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A Picture Book of Cesar Chavez (Picture Book Biography)

This book is about Cesar Chavez
Delve into the stirring life of Cesar Chavez in "A Picture Book of Cesar Chavez" by David Adler, a vibrant biography that brings to light the trials and triumphs of this iconic labor leader and civil rights activist. Published on September 11, 2018, this book captures Chavez’s early days of hardship in California during the Great Depression, where despite the grueling work and low wages, he cultivated a lifelong commitment to dignity and justice. Growing up, Chavez channeled his struggles into action, advocating tirelessly for better pay and fair working conditions for American farmworkers, facing imprisonment but never wavering in his resolve. This repackaged edition, part of Adler’s celebrated Picture Book Biography series, features folksy illustrations and an elegant design that appeals to young readers, particularly those in elementary school. It includes extensive back matter like a timeline and bibliography, making it an invaluable resource for school reports. This book not only highlights economic and racial justice but also inspires young minds to stand up for their rights and the rights of others. Engage with the legacy of a man who believed deeply in the power of “¡Sí se puede!” (Yes, we can!).
Published by Holiday House on September 11, 2018
32 pages
ISBN: 9780823440580
Best for readers in Elementary School
This book provides valuable insights into Economic Justice and Racial Justice, highlighting key issues and advancements within these areas

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