Frida Kahlo (Little Golden Book Biographies)

by Silvia Lopez (Author)

A Little Golden Book biography of Mexican artist Frida Kahlo, written for preschoolers.

This Little Golden Book captures the essence of Frida Kahlo for the youngest readers. From overcoming illness, to being one of only a handful of girls at her school in Mexico, to having her paintings hanging in museums, this is an inspiring read for future trailblazers and their parents! Features informative text and colorful illustrations inspired by Frida's own artwork.

Look for these other Little Golden Book biographies: My Little Golden Book About Ruth Bader Ginsburg, My Little Golden Book About Jackie Robinson, My Little Golden Book About Martin Luther King Jr., My Little Golden Book About George Washington, My Little Golden Book About Abraham Lincoln, My Little Golden Book About Balto, and My Little Golden Book About Johnny Appleseed.

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Silvia Lopez
SILVIA LÓPEZ nació en Cuba y emigró a Miami, Florida, a la edad de 10 años. Por casi cuatro décadas ejerció como bibliotecaria de niños en escuelas y bibliotecas públicas del condado Miami-Dade. Silvia se convirtió en autora publicada en el 2018 con su libro ilustrado Just Right Family: An Adoption Story. Visiten su página web:

ELISA CHAVARRI ejerce como ilustradora independiente, siendo originalmente de Lima, Perú. Creciendo al norte del Michigan, su familia mantuvo viva su cultura peruana y sus raíces latinas. Después de estudiar en el Savannah College of Art and Design, Elisa retornó a Alpena, Michigan, donde reside con su esposo y dos hijos. Espera que su trabajo inspire magia, alegría y curiosidad en los niños, y que más de ellos se vean representados a sí mismos como protagonistas de estas historias.

SILVIA LÓPEZ was born in Cuba and moved to Miami, Florida when she was 10 years old. For nearly four decades, she served hundreds of children as librarian in schools and public libraries in Miami-Dade County. Silvia became a published author in 2018 with the release of her picture book Just Right Family: An Adoption Story. Visit her at

ELISA CHAVARRI is a freelance illustrator originally from Lima, Peru. She did much of her growing up in Northern Michigan, where her family kept their Peruvian culture and Latin roots alive. After studying at the Savannah College of Art and Design, Elisa made her way back to Alpena, Michigan, where she now resides with her husband and two kids. With her work she hopes to inspire a sense of magic, happiness, & wonder in children, while helping more kids feel represented as the protagonists of these stories.
Lexile Measure
Guided Reading Level
Golden Books
Publication date
January 12, 2021
Little Golden Book Biographies
BISAC categories
JNF007010 - Juvenile Nonfiction | Biography & Autobiography | Art
JNF007120 - Juvenile Nonfiction | Biography & Autobiography | Women
JNF038070 - Juvenile Nonfiction | People & Places | Mexico
Library of Congress categories

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