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“…a great way to introduce young people to topics such as civil rights, Cesar Chavez Day, immigration, and, of course, International Women’s Day…”
—School Library Journal

Side by Side/ Lado a Lado

Written by Monica Brown
Illustrated by Joe Cepeda
Published by HarperCollins Publishers

Every day, thousands of farmworkers harvested the food that ended up on kitchen tables all over the country. But at the end of the day, when the workers sat down to eat, there were only beans on their own tables. Then Dolores Huerta and Cesar Chavez teamed up. Together they motivated the workers to fight for their rights and, in the process, changed history.

Award-winning author Monica Brown and acclaimed illustrator Joe Cepeda join together to create this stunning tribute to two of the most influential people of the twentieth century.

Primary ISBN: 9780061227820

Available As: Paperback
Picture Book, Age 04 or older

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Setting: United States

Character’s New Arrival/New American Status: Immigrant

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