When Frida Kahlo's mother was worn out from caring for her five sisters, her father gave Frida lessons in brushwork and color. When polio kept her bedridden for nine months, drawing saved her from boredom. When a bus accident left her in agony, her paintings expressed her pain and depression - and her joys and loves
About the Author
Jonah Winter is the celebrated author of many nonfiction picture books, including Barack, which was a New York Times bestseller. His books include Lillian's Right to Vote, My Name Is James Madison Hemings, Thurgood, and The Secret Project (see below for these and more). A poet and a painter, Mr. Winter reside in a small town in Pennsylvania.
- Format: Paperback, 32 pages
- Language: English
- ISBN-13: 9780439678452