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  • Me Llamo CeliaMy Name Is Celia La Vida de Celia CruzThe Life Of Celia Cruz Americas Award for Children's and Young Adult Literature Winner Awards
  • Monica Brown
  • English
  • 17 May 2018
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10 thoughts on “Me Llamo CeliaMy Name Is Celia La Vida de Celia CruzThe Life Of Celia Cruz Americas Award for Children's and Young Adult Literature Winner Awards

  1. says:

    This was a wonderfully colorful book that would be great to share with any grade It gives the life story of Celia Cruz a Cuban singer that used her gifts and talents to bridge a cultural gap at a time when it was sorely needed Written in the first person the words feel as if they are coming directly from Celia as she shares her life's experiences in Cuba and America with such clarity Through her eyes the author shares th

  2. says:

    My Name is Celia The Life of Celia Cruz is a bilingual story book about Cuban born salsa ueen Celia Cruz This vibrantly illustrated book by Rafael Lopez paints the biography of Celia Cruz You are able to read this book in either English or Spanish Both languages are on each page of this book Monica Brown uses figurative language such as running under a waterfall feet skipping on cool wet sand my voice climbs and rocks and dips and flips T

  3. says:

    This month is Hispanic Heritage so I decided to read Celia Cruz picture book I’m so happy the book is in bilingual so English and Spanish children can real about Celia Cruz life The author takes you to a time when she was a little girl in Havana Cuba Her passion for music has brought people of all races together

  4. says:

    As I opened the text I immediately acknowledged the bilingual formatting of the book The English to Spanish translation was accurate and refreshing As a fan of Celia Cruz's story and music as well as the great granddaughter of a Cuban immigrant I was fairly interested in reading the book and determining its cultural and historical

  5. says:

    Azucar Azucar This bilingual story takes us through the colorful vibrant and inspiring life of salsa ueen Celia Cruz Born in Havana Cuba in 1924 Celia grew up loving to sing She wanted nothing than for her voice to be heard and to share with the world the pure emotion that can come from music Faced with the obstacles of poverty and racial discrimination Celia Cruz was a fighter who broke boundaries and crossed borders to make her

  6. says:

    My Name is Celia The Life of Celia Cruz written by Monica Brown with a genre in multicultural biography and illu

  7. says:

    This biography of Celia Cruz’s life is portrayed in a children’s book and portrays a young Cuban girl named Celia She s

  8. says:

    I like this book The colorful illustrations match the colorful life of Celia Cruz She was born in Havana Cuba and started singing at

  9. says:

    The My name is Celia is a book that tell the story of Celia Cruz This books is for 5 8 years and grade level Kindergarten 3 grade However I find the preschooler can enjoy the colorful story too The book is been Multilingual as it is in English and Spanish The illustrations is colorful and show the Hispanic culture The book retell the story of Celia Cruz the ueen of Cuban of Salsa Since she lived her beautiful Cuba and when she m

  10. says:

    This Americas Book Award winner is a beautiful book It is about the life and music of Celia Cruz the ueen of Salsa This bilingual book is a great way to include Hispanic specifically Cuban culture into the classroom appreciating the contributions Hispanics have made to the American culture

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Me Llamo CeliaMy Name Is Celia La Vida de Celia CruzThe Life Of Celia Cruz Americas Award for Children's and Young Adult Literature Winner Awards

This bilingual book allows young readers to enter Celia Cruz's life as she becomes a well known singer in. This month is Hispanic Heritage so I decided to read Celia Cruz picture book I m so happy the book is in bilingual so English and Spanish children can real about Celia Cruz life The author takes you to a time when she was a little girl in Havana Cuba Her passion for music has brought people of all races together

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Her homeland of Cuba then moves to New York City and Miami where she and others create a new type of mus. As I opened the text I immediately acknowledged the bilingual formatting of the book The English to Spanish translation was accurate and refreshing As a fan of Celia Cruz s story and music as well as the great granddaughter of a Cuban immigrant I was fairly interested in reading the book and determining its cultural and historical accuracy as well as age appropriateness I was pleasantly surprised with the book s representation of the vibrant and colorful Cuban culture as well as its representation of the life of Celia Cruz and her world renown salsa music The book was authentic in its mentioning of the Cuban revolution however not as to sway a child s opinion on the revolution and current state of government Further Celia s story of being separated from her family is an accurate portrayal of the lives of many Cuban immigrants as it was also a main topic of my great grandfather s discussions when he spoke about his homeland and the family members he abruptly lost contact with after fleeing the island While the majority of the book is focused on Celia s accomplishments upon reaching fame the story recognizes her family s economic struggles before Celia become a star I thought this was important because it acknowledges a truth for many families that have fled Cuba seeking a better and socioeconomically stable life in the United States Her humble beginnings her perseverance and her love for music are accurate and apparent throughout the book Finally I thought the illustrations were a great addition to the book as the so vibrantly represented the Cuban culture Celia Cruz and her music

Read Me Llamo CeliaMy Name Is Celia La Vida de Celia CruzThe Life Of Celia Cruz Americas Award for Children's and Young Adult Literature Winner Awards

Ic called salsaBook Details Format Hardcover Publication Date 10302004 Pages 32 Reading Level Age 5 and U. I like this book The colorful illustrations match the colorful life of Celia Cruz She was born in Havana Cuba and started singing at a young age She was inspired by a teacher to share her talent She soon formed a musical group called Sonora Matancera and ended up marrying the trumpet player Pedro Knight Her music stayed true to her Havana roots and she was named the ueen of Salsa Her music crossed borders and she touched many lives throughout the world


About the Author: Monica Brown

Monica Brown PhD is the author of awardwinning bilingual books for children including My Name Is Celia The Life of Celia CruzMe llamo Celia La vida de Celia Cruz Luna Rising a recipient of the Américas Award for Children's Literature and a Pura Belpré Honor Her second picture book My Name Is Gabriela The Life of Gabriela MistralMe llamo Gabriela La vida de Gabriela Mistral Luna Ris