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Fankhouser, Kris

Summary: "Discover how Mexican artist, Frida Kahlo, who was severely injured in a bus accident at age 18, taught herself to paint and became known for her striking self-portraits"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: World Book, Inc. 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 FRI

Summary: Frida Kahlo was more than a great painter; her life and art reflected the maelstrom of the revolution and culture that defined the first half of the twentieth century. This film combines Kahlo's artwork with photos, archival films and interviews.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV LIF

Petitjean, Marc

Summary: "This intimate account offers a new, unexpected understanding of the artist's work and of the vibrant Surrealist art scene in the 1930s. In 1939, devastated after the revelation that her husband had had an affair with her sister, Frida Kahlo left her homein Mexico and headed for Paris to rebuild her life and rediscover her art. Now, for the first time, this missing part of Kahlo's story is...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Other Press 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 KAHLO, FRIDA PET

Morales, Yuyi.

Summary: Bilingual text, accompanied by colorful photographs, explores the famous artist's life, and illuminates the laughter, love, and tragedy that influenced her work.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Roaring Brook Press 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 KAH

Brown, Monica

Summary: "Chronicles Frida's life -- from her childhood to her rise as one of the world's most influential painters -- capturing the beauty and strength of Frida's creative spirit, which carried her through tragedy and triumph, and the animals that inspired her along the way." -- Book jacket.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: NorthSouth Books, Inc. 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 KAH

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 921 KAH

Guzmán, Lila

Summary: Examines the life and career of this talented Latino woman.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Enslow 2006

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Stacks, Call number: JB KAHLO Guz

Reef, Catherine

Summary: A biography exploring the tumultuous lives, marriage, and work of the artists Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera is illustrated with archival photos and full-color reproductions.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Non-fiction, Call number: YA 920 REE

Frith, Margaret.

Summary: Biography of Mexican artist Frida Kahlo, written as a child's school report.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap 2003

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 921 Kahlo

Marnham, Patrick.

Summary: Chronicles the life of Mexican artist Diego Rivera and discusses the artists who influenced him, his involvement in Communism, his family life, and other related topics.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 1998

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 RIVERA, DIEGO MAR

Venezia, Mike

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 921 Kahlo 2015

Davis, Arianna

2 holds on 1 copy

Summary: "A contemporary guide to life, love, and happiness inspired by the extraordinary artist Frida Kahlo. Revered as much for her fierce spirit as she is for her art, Frida Kahlo stands today as a brazen symbol of daring creativity. She was a woman ahead of her time whose paintings have earned her generations of admirers around the globe. But perhaps her greatest work of art was her own life. What...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Seal Press 2020

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Guzman, Lila

Summary: Describes the life and accomplishments of the painter who used his murals to teach about Mexico's history and heroes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Enslow 2006

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Stacks, Call number: JB RIVERA GUZ

Milner, Frank.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: PRC Pub. 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 759.972 MIL

Summary: This video examines Frida Kahlo's creative process.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV VIV

Herrera, Hayden.

Summary: An in-depth biography of Mexican artist Frida Kahlo details her haunting and original painting style, her turbulent marriage to muralist Diego Rivera, her association with communism, and her love of Mexican culture and folklore.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Perennial 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Display, Call number: 921 KAHLO, FRIDA HER

Nickel, Sandra

Summary: "A picture book biography of Ignacio (Nacho) Anaya, a waiter at the Victory Club in Piedras Negras, Coahuila, Mexico, and the events surrounding the creation, in 1940, of the globally-popular tortilla chip, cheese, and jalapeño pepper snack that bears his name-nachos"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lee & Low Books 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 ANA

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