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América Is Her Name

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4 out of 5
Based on 43 Ratings and 19 Reviews

Book Description
Set in the Pilsen barrio of Chicago, this children's picture book gives a heartwarming message of hope. The heroine, América, is a primary school student who is unhappy in school until a poet visits the class and inspires the students to express themselves creatively-in Spanish or English. América Is Her Name emphasizes the power of individual creativity in overcoming a difficult environment and e... More
Book Information
PublisherCurbstone Press
BindingHardcover (2 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages32
ISBN-101880684403
ISBN-13978-1880684405
Publication Date04/01/1998
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About Luis J. Rodriguez (Author) : Luis J. Rodriguez is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Luis J. Rodriguez include Music of the Mill: A Novel, Si, Se Puede! / Yes, We Can!, ... more
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About Carlos Vazquez (Illustrator) : Carlos Vazquez is a published illustrator of children's books. A published credit of Carlos Vazquez is America Is Her Name.
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