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The life of Chico = La vida de Chico : a bilingual picture book biography  Cover Image Book Book

The life of Chico = La vida de Chico : a bilingual picture book biography / by Patty Rodriguez & Ariana Stein ; art by Citlali Reyes.

Rodríguez, Patty, (author.). Stein, Ariana, (author.). Reyes, Citlali, (illustrator.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781948066051
  • ISBN: 194806605X
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 18 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: [Los Angeles] : Lil' Libros, [2022]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Cover title.
On board pages.
Summary, etc.:
"Chico Mendes was born on December 15, 1944 in the state of Acre in Brazil. A rubber tapper, trade union leader, and environmentalist, he became the leading figure in fighting to preserve the Amazon rainforest. He advocated against deforestation by peacefully surrounding forest areas to block bulldozers. He bravely defended the rainforest and his community with his life." -- Back cover.
Language Note:
Parallel text in English and Spanish.
Texto en español e inglés.
Subject: Mendes, Chico, 1944-1988 > Juvenile literature.
Deforestation > Juvenile literature.
Conservationists > Brazil > Juvenile literature.
Forest conservation > Brazil > Juvenile literature.
Deforestaci̤n > Literatura juvenil.
Bosques > Conservación > Brasil > Literatura juvenil.
Deforestaci̤n > Literatura juvenil.
Conservacionistas > Literatura juvenil.
Bosques > Conservaci̤n > Literatura juvenil.
Genre: Board books.
Spanish language materials > Bilingual.
Materiales en español > Bilingüe.
Libros de cartón.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Terryville Public Library.


  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Terryville Public Library jB MENDES (Text) 34028153274619 Board Book Available -

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