The Story of Selena Quintanilla
Discover the life Selena Quintanilla—a story about breaking down barriers in music, for kids ages 6 to 9
Selena Quintanilla was the queen of Tejano music. Before she became a star, Selena was a charismatic young girl who loved singing and performing. She made a lot of sacrifices to become a famous musician, rehearsing her songs and dance moves for hours at a time. Her hard work paid off—she became the first 15-year-old girl to win a Tejano music award and went on to break many records during her career. This Selena biography explores how she went from being a talented girl growing up in Texas to a fashion icon and a world-famous singer.
What sets this Selena book apart:
- Core curriculum—Kids will learn the Who, What, Where, When, Why, and How of Selena’s life, and take a quick quiz to test their knowledge.
- Short chapters—This Selena kids’ book is broken up into brief chapters that make it fun and easy for new readers to discover details about the singer’s life.
- Her lasting legacy—Kids will find out how Selena changed the world of music and why she continues to be a role model for many women and people of color around the globe.
How will Selena’s big spirit and passion for music inspire the child in your life?