Book Verdict


by Junot Díaz

Illustrations by Leo Espinosa

First Release:

April 2018

ISBN: 9780735229860

The kids in Lola’s class are all from faraway places, so they are excited to draw pictures of their families’ homelands. But Lola left The Island when she was just a baby. How can she draw it if she can’t remember it? Full-color illustrations were created digitally with Photoshop and mixed media.

  • ISBN: 9780735229860
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Hardcover edition
    Publisher: Dial
    Page Count: 48
    Trim Size: 11" x 8 1/2"
    Accelerated Reader: Level: 3.4, Points: 0.5
    Lexile: Level: AD600L
    Awards & Honors: 2019 Pura Belpre Award Honor, Illustration
    ALSC Notable Children's Books - 2019
    Capitol Choices: Noteworthy Books for Children and Teens - 2019
    Genre: Fic
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