Es hora de actuar: El gran discurso de John F. Kennedy
This is the story of JFK—from his childhood to the events that led to his game-changing speech and the Civil Rights Act of 1964. Corey and Christie offer a deeply human look at our country’s thirty-fifth president, underscoring how each one of us, no matter who we are, have the power to make a difference. With quotes from JFK’s speeches, detailed back matter, and a thought-provoking author’s note, this biography—in time for what would be JFK's 100th birthday—offers a sensitive look at a tumultuous time in history and compelling questions about effecting positive change today.
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- Multiple Award-winning Author: Publishers Weekly Flying Start
- Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Gold Books Award
- Orbis Pictus (Recommended Book)
- ALA Amelia Bloomer Project (Recommended Book) among others.
- Multiple Award-winning Illustrator: Coretta Scott King Honor Award (four times)
- New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Books of the Year Award (two times)
- NAACP's Image Award
- Boston Globe–Horn Book Award
- ALA's Theodor Seuss Geisel Award