Antiprincesas Collection

Books del Sur’s excellent “antiprincesas” collection offers graphic novel style biographies of three Latin American women who resisted the cultural norms of their times and followed their own path.  The lives of the three women - Chilean folk singer Violeta Parra, Bolivian guerrilla leader Juana Azurduy and Mexican artist Frida Kahlo provide an engrossing look at the diverse history of Latin America.  Grades 3 and up.