Brown, Monica, 1969-

My name is Celia : the life of Celia Cruz = Me llamo Celia : la vida de Celia Cruz / Me llamo Celia : la vida de Celia Cruz written by Monica Brown ; illustrated by Rafael López. - 1st impression. - Flagstaff, Ariz. : Rising Moon, 2004. - 1 v. (various pagings) : col. ill. ; 28 cm.

A bilingual portrait of the "Queen of Salsa" describes her childhood in Cuba, her musical career, and her move to the United States, and explains how her music brought her native Cuba to the world.


In English and Spanish.

Amřicas Book Award Pura Belpr ̌honor, 2006

087358872X (hardcover) 9780873588720 (hardcover)

2004004883


Cruz, Celia--Juvenile literature.


Singers--Latin America--Biography--Juvenile literature.


Picture books for children--Juvenile literature.

ML3930.C96 / B76 2004

782.42164/092 B