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My name is Celia = Mi llamo Celia : the life of Celia Cruz = la vida de Celia Cruz

Author: Monica Brown; Rafael López
Publisher: Flagstaff, AZ : Rising Moon, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English
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A bilingual portrait of the "Queen of Salsa" describes her childhood in Cuba, her musical career, and her move to the United States, and explains how her music brought her native Cuba to the world.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Celia Cruz; Celia Cruz
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Monica Brown; Rafael López
ISBN: 087358872X 9780873588720
OCLC Number: 978717263
Language Note: In English and Spanish.
Awards: Pura Belpré Honor Book For Illustration 2006.
Description: 20 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Other Titles: Mi llamo Celia
Life of Celia Cruz
Vida de Celia Cruz
Responsibility: written by/escrito por Monica Brown ; illustrated by/ilustrado por Rafael López.

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This bilingual book allows young readers to enter Celia Cruz's life as she becomes a well-known singer in her homeland of Cuba, then moves to New York City and Miami where she and others create a new  Read more...

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An exuberant picture-book biography of the Cuban-born salsa singer. From its rhythmic opening, the first-person narrative dances readers through Cruz's youth in Havana, a childhood bounded by scents Read more...

 
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