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Quizás Algo Hermoso

Cómo el arte transformó un barrio (Maybe Something Beautiful Spanish edition)

F. Isabel Campoy, Rafael López (Illustrator), Theresa Howell

Hardcover

List Price: 17.99*
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Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (12/19/2016)
Compact Disc (8/30/2016)
Hardcover (4/12/2016)

Description

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.


Praise For Quizás Algo Hermoso: Cómo el arte transformó un barrio (Maybe Something Beautiful Spanish edition)

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   * "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

Clarion Books, 9781328904065, 40pp.

Publication Date: March 27, 2018



About the Author

F. Isabel Campoy is a poet, playwright, songwriter, and storyteller. She has authored numerous children's books, both in English and Spanish, on the art and culture of the Hispanic world.

F. Isabel Campoy es una poeta, drama-turga, compositora de canciones y narradora de cuentos. Ha escrito una gran variedad de libros para niños en inglés y en español.



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.



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.