A Presentation of Frida Kahlo
"My First Frida Kahlo," the second book in the Little People, Big Dreams series, invites readers into the artist's world. This stunningly illustrated children's book tells the story of one of the most important artists in history and is sure to captivate young readers.
An Account of Resourcefulness and Perseverance
Watch as Frida Kahlo faces down adversity and finds a way to channel her suffering into art. Through her tenacity and love of self-expression, kids will gain important lessons in grit and the value of original thought.
Learning About and Enjoying New Cultures and Forms of Art
The arts and Mexican culture are also introduced to young readers in this delightful book. Young readers will gain a deeper understanding of Frida Kahlo's artistic legacy through the book's fascinating narrative and vivacious graphics.
Original hardback edition originally published in Spain in 2014 by Alba Editorial.
Maria Isabel Sánchez Vegara, born in Barcelona, Spain, is a writer and creative director in constant search of new concepts for children's books and the author of the multimillion-copy best-selling Little People, BIG DREAMS series of picture books that explore the lives of outstanding people. Working for more than fifteen years for clients in top advertising agencies, her books combine creativity with learning, aiming to establish a new and fresh relationship between children and pop culture.