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La Llaman America free pdf Set in the Pilsen barrio of Chicago, this children's picture book gives an heartwarming message of hope. The heroine, America, is a primary school student who is unhappy in school until a poet visits the class and inspires the students to express themselves creatively.

About Luis J. Rodriguez

Luis J. Rodriguez se crio en los barrios de Watts y East L.a. Su libro de mayor venta sus memorias de cuando fue miembro de una pandilla "Always Running, La Vida Loca: Gang Days in L.A." gano el Carl Sandburg Award, y su poemario, "The Concrete River," fue otorgado el premio PEN Oakland/Josephine Miles Award for Poetry 1991. Su primer libro de poesia, "Poems Across the Pavement" (Tia Chucha Press), fue galardonado el SFSU Poetry Center Book Award 1989. El Sr. Rodriguez se ha dedicado bastante al trabajo social entre jovenes pertenecientes a pandillas, con el fin de encarminarlos hacia horizontes mas positivos. Carlos Vazquez nacio en Mexico donde estudio fisica y arte, y actualmente ensena en los programmas de instruccion bilingue para adultos en la ciudad de Nueva York. Tino Villanueva es poeta y pintor, natural de Texas. Escribe en espanol y en ingles y ha publicado cinco libros de poesia. Su cuarto poemario, "Scene from the Movie GIANT," gano el premio nacional American Book Award 1994, el mismo ano que aparecio la version bilingue de"Cronica de mis anos peores" por la Northwestern University Press."

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Author : Luis J. Rodriguez
Publisher : Curbstone Press
Data Published : 01 April 1998
ISBN : 1880684411
EAN : 9781880684412
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 32 pages
Age + : 5-9 years
Language : English
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