Inscribed with a Drawing
Separate Is Never Equal: Sylvia Mendez & Her Family's Fight for Desegregation
Notes: A picture book, winner of many awards, including the Pura Belpré, Tomás Rivera, Jane Addams, and the Américas award.
The author-artist was born in Mexico to American and Mexican parents; he attended high school and college in the US and now lives in Mexico. This book won the Tomás Rivera and Pura Belpré awards, among others.
Edition + Condition: First edition (first printing, with a numberline ending in 1). A fine copy in a fine dust jacket. Inscribed with a small drawing of a sun face, "To Mary, Enjoy this libro! Duncan Tonatiuh." Uncommon signed. No award medals on the covers, thus the first issue of the dust jacket.
Publication: New York: Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2014.
Item No: #362653