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Title:
Diego
Author:
Winter, Jonah, 1962-
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
New York : Dragonfly Books, 1994.

©1991
Physical Description:
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 23 cm
Summary:
Discusses the childhood of Diego Rivera and how it influenced his art.
General Note:
"In English and Spanish."

"Reading rainbow book"--Cover.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
420 Lexile.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR LG 2.9 0.5 18333.

Reading Counts RC K-2 4.1 2 Quiz: 03069 Guided reading level: M.
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ISBN:
9780679856177
Format :
Book

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ND259.R5 W48 1991 Juvenile Non-Fiction Spanish Language
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Summary

Summary

This story of Diego Rivera, the greatest muralist of Mexico--and of the world--is told in Spanish and English. Vibrant miniature paintings convey the sense of adventure and magic that marked Rivera's early years. And the story shows how his passion for painting and love for his country combined to make a powerful art celebrating the Mexican people

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Es la historia de Diego Rivera, el gran muralista Mejicano--y del mundo--y está contada en Español y en Inglés. Vibrantes pinturas en miniatura transmiten el sentido de magia y aventura que marcaron los primeros años de Rivera y la historia nos muestra como al combinar su pasión por la pintura y el amor por su país logró un poderoso arte que reconoce al pueblo Mejicano.


Author Notes

Children's author and illustrator Jonah Winter was born in Fort Worth, Texas in 1962. He has created many popular books, including works about baseball and biographies of famous individuals including Frida Kahlo, Roberto Clemente, and Barack Obama.

(Bowker Author Biography)