Dazzling Travis was inspired by one of the author’s theater students.
Travis has no limits to what he enjoys doing. Everything from shopping and football to ballet or dress up, Travis is a one of a kind boy! But when some of the kids on the playground begin to pick on him, Travis truly dazzles. See how this empowering story encourages both boys and girls to challenge the social norm, revealing their true selves.
Bonus content includes:
- a reading guide for discussion before, during, and after reading
- profiles on real-life people who struggled against the opinions of others (Elizabeth Stride, Fernando Burjones, Coco Chanel, and Langston Hughes)
Additional Resources for Dazzling Travis:
Comprehensive Readers Guide
Dazzling Travis Book Read Aloud
About the Author:
Hannah Carmona Dias is the author of Beautiful, Wonderful, Strong Little Me and the founder of Collective Art School of Tennessee. She is also a mother, active YouTuber, and actress. She lives in Franklin, Tennessee.
About the Illustrator:
Brenda Figueroa is a freelance illustrator based in Madrid. Her professional background includes a bachelor’s degree in graphic design, an MA in children’s book illustration, experience in advertising, and a wide range of illustration projects.