There is a new bilingual children’s book that hopes to inspire the next generation of Latina leaders in science, medicine, politics, sports, journalism and art.
Women’s History Month' is here! and you and your little ones should celebrate it by reading: 'Be Bold! Be Brave!," which highlights 11 Latina Women who made US History. Available for 'International Women's Day,' Friday March 8, 2019, making a debut in a Kindle version.
-Be Bold! Be Brave! 11 Latinas who made U.S. History, is an inspiring bilingual book (Spanish/English) that highlights 11 Latinas who excelled in medicine, science, sports, art, journalism and politics. By presenting the true biographical stories of these outstanding women in rhyming verses, young readers will easily follow their journey to success. Women featured include Antonia Novello (first female Surgeon General in the U.S.), Ellen Ochoa (first Latina to go to space), Sonia Sotomayor (first Latina Supreme Court Justice,) Rita Moreno, and Selena. Recommended for children ages 5-9, grades K-5th
Be Bold! Be Brave! Published by Con Todo Press is available March 08, 2019 on Amazon (kindle format.) The hardcover is now available on Amazon pre-order, and will be released April 18, 2019. Click here for book trailer.
About the Author: Naibe Reynoso is a multiple-Emmy award-winning journalist and board member of the prestigious Peabody Awards. She graduated from UCLA with a B.A. in Sociology, and a concentration in Psychology & Chicano Studios. This is her first children's book, written to help inspire the next generation of little ones, and highlight Latina trailblazers.