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When warships appear, in “I Lived on Butterfly Hill,” Celeste's idyllic life is shattered. As people disappear, Celeste's parents go into hiding, and she is sent into exile. When she returns home, she works to reunite people she loves and to move her country forward. Lyrically written by acclaimed poet, Marjorie Agosín, this Chilean story offers a refreshing perspective on resiliency.
- Fiction, Historical Fiction
- Pura Belpré Children's Author Award 2015 (Medal Winner)
- ISBN: 9781416953449
Juan Felipe Herrera celebrates the lives of 20 Hispanic people who up to now have been in the shadows to many despite their significant contributions to American society. These poignant biographical sketches succinctly present the essence of each hero's life and legacy to the future generations of their culture.
- Nonfiction, Biography
- Pura Belpré Children's Author Award 2015 (Honor Title)
- ISBN: 9781501912931