Frida Kahlo and Her Animalitos

Version: Unabridged
Author: Monica Brown
Narrator: Monica Brown
Genres: Kids, Animals & Nature
Publisher: Dreamscape Media
Published In: September 2018
# of Units: 10 CDs
Length: 8 hours
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The fascinating Mexican artist Frida Kahlo is remembered for her self-portraits, her dramatic works featuring bold and vibrant colors. Her work brought attention to Mexican and indigenous culture, and she is also renowned for her works celebrating the female form. 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

Author Details

Author Details

Brown, Monica

Monica Brown, Ph.D., is the award-winning author of many books. She has garnered several starred reviews, the Americas Award, two Pura Belpre Author Honors, and the prestigious Rockefeller Fellowship on Chicano Cultural Literacy. She lives in Arizona with her family and teaches at Northern Arizona University.