Read Who Was Frida Kahlo? Online Free - You can always recognize a painting by Kahlo because she is in nearly all--with her black braided hair and colorful Mexican outfits. A brave woman who was an invalid most of her life, she transformed herself into a living work of art. As famous for her self-portraits and haunting imagery as she was for her marriage to another famous artist, Diego Rivera, this strong and courageous painter was inspired by the ancient culture and history of her beloved homeland, Mexico. Her paintings continue to inform and inspire popular culture around the world.
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January 14, 2016
I honestly checked out this book from the library thinking it was a biography of the artist for grownups, but it is, in fact, a short book for children. This sweet, highly sanitized bio of Khalo is high comedy for anyone who knows anything about the artist's life (she was no saint, and her relati...
March 21, 2017
Who Was Frida Kahlo? by Sarah Fabiny is a wonderful book and I learned so much I didn't know. I didn't realized what a painful,( physically), her life had been and why. I didn't study her at all in school or in college so this was all new to me. I just knew her art because I am an art nut but I...
January 23, 2016
This is a tame biography of Frida Kahlo, but does the job. I wanted to read one of the books in this series because they are quite popular. I found it a bit dry, but thought they did a fairly good job of showing who Frida was.
I appreciated the addition of historical background materials in betwee...
January 06, 2016
I like how Frida Kahlo was a painter and was proud of her country, Mexico. She wore flowers in her hair and she wore traditional Mexican clothing. I also think it is cool that even though she was hurt, she still painted. I really really love the Who Was? books.
November 30, 2016
Who was Frida Kahlo? by Sarah Fabiny is a biography about famous artist, Frida Kahlo. The book is intended for readers age 8 – 12. The book details the early years when she contracted polio, the terrible accident that caused her pain for the rest of her life, her family and culture that cultivate...
February 03, 2015
This book is about the life of Frida Kahlo, a Mexican artist, who despite many obstacles still managed to persevere and become one of the most famous female artists of all time. Frida Kahlo was struck with polio and then twelve years later she was in a bus accident that almost took her...
December 19, 2016
"Who was Frida Kahlo?"
The book "Who was Frida Kahlo?" is about Frida Kahlo and her lifetime. Frida was very smart, and wanted to become a doctor. Frida studied all the time, but didn't always make wise decisions. When Frida Kahlo was still young something terrible happened to...
April 25, 2016
Who was Frida Kahlo by Sarah Fabiny is about a Hispanic girl and she wishes to be a doctor when she grows up and when she was six years old she got the disease called polio and since then that is that is when she figured out that she is a very good artist and that was what she wanted to do with h...
February 16, 2017
"Who Was Frida Kahlo?" by Sarah Fabiny is a book about the life of the famous artist Frida Kahlo. It showed all of the struggles she had to deal with and still managed to be a succesful artist.
I liked this book because I had never heard about her before but learned a lot about her after reading t...
May 28, 2015
I have never heard of her until I read this book. Now that I have read it I think it was an amazing book. She was a great painter. She painted her feelings and made great artwork. I liked how she painted and what she painted. For example once she made one with Mexico and with her pretty flowers a...