The Story of Frida Kahlo: A Biography Book for New Readers

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Product Details

Price
$6.99  $6.43
Publisher
Rockridge Press
Publish Date
Pages
62
Dimensions
5.8 X 8.0 X 0.4 inches | 0.2 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781646111602

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About the Author

Susan B. Katz is an award-winning, Spanish bilingual author, National Board Certified Teacher, educational consultant and social media strategist. Susan is also the Founder and Executive Director of www.ConnectingAuthors.org, a national non-profit bringing children's book authors and illustrators into schools and libraries as role models of literacy and the arts. When she's not writing, Susan enjoys salsa dancing and spending time at the beach. Her website is www.susankatzbooks.com.

Reviews

"A perfect path to know, appreciate, and love the art and life of this superb Mexican artist. Readers will become fascinated with the many facts and consequences of Frida's life and the world she travelled. ¡Viva su vida!" --F. Isabel Campoy, award-winning author (isabelcampoy.com)

"Susan does a beautiful job of distilling and explaining the extraordinary life and art of Frida Kahlo in a way that young readers can understand and easily engage with. Vibrant illustrations and thoughtful questions draw the reader in even more fully to Frida's fascinating life and keep them thinking long after the book is finished." --Brandi Dougherty, New York Times best-selling children's book author

"A wonderful, comprehensive view of the life of an extraordinary artist, written masterfully with well-paced, engaging prose. Well researched and right on target for its audience. A fun to read book!" --Alma Flor Ada, award-winning author, speaker, and educator (almaflorada.com)

"Katz's breezy-but-informative text works seamlessly with Sanfelippo's bright, warm illustrations, while thoughtful prompts throughout help connect Frida's experiences to the reader's life. Every young reader will be inspired and uplifted by Frida's passion, persistence and indefatigable spirit." --Dave Keane, author of Who Wants A Tortoise?, Sloppy Joe, and the Joe Sherlock: Kid Detective series