Made in Guangdong, China.
Made by Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara. Illustrated by Barbara Alca.
Made of responsibly sourced paper and illustrated in pencil and colored digitally.
Maria Isabel Sánchez Vegara, born in Barcelona, Spain, is a writer and creative director perhaps best known as the author of much of the Little People, Big Dreams series. Each book tells the childhood story of one of the world's icons in an entertaining, conversational way that works well for the youngest nonfiction readers, allowing them to identify with the characters in each story.
Barbara Alca is an enthusiastic graphic designer, illustrator and art director based in Barcelona. She works as a freelance illustrator. Most of her work is mixed media, hand drawn lines with digital coloring.
Meet Ella Fitzgerald, First Lady of Song who once said, "It's not where you come from, but where you're going that counts." Ella Fitzgerald grew up near Harlem, in New York, where she was surrounded by music and dance. After winning first prize in a talent competition at the Apollo Theater, she went on to tour the world with her pioneering voice. This book features illustrations and extra facts at the back, including a biographical timeline with historical photos and a detailed profile of the singer's life.