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Author Vourvoulias, Sabrina, author.

Title Nuestra América : 30 inspiring latinas/latinos who have shaped the United States / by Sabrina Vourvoulias ; illustrated by Gloria Félix ; introduction by Eduardo Diaz ; reading guide by Emily Key.

Publication Info. Philadelphia : RP Kids, 2020.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 920.00926 VOU    Available
 PAS Hastings Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 920.00926 VOU    Available
1 copy being processed for PAS Central Library Juvenile, On Order.
1 copy being processed for PAS Hastings Branch Juvenile, On Order.
Edition First edition.
Description vii, 118 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
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Note At head of title: Smithsonian.
Contents Sylvia Acevedo -- Luis Walter Álvarez -- Pura Belpré -- Martha E. Bernal -- Julia de Burgos -- César Chávez -- Sandra Cisneros -- Roberto Clemente -- Celia Cruz -- Olga Custodio -- Jaime Escalante -- Macario García -- Emma González -- Laurie Hernández -- Juan Felipe Herrera -- Dolores Huerta -- Óscar de la Renta -- Jennifer Lopez -- Xiuhtezcatl Martínez -- Sylvia Méndez -- Lin-Manuel Miranda -- C. David Molina -- Rita Moreno -- Ellen Ochoa -- Jorge Ramos -- Sylvia Rivera -- María Elena Salinas -- Sonia Sotomayor -- Dara Torres -- Robert Unanue -- Reading guide.
Summary Published in association with the Smithsonian Institution and the Molina Family Latino Gallery, a celebration of 30 of history's most influential Latinas and Latinos shares the uplifting stories of subjects ranging from Pura Belpré and César Chávez to Jennifer Lopez and Sonia Sotomayor.
Subject Hispanic Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Hispanic American women -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Hispanic American men -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Illustrated works.
Added Author Félix, Gloria, illustrator.
Diaz, Eduardo, writer of introduction.
Key, Emily, author.
Smithsonian Institution, sponsoring body.
ISBN 9780762497478 (hardcover)
0762497475 (hardcover)

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