Download E-books Who Was Cesar Chavez? PDF

Learn extra approximately Cesar Chavez, the recognized Latino American civil rights activist.

When he was once younger, Cesar and his Mexican American family members toiled within the fields as migrant farm staff. He knew all too good the hardships farm staff confronted. His public-relations method of unionism and competitive yet nonviolent strategies made the farm employees' fight an ethical reason with national help. in addition to Dolores Huerta, he cofounded the nationwide Farmworkers organization. His commitment to his paintings earned him a variety of associates and supporters, together with Robert Kennedy and Jesse Jackson.

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Download E-books Flying Lessons & Other Stories PDF

If it is basketball goals, relations fiascos, first crushes, or new neighborhoods, this daring anthology—written by means of the easiest children’s authors—celebrates the individuality and universality in all of us.
 
In a partnership with we want different Books, giants Kwame Alexander, Soman Chainani, Matt de l. a. Peña, Tim Federle, Grace Lin, Meg Medina, Walter Dean Myers, Tim Tingle, and Jacqueline Woodson sign up for newcomer Kelly J. Baptist in a narrative assortment that's as funny because it is heartfelt. This extraordinary workforce of authors has earned between them each significant award in children’s publishing and recognition as New York Times bestsellers.
 
From those unusual authors come ten detailed and colourful tales.

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Download E-books Lana's Lakota Moons PDF

By Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve

This fascinating and poignant modern tale approximately Lakota women and their Laotian pal illuminates for kids and adults the Lakota that means of family members, friendship, lifestyles, and loss of life. within the Lakota method, Lana and her cousin Lori are like sisters, starting to be up jointly lower than the worrying eyes of a longer kinfolk of oldsters and grandparents. additionally like sisters, they've got their proportion of squabbles and fights, but if they meet a brand new lady in class who has lately arrived from Laos, they're drawn nearer by way of their shared friendship, their discoveries approximately cultural transformations, and their adventure with loss and dying. a picture of footprints within the snow, one less than the opposite in order that it looks like just one individual is strolling, turns into the critical compelling snapshot within the tale. "We cannot hold snow from melting," says Grandpa, "But the footprints will constantly be there, whether we will not see them."
 
Taking her thought from Lakota and Asian scholars in her domestic nation of South Dakota, award-winning kid's author Virginia riding Hawk Sneve has crafted an easy tale of friendship that survives a sad yr, superbly illuminating alongside the way in which many profound truths concerning the human spirit.

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Download E-books The Day of the Dead/El Dia de Los Muertos PDF

Keep on with kids as they have fun their ancestors in this vivid vacation. they provide marigolds, sugar skulls, and particular bread, and make scrumptious meals. by means of spreading marigold petals, they advisor the lifeless domestic to hitch the festivities. ultimately, after making a song and dancing, it is time for mattress. Bob Barner's luscious collages comprise the normal symbols of Day of the lifeless. His poetic textual content is either English and Spanish. An author's notice offers more information at the vacation.

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Download E-books Nations Of South America PDF

By Speedy Publishing LLC

An image booklet of South the USA for kids can lead a baby to fantastic adventures. it may possibly exhibit any baby one other tradition, train historical past, convey them background, or even train them a few rainforest. Any baby would like to have an image e-book of South the United States. there's a lot amusement in tales approximately South the US. the photographs would provide extra visible points. a toddler can examine of the significance of rain. they could see images of the rain forests and will get pleasure from a feeling of ask yourself in regards to the international

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Download E-books Tristan & Isolde: The Warrior and the Princess [A British Legend] (Graphic Myths and Legends) PDF

By Jeff Limke

From an historical legend comes a love tale all the time. robust and courageous, Tristan is the nephew of King Mark of Cornwall and one among his most interesting English knights. Mark sends Tristan to eire to carry domestic the king’s bride, the princess Isolde. whereas in eire, Tristan slays a dragon and wins Isolde’s hand for his uncle. yet via a accident, Tristan and Isolde fall in love at the voyage again to Cornwall. Will Tristan and Isolde every one do their accountability as a faithful knight and a promised bride? Or will they persist with their hearts and hazard many hazards to be jointly?

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