patterns create a mood of energy in this book. Full of the details of folklore, fashion and music, the book teems with life.
- Nonfiction, Biography
- Pura Belpré Youth Illustrator Award 2006 (Honor Title)
- ISBN: 9780873588720
My Name is Gabito: The Life of Gabriel García Márquez/Me llamo Gabito: la vida de Gabriel García MárquezRaúl Colón's evocative, tropical illustrations pull the eye into Gabriel García Márquez's imaginative world, introducing children to the early life of this celebrated Colombian author in “My Name is Gabito.
- Nonfiction, Literature
- Pura Belpré Youth Illustrator Award 2008 (Honor Title)
- ISBN: 9780873589345
In this vibrant, bilingual portrayal of Tito Puente, the King of Mambo, Rafael López conveys the rhythm and movement of this musical legend through the use of bold colors, swirly lines, and carefully placed word art.
- Nonfiction, Arts
- Pura Belpré Youth Illustrator Award 2014 (Honor Title)
- ISBN: 9780061227837