Quizás algo hermoso (Maybe Something Beautiful Spanish edition): Cómo el arte transformó un barrio

Quizás algo hermoso (Maybe Something Beautiful Spanish edition): Cómo el arte transformó un barrio

By:  F. Isabel Campoy, Theresa Howell

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Una edición en español lírica del aclamado e inspirador libro de cuentos ilustrados Quizás algo hermoso, ilustrado por el ganador de la medalla Pura Belpré, Rafael López.

Ganador del Premio Tomás Rivera

¿Qué pueden conseguir unas gotas de color en una comunidad gris? Viendo lo que Mira y sus vecinos descubren, ¡más de lo que nunca pudo imaginarse! Basado en una historia real, Quizás algo hermoso nos revela cómo el arte puede inspirar la transformación – y cómo incluso la más pequeña artista puede llegar a conseguir algo grande. ¡Toma un pincel y únete a la celebración!

A lyrical Spanish language edition of the acclaimed and inspiring picture book Maybe Something Beautiful, illustrated by Pura Belpré Medal winner Rafael López.

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  • Format: Hardcover

  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9781328904065

  • ISBN-10: 1328904067

  • Pages: 40

  • Price: $17.99

  • Publication Date: 03/27/2018

  • Carton Quantity: 32

  • Age(s): 4,5,6,7

  • Grade(s): Pre-K-3

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Author

F. Isabel Campoy

F. Isabel Campoy is the author, translator, or anthologist of numerous books in the areas of poetry, theater, fictional narrative, biography, art, and bilingual education. She has been recognized with the Laureate Award from the San Francisco Public Library, the Reading the World Award, and many others. The California Association of Bilingual Education (CABE) has created an award in her name. She is a frequent speaker at national and international conferences on issues of transformative education, second language acquisition, and authentic writing. She lives in Northern California. Visit her at isabelcampoy.com and on Twitter at @fisabelcampoy.
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Theresa Howell
Author

Theresa Howell

Theresa Howell began her career in publishing as a children's book editor at Rising Moon, where she helped to establish the bilingual imprint Luna Rising. She is the author of several children's books with an artistic and cultural focus. Visit her at theresahowell.com and on Twitter at @theresaahowell.
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Rafael López
Illustrator

Rafael López

Rafael López grew up in Mexico City, where he was immersed in the rich cultural heritage and color of street life. He is the illustrator of many vibrant picture books, including the acclaimed Drum Dream Girl: How One Girl's Courage Changed Music by Margarita Engle and Maybe Something Beautiful: How Art Transformed a Neighborhood by F. Isabel Campoy and Theresa Howell. He has received the Pura Belpré and Américas awards multiple times. Rafael Lopez also designs and creates community-based murals nationwide. He divides his time between San Miguel de Allende, Mexico, and San Diego, California. Visit him at rafaellopez-books.com.
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  • reviews

    Chicago Public Library Best of the Best books of 2016 

    Huffington Post Best Picture Books of 2016 

    Kirkus Best of 2016 

    School Library Journal’s Fuse#8 Best of 2016 

    2017 Tomás Rivera Book Award Winner 

     

    * "An inspiring and wistful message wrapped up in a subtle, thoughtful narrative and lively, beautiful art: simply superb." 

    —Kirkus, STARRED review 

     

    "...Campoy and Howell deliver a clear, uplifting message about the power of art to revitalize people and their surroundings." 

    —Publishers Weekly 

     

    "This empowering story of community engagement might inspire kids to get involved in their own neighborhoods." 

    —Booklist

Available Resources

Related Categories

  • Format: Hardcover

  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9781328904065

  • ISBN-10: 1328904067

  • Pages: 40

  • Price: $17.99

  • Publication Date: 03/27/2018

  • Carton Quantity: 32

  • Age(s): 4,5,6,7

  • Grade(s): Pre-K-3

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