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Written & illustrated by Jonah Winter
Published by Scholastic
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Diego Rivera was a boy who loved to draw; he drew on everything, even the walls. This is the story of the making of an artist, one of the greatest muralists of Mexico and the whole world. Diego received the New York Times Best Illustrated Children’s Book Award and the 1991 Parent’s Choice Award. Al nino Diego Rivera le encantaba dibujar; dibujaba en todo, hasta en las paredes. Esta es la historia de los comienzos de este artista, uno de los muralistas mas grandes de Mexico y de todo el mundo. El periodico The New York Times otorgo a Diego el premio del libro de ninos mejor ilustrado. Ademas, en 1991 los padres los lo eligieron como el mejor libro de literatura infantil. [text from back cover]

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Who Wrote Diego

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Jonah Winter

Jonah Winter is the author of more than thirty celebrated nonfiction picture books including Diego, illustrated by Jeanette Winter; Jazz Age Josephine, illustrated by Marjorie Priceman; Sonia Sotomayor: A Judge Grows in the Bronx, illustrated by Edel Rodriguez; The Founding Fathers! illustrated by Barry Blitt; and Lillian’s Right to Vote: A Celebration of the Voting Rights Act of 1965, illustrated by Shane W. Evans.

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January 1, 1991

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