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Bravo! : poems about amazing Hispanics /

by Engle, Margarita [author.]; Lopez, Rafael [illustrator.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York : Henry Holt and Company, 2017.Edition: First edition.Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm.ISBN: 9780805098761 (hardcover); 0805098763 (hardcover).Subject(s): Latin Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature | Hispanic Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature | Latin Americans -- Juvenile poetry | Hispanic Americans -- Juvenile poetry | Children's poetrySummary: "Bold, graphic portraits and beautiful poems present famous and lesser-known Latinos from varied backgrounds who have faced life's challenges in creative ways."--Provided by publisher.
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Children's Collection Children's NonFiction j 920.009 ENG Available 39270004557470

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Musician, botanist, baseball player, pilot--the Latinos featured in this collection come from many different countries and from many different backgrounds. Celebrate their accomplishments and their contributions to a collective history and a community that continues to evolve and thrive today!Biographical poems include: Aida de Acosta, Arnold Rojas, Baruj Benacerraf, César Chávez, Fabiola Cabeza de Baca, Félix Varela, George Meléndez, José Martí, Juan de Miralles, Juana Briones, Julia de Burgos, Louis Agassiz Fuertes, Paulina Pedroso, Pura Belpré, Roberto Clemente, Tito Puente, Ynes Mexia, Tomás Rivera

"Bold, graphic portraits and beautiful poems present famous and lesser-known Latinos from varied backgrounds who have faced life's challenges in creative ways."--Provided by publisher.

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