Frida Kahlo y Sus Animalitos

Frida Kahlo y Sus Animalitos

Illustrated by: John Parra
For Ages: 4 - 8
Frida Khalo y su Animalitos, written by Monica Brown and illustrated by John Parra, is based on the life of one of the world's most influential painters, Frida Kahlo, and the animals that inspired her art and life. 

Brown's story recounts Frida's beloved pets—two monkeys, a parrot, three dogs, two turkeys, an eagle, a black cat, and a fawn—and playfully considers how Frida embodied many wonderful characteristics of each animal. 
  • NorthSouth Books | 
  • 40 pages | 
  • ISBN 9780735842922 | 
  • September 2017 | 
  • Grades P - 3
List Price $17.95
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About the Author

Monica Brown

Monica Brown, Ph.D., is the award-winning author of Waiting for the Biblioburro/Esperando al Biblioburro, Marisol McDonald Doesn’t Match/no combina, and the Lola Levine chapter book series, including Lola Levine is Not Mean, Lola Levine, Drama Queen, and Lola Levine and the Ballet Scheme. She lives in Arizona with her family and teaches at Northern Arizona University. Find out more at