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Mr. Mendoza's paintbrush

Author: Luis Alberto Urrea; Christopher Cardinale
Publisher: El Paso, TX : Cinco Puntos Press, [2010] ©2010
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Tells a story of a graffiti artist, Mr. Mendoza, who goes about the Mexican village of Rosario creating masterpieces that reflect the social ills of the city. One day his paintbrush creates a miraculous event that no one in Rosario ever forgets.
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Genre/Form: Comic books, strips, etc
Graphic novels
Young adult nonfiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Luis Alberto Urrea; Christopher Cardinale
ISBN: 9781933693231 1933693231
OCLC Number: 213408607
Awards: Long-listed for 2010 Kirkus Best Books for Teens 2010 (United States)
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : chiefly color illustrations ; 28 cm
Responsibility: Luis Alberto Urrea ; artwork by Christopher Cardinale ; color masking and compositing, Anthony Cardinale ; design, Anne M. Giangiulio.
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Mr. Mendoza, the Graffiti King of Mexico, transforms life with art!  Read more...

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"Urrea's delightful tale of morality and meaning is rendered masterfully by Cardinale's boisterous illustrations, their bold outlines providing heft to the surrealism...An enchanting exploration of Read more...

 
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