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From My Window

By: Otavio Júnior

Illustrator: Vanina Starkoff

What do you see from your window? This #OwnVoices picture book from Brazil offers a first-hand view of what children growing up in the favelas of Rio de Janiero see everyday. A vibrant and diverse celebration of urban community living, brought to life by unique, colorful illustrations that juxtapose brick buildings with lush jungle plants.

Information about favelas. “From Otávio’s Window.” “From Vanina’s Window.” Full-color illustrations were prepared in acrylics and finished digitally.

ISBN: 9781782859772

JLG Release: Jun 2020


Sensitive Areas: None
Topics: Neighborhoods , City and town life , Rio de Janeiro, Brazil , Windows , Favelas , Communities

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Book Details

ISBN

9781782859772

First Release

June 2020

Genre

Fic

Dewey Classification

E

Trim Size

8 1/2 x 10 4/5

Page Count

40

Accelerated Reader

N/A

Scholastic Reading Counts

N/A

Lexile

N/A

Format

Print Book

Edition

Hardcover edition

Publisher

Barefoot Books

Potentially Sensitive Areas

None

Topics

Neighborhoods, City and town life, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Windows, Favelas, Communities,

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Book Genres

Picture Book

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