Meet artist Frida Kahlo and find out about her life and work in this engagingly illustrated biography。 Mexican artist Frida Kahlo created vibrantly hued paintings 。 。 。 and led an equally colorful life。 Known for her self-
portraits, she became a feminist icon whose work now sells for millions of dollars. This lively biography looks at Frida's childhood--including her bout with polio--as well as her devotion to Mexican culture and political causes; the bus accident that left her in chronic pain but also sparked her career; and her marriage to Diego Rivera. Appealing illustrations, information on her breakthroughs and successes, and an index of major events reveal how Frida left her mark on humanity. A timeline and simple quiz help kids test their understanding and knowledge.