The Beloved World of Sonia Sotomayor: From the Bronx to the Supreme Court
As a child, Sonia Sotomayor dreamed of becoming a lawyer and a judge—though she’d never met one of either, and none lived in her neighborhood. As she grew up, she didn’t let hardships stand in her way. Family tree. Glossary of Spanish words. Brief history of the Supreme Court. Black-and-white photo insert.
JLG Release: Nov 2018
Awards & Honors
2019 YALSA Excellence in Nonfiction Finalist
Praise & Reviews
Starred or favorable reviews have been received from these periodicals:
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8 1/4" x 5 1/2"
Level 8; Points: 15;
Scholastic Reading Counts
Level 0; Points: 0;
Potentially Sensitive Areas
Discrimination, Drugs, Racism, Alcoholism
Sonia Sotomayor (1954- ), US Supreme Court officials and employees, Hispanic American judges, Hispanic American women, Biography, Spanish language materials,