Dolores Huerta by Sarah E. Warren
A Hero to Migrant Workers

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A Jane Addam's Children's Book Award Honor Book for Younger Children

Dolores is a teacher, a mother, and a friend She wants to know why her students are too hungry to listen, why they don t have shoes to wear to school Dolores is a warrior, an organizer, and a peacemaker When she finds out that the farm workers in her community are poorly paid and working under dangerous conditions, she standsup for their rights This is the story of Dolores Huerta and the extraordinary battle she waged to ensure fair and safe work places for migrant workers The powerful text, paired with Robert Casilla s vibrant atercolor-and-pastel illustrations, brings Dolores s amazing journey to life A timeline, additional reading, articles, websites, and resources for teachers are included.


About Sarah E. Warren

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Published April 10, 2012 by Two Lions. 32 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Children's Books, History.

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Dolores Huerta, often relegated to a secondary character in books about César Chávez, takes center stage in this accessible story.

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First-time children’s book author Warren creates a stirring portrait of activist Huerta, focusing on her efforts to improve the lives of migrant workers.

Feb 20 2012 | Read Full Review of Dolores Huerta: A Hero to Mig...

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