Viva Frida:

Bibliographic Information: Morales, Y. (2014). Viva Frida. New York. Roaring Book Press.

Short Annotation: Depicts the life of Frida Kahlo. With very few words both that is both in Spanish and English readers are able to appreciate the life of Frida and how she viewed the world.

Genre: Biography

Grade Level: 1st grade

Readers who will like this book: Readers who want to learn about a famous/influential person’s life such as Frida Kahlo. Also readers that could be learning Spanish or even English and want a book that is bilingual.

Personal Response and Rating: (1-4): 3. I felt that the book didn’t tell the story with words rather with pictures. So you had to pay close attention to the pictures to understand the life of Frida.

Text- Dependent Question: What two animals does Frida hang out with throughout the book?

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