As a child, Amalia Hernández watched a group of dancers in the town square. The way they stomped and swayed and moved to the rhythm of the beat inspired her. She knew she would become a dancer one day. Author’s note. Glossary. Bibliography. Index. Full-color hand-drawn illustrations, collaged digitally.
Danza!: Amalia Hernández and Mexico’s Folkloric BalletBook Verdict
ISBN: 9781419725326 Format: Print Book Edition: Hardcover edition Publisher: Abrams Page Count: 32 Trim Size: 9" x 11" Accelerated Reader: Level: 6, Points: 0.5 Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 6.3, Points: 3 Lexile: Level: 980L Awards & Honors: 2018 AmÃ©ricas Award Winner
Booklist Top 10 Diverse Nonfiction for Older and Middle Readers: 2018
CCBC Choices 2018 Choice: The Arts
CSMCL Best Multicultural Children’s Books of 2017
New York Public Library Best Books for Kids 2017
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