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Corazon Aquino / written by Maria Isabel Sánchez Vegara ; illustrated by Ginnie Hsu.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library.

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Homer Public Library JB AQUINO 000157179 Children's Library -- Biography Place on copy / volume Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780711246843
  • ISBN: 071124684X
  • ISBN: 9780711246836
  • ISBN: 0711246831
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : colour illustrations, portraits ; 25 cm.
  • Publisher: London, England : Frances Lincoln Children's Books, 2020.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"First published in Spain in 2020 under the title "Pequeña & Grande Corazon Aquino, by Alba Editorial, in Barcelona. Published by arrangement with Alba Editorial. Translation rights arranged by IMC Agència Literària, SL"--Colophon.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.:
In this book from the critically acclaimed Little People, BIG DREAMS series, discover the life of Corazon Aquino, the first female president of the Philippines. Little Cory was a shy, studious child with a great sense of justice. As a young woman and wife, she and her family felt compelled to speak out against the unjust leader who was ruining their country. Showing bravery, reliability and honesty, she led the revolution that ended the dictators rule and went on to become the president of the Philippines. This moving book features stylish and quirky illustrations and extra facts at the back, including a biographical timeline with historical photos and a detailed profile of the politicians life.Little People, BIG DREAMS is a bestselling series of books and educational games that explore the lives of outstanding people, from designers and artists to scientists and activists. All of them achieved incredible things, yet each began life as a child with a dream. This empowering series offers inspiring messages to children of all ages, in a range of formats. The board books are told in simple sentences, perfect for reading aloud to babies and toddlers. The hardback versions present expanded stories for beginning readers. Boxed gift sets allow you to collect a selection of the books by theme. Paper dolls, learning cards, matching games and other fun learning tools provide even more ways to make the lives of these role models accessible to children.Inspire the next generation of outstanding people who will change the world with Little People, BIG DREAMS!
Language Note:
Translated from Spanish.
Subject: Aquino, Corazon Cojuangco > Juvenile literature.
Women presidents > Philippines > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Presidents > Philippines > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Eyeglasses > Juvenile literature.
Aquino, Corazon Cojuangco.
Women presidents > Philippines > Biography.
Presidents > Philippines > Biography.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Women.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Political.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Social Activists.
Aquino, Corazon Cojuangco.
Women presidents.
Genre: Biographies.
Juvenile works.