This New Bilingual Children’s Book Teaches Young Latinas That Beauty Comes in All Colors
This New Bilingual Children’s Book Teaches Young Latinas That Beauty Comes in All Colors
By Raquel Reichard | 01/12/2017 - 12:02

Growing up Puerto Rican meant family photos included relatives of just about every shade.


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6 Latina Book Characters You Could Relate to Growing Up
6 Latina Book Characters You Could Relate to Growing Up
By Barbara Gonzalez | 09/11/2016 - 11:00

Even if the media didn't always portray accurate representations of Latina girls, there was one place we could turn to see ourselves: literature.


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Surprise: Study Shows Majority of Children's Book Characters Are White
Surprise: Study Shows Majority of Children's Book Characters Are White
By Raquel Reichard | 06/12/2015 - 10:10

It looks like Hollywood isn't alone in underrepresenting people of color.


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Latina Author Celebrates Bicultural Children
Latina Author Celebrates Bicultural Children
By Cristina Arreola | 09/19/2013 - 15:03

A Latina author is being honored for her work with bicultural and bilingual children's literature. 

Acclaimed Peruvian-American author Dr. Monica Brown was invited to be a featured author at the prestigious 13th Annual Library of Congress National Book Festival, which will be held in Washington D.C. on September 21 and 22.


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