Fiesta Femenina

Written by Mary-Joan Gerson and Illustrated by Maya Christina Gonzalex

Eight Mexican folk heroines come to vibrant life in this fascinating anthology illustrated by Pura Belpré Award-winning artist, educator and activist Maya Gonzalez. Drawing on centuries of Mexican traditions, Fiesta Feminina celebrates brave young girls, clever mythological characters and ambitious historic women leaders. With an illustrator’s note by Gonzalez and fully updated interiors, Fiesta Feminina joins Barefoot’s popular anthology collection as an engaging tool to weave a captivating storytime in the classroom or at home.

Age Range 6 - 10 years
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Copyright Year
Page Count
64
Publisher
Barefoot Books
Grade Level K - 5
ISBN
9781782854258
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