Isabel Minhós Martins and Bernardo P. Carvalho illustrate the concepts of dictatorship and democracy in a picture book that encourages explaining children the importance of an active civic role

Isabel Minhós Martins, Bernardo P. Carvalho, Don’t Cross The Line! Translated by Daniel Hahn Published 2016 by Gecko Press (First published in Portuguese in 2014), 40p   It is crucial to tell children about their civic rights and to encourage them to become active citizens. A healthy democracy is built with high and active participation… Continue reading Isabel Minhós Martins and Bernardo P. Carvalho illustrate the concepts of dictatorship and democracy in a picture book that encourages explaining children the importance of an active civic role

I am happy to have discovered Isabel Minhós Martins’ books

Isabel Minhós Martins, Bernardo Carvalho, Coming and Going Published 2014 by Tate Publishing, 48p   The first book I have read by Isabel Minhós Martins, The World in a Second, is practically  a collection of illustrations that capture human events happening at the same time, in a second, around the world.  Very thoughtful, the book… Continue reading I am happy to have discovered Isabel Minhós Martins’ books