When Frida Kahlo was a teenager, a terrible road accident changed her life forever. Unable to walk, she began painting from her bed. Her self-portraits, which show her pain and grief but also her passion for life and instinct for survival, have made her one of the most famous artists of the twentieth century.
This inspiring story of her life features a facts and photos section at the back.
Little People, BIG DREAMS: Discover the lives of outstanding people, from designers and artists to scrientists. All of them achieved incredible things, yet each began life as a child with a dream.
Author: Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara
Illustrator: Gee Fan Eng
Publisher: Frances Lincoln Children's Books