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Latinitas : celebrating 40 big dreamers  Cover Image Book Book

Latinitas : celebrating 40 big dreamers

Menéndez, Juliet (author,, illustrator.).

Summary

Summary: Menéndez shares information about influential Latinas from all over Latin America and across the United States. Each two-page spread includes a full-page drawing of the woman as a child; the second page contains a brief biography of the woman, and highlights her contributions to history. These women followed their dreams-- and just might encourage you to follow yours! -- Adapted from jacket and perusal of book.

Item details

  • ISBN: 125023462X
  • ISBN: 9781250234629
  • Physical Description: 102 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
    print
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Godwin Books, Henry Holt and Company, 2021.

Contents / Notes

General Note: Orbis Pictus Honor, 2022
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 84-101).
Formatted Contents Note: Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz -- Juana Azurduy de Padilla -- Policarpa Salavarrieta -- Rosa Peña de González -- Teresa Carreño -- Zelia Nuttall -- Antonia Navarro -- Matilde Hidalgo -- Gabriela Mistral -- Juana de Ibarbourou -- Pura Belpré -- Gumercinda Páez -- Frida Kahlo -- Julia de Burgos -- Chavela Vargas -- Alicia Alonso -- Victoria Santa Cruz -- Claribel Alegría -- Celia Cruz -- Dolores Huerta -- Rita Rosita Moreno -- Maria Auxiliadora da Silva -- Mercedes Sosa -- Isabel Allende -- Susana Torre -- Julia Alvarez -- Sandra Cisneros -- Sonia Sotomayor -- Rigoberta Menchú Tum -- Mercedes Doretti -- Sonia Solange Pierre -- Justa Canaviri -- Evelyn Miralles -- Selena Quintanilla -- Berta Cáceres -- Serena Auñón -- Wanda Díaz-Merced -- Marta Vieira da Silva -- Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez -- Loren Zoe Hernandez -- Leona Vicario -- Petronila Angélica Gómez -- Hermelinda Urvina -- Eva Perón -- Mirabal sisters -- Sylvia Mendez -- Sara Gómez -- Verónica Michelle Bachelet -- Gloria Estefan -- Ellen Ochoa.
Target Audience Note:
Ages: 8-12 Henry Holt and Company.
Grades: 4-6 Henry Holt and Company.
Awards Note:
Orbis Pictus Honor, 2022
Subject: Women United States Biography
Latinos (U.S.) Biography
Latin Americans Biography
Women Latin America Biography
Gender identity Juvenile literature
Women Juvenile literature
Latin America
United States
Women
Hispanic American women
JUVENILE NONFICTION People & Places United States Hispanic & Latino
JUVENILE NONFICTION People & Places Caribbean & Latin America
JUVENILE NONFICTION Biography & Autobiography Women
Femmes États-Unis Biographies Ouvrages pour la jeunesse
Américaines d'origine latino-américaine Biographies Ouvrages pour la jeunesse
Femmes Amérique latine Biographies Ouvrages pour la jeunesse
Women Biography
Hispanic American women
Women United States Biography Juvenile literature
Hispanic American women Biography Juvenile literature
Women Latin America Biography Juvenile literature
Genre: Matériel d'éducation et de formation.
Biographies.
Instructional and educational works.
Biographies.
Juvenile works.
Biographies.
Instructional and educational works.
Biography

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