César: ¡Sí, Se Puede! Yes, We Can!

written by Carmen T. Bernier-Grand. Illustrated by David Diaz. (Marshall Cavendish, 2004)



This book is an outstanding contribution to the body of literature published for children about Chávez. Bernier-Grand's poems flawlessly intertwine Spanish words into the English text, which includes prayers, folk sayings and Chávez's own words.

Awards Won

Title Year
Belpré Medal image Pura Belpré Award
The Pura Belpré Award, established in 1996, is presented to a Latino/Latina writer and illustrator whose work best portrays, affirms, and celebrates the Latino cultural experience in an outstanding work of literature for children and youth.
2006 - Honor(s)