Illustrator: Yuyi Morales
Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt on 2003
Genres: Juvenile Nonfiction, Biography & Autobiography, General, Political, People & Places, United States, Hispanic & Latino, History, 20th Century
As a boy, César Chávez lived in ramshackle sheds and slaved as a field hand. Things had to change, and he thought he could help change them. So César spoke up . . . and an entire country listened. An author's note provides context for the life of the inspiring civil rights leader.