Monica Brown, Ph.D.

Monica Brown, Ph.D., is the award-winning author of many books. She has garnered several starred reviews, the Americas Award, two Pura Belpre Author Honors, and the prestigious Rockefeller Fellowship on Chicano Cultural Literacy. She lives in Arizona with her family and teaches at Northern Arizona University.

  • Frida Kahlo and Her Animalitos

    By Monica Brown, Ph.D.

    Illustrated by John Parra

    Read by Adriana Sananes

    A look into the life of one of the world's most influential painters & the animals that inspired her

    Lively animal sounds and the soothing voice of narrator Adriana Sananes make this a joyful listen for kids...An author's note explains Kahlo's artistic influence and lists the works in which her ANIMALITOS appear, so parents can pair this audiobook with images of Kahlo's paintings. - Audiofile

    Released Tue Sep 18 00:00:00 UTC 2018
    English, Unabridged

  • Frida Kahlo and Her Animalitos

    By Monica Brown, Ph.D.

    Read by Adriana Sananes

    A look into the life of one of the world's most influential painters & the animals that inspired her

    Pura BelprE Illustrator Honor 2018; ALA Notable Children's Book 2018; New York Times/New York Public Library Best Illustrated Children's Book of 2017; Barnes & Noble Best Book of 2017; Smithsonian Top Ten Best Children's Book of 2017 - AWARDS

    Released Tue Sep 18 00:00:00 UTC 2018
    English, Unabridged