Written by Anika Aldamuy Denise
Illustrated by Leo Espinosa
Published by HarperCollins
November 03, 2020
When young Rosita moved from Puerto Rico to the mainland United States, she didn't know what to expect--but she knew she loved to sing and dance. Working to overcome the language barrier and bullying she experienced in a strange new country, Rita eventually made her way to Hollywood with a dream to be a star. There, she fought to be seen and heard and eventually reached the pinnacle of success, landing her iconic role in West Side Story and, finally, winning her groundbreaking Oscar.
0.5" H x 11.1" L x 8.6" W (1.0 lbs) 40 pages