Fearless Trailblazers:11 Latinos who made U.S. History – Pioneros Audaces: 11 Latinos que hicieron historia en Los Estados Unidos is a bilingual book that highlights 11 Latinos who excelled in their professional careers and made U.S. history by accomplishing something that hadn’t been done before in their respective fields which include science, sports, the arts and politics. By presenting the true biographical stories of these outstanding Latinos in rhyming verses, young readers will easily follow their journey to success. Each persons biographical story is written in both Spanish and English to encourage and promote bilingual literacy. Some of the men highlighted include Cesar Chavez (Activist), Jose Hernandez(Astronaut), Lin-Manuel Miranda (Playwright), Jean-Michel Basquiat (Artist), Julian Castro (Politician) and more.
This is the “male” companion book to the “female” version: Be Bold! Be Brave!: 11 Latinas Who Made U.S. History