Discover the story behind Cesar Chavez and the Delano Grape Strike in this moving graphic novel -- written by award-winning author Terry Blas and illustrated by Ignatz-nominated cartoonist Mar Julia.
Presenting Who HQ Graphic Novels: an exciting new addition to the #1 New York Times Best-Selling Who Was? series!
Follow Cesar Chavez and the National Farm Workers Association, as they set out on a difficult 300-mile protest march in support of farm workers' rights. A story of hope, solidarity, and perseverance, this graphic novel invites readers to immerse themselves in the life of the famous Latino American Civil Rights leader -- brought to life by gripping narrative and vivid full-color illustrations that jump off the page.---from the publisher
64 pages 978-0593224496 Ages 8-12
Keywords: graphic nonfiction, biography, social activist, Latino, farm workers, human rights, perseverance, courage, leadership, 8 year old, 9 year old, 10 year old, 11 year old, 12 year old, American history, 8 year old, 9 year old, 10 year old, 11 year old, 12 year old, part of a series, Social Studies Curriculum