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5 Books to Celebrate Black History Month-Celia Cruz; Pele
Pelé, King of Soccer/ Pelé, El rey del futbol

Written by Monica Brown • Illustrated by Rudy Gutierrez • Rayo
With great skill, Brown tells the story of the poor boy from Brazil who loved fútbol more than anything else and became the biggest soccer star the world has ever known. Soccer players around the world find inspiration in his story, as they recognize Pelé’s incredible skill and the legacy he left for others. The movement and vitality of Gutierrez’s illustrations complement the story. The book comes with complete English and Spanish text. Ages 4 and up.

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