Hairs/Pelitos

People, Identity & Culture
Author(s):
Sandra Cisneros
Age Group:
3-8
Publisher:
Dragonfly Books
ISBN:
978-0679890072
Year:
People, Identity & Culture

In this bilingual picture book, a girl describes how each person in her family has a different hair type. She describes how their hair feels, looks and smells. The various hair types in this family, ranging from stiff to silky to sweet smelling, show the diversity among us.

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Undocumented: A Worker's Fight

Duncan Tonatiuh

Juan grew up in Mexico working in the fields to help provide for his family. Struggling for money, he crosses over into the U.S. and becomes an undocumented worker, living in a poor neighborhood, working hard to survive.

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