Harvesting Hope: The Story of Cesar Chavez

Written by Kathleen Krull and Illustrated by Yuyi Morales

The story of Cesar Chavez, a civil rights leader who fought for the rights of migrant farmworkers. He led a 340-mile protest walk to generate support for the movement. The book talks about Chavez’s early life, when he was a shy boy from a poor family. Chavez believed in his cause and when he spoke up people listened.

Age Range 4 - 10 years
Genre
Copyright Year
Page Count
48
Publisher
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt for Young Readers
Grade Level Pre-K - 5th
ISBN
9780152014377
Lexile AD880
Themes