BE BOLD! BE BRAVE! / ¡SÉ AUDAZ, SÉ VALIENTE!
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Be Bold! Be Brave! 11 Latinas who made U.S. History Hardcover – April 18, 2019 by Naibe Reynoso(Author), Jone Leal (Illustrator) Be Bold! Be Brave! 11 Latinas who made U.S. History, Sé Audaz! Sé Valiente!: 11 Latinas que hicieron historia en los Estados Unidos is a bilingual book that highlights 11 Latinas who excelled in various fields including medicine, science, sports, art and politics. By presenting the true biographical stories of these outstanding Latinas in rhyming verses, young readers will easily follow their journey to success. Some of the women highlighted include Antonia Novello (first female Surgeon General in the U.S.), Ellen Ochoa (first Latina to go to space), Sonia Sotomayor (first Latina Supreme Court Justice,) Rita Moreno (first Latina to win an Academy Award), Selena, and Pura Belpre (first Latina to incorporate and promote bilingual literacy in Public Libraries).
Naibe Reynoso is a multiple-Emmy award-winning journalist with over two decades of career experience. And a board member for the prestigious Peabody Awards. Her work as a freelance reporter has been seen in CNN Espanol, France 24, Reelz Channel, and Univision, Telemundo/KWHY, Fox News Latino to name a few. She graduated from UCLA with a degree in Sociology, and a double concentration in Psychology and Chicano Studies. This is her first children's book. It was written to help inspire the next generation of little girls, and highlight Latina trailblazers. She is a mother of both a boy and girl, and lives in her native, Los Angeles, California.
Publisher : Con Todo Press (April 18, 2019)
Language : English, Spanish
Hardcover : 32 pages
ISBN-10 : 1733710302
ISBN-13 : 978-1733710305
Reading age : 5 - 8 years
Item Weight : 13.6 ounces