Celebrate the rich, vibrant Hispanic & Latine culture with these amazing titles! From humanitarian efforts to the arts, from sports to the Supreme Court, Hispanic & Latine heroes have made their marks on history. Your child will love reading about these brave individuals who made strides in helping their communities, paving the way for others, and making the world a better place.
For example, Turning Pages details the life of the first Latina Supreme Court Justice, Sonia Sotomayor, in her own words. From the time she was a little girl, Sotomayor has used her love of books to connect with her family, discover new endeavors, and make her biggest dreams come true. In this vibrantly illustrated book, Sonia shares her love of reading with new generations, inspiring them to reach for their own dreams.
For sports lovers, We'll Never Forget You, Roberto Clemente shares the story of star hitter Roberto Clemente. From his childhood and youth in Puerto Rico to his storied career with the Pittsburgh Pirates, this biography gives readers a snapshot of the life of the legendary first Latin American Baseball Hall-of-Famer and celebrated humanitarian, whose generous efforts helped countless communities.
Meanwhile, A True Book: Cesar Chavez teaches children about the indomitable Cesar Chavez, a civil rights activist and co-founder of the United Farm Workers labor union who fought for better working conditions, fair wages, and union recognition for farm workers in the 1960s. Chavez's legendary leadership and tireless work to make his community beneficial for every worker still reverberates today.
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