New Children’s Book Highlights Latin American Women Who Changed the World


Women’s History Month Spotlight

Los Angeles publishing company Con Todo Press will be releasing its fifth bilingual children’s book, Courageous History Makers: 11 Women from Latin America who changed the World on March 8. Notable women featured within the book’s pages include Frida Khalo, Celia Cruz and Viridiana Alvarez.

As International Women’s day approaches, Con Todo Press, a Latina-Owned publishing house created to amplify the voices of the Latinx community,  announced its newest title will release on Amazon on March 8, 2021, a day to commemorate trailblazing women who have paved the way for little girls all over the world. 


  • It’s the fifth and latest release from award-winning publisher Con Todo Press 

  • It is written by Emmy-award winning journalist and founder of CTP, Naibe Reynoso  

  • It is illustrated cover to cover by Venezuelan Illustrator, Jone Leal

  • It bilingual and was translated into Spanish by accredited translator Gabriella Aldeman              

  • Notable women featured include Mexican painter Frida Khalo, Nobel Peace Prize Winner Rigoberta Menchu, Grammy-winning musical icon Celia Cruz, and renowned pilot Hermelinda Urvina to name a few.

  • The biographical stories of these outstanding women are presented in rhyming verses. 

  • It highlights 11 women from Latin America who excelled in science, sports, art, journalism, politics, and more.

  • The book celebrates and honors the milestones of 11 women from Latin America who changed the world

  • It features an illustrated mirror, inviting young readers to believe in themselves and to DREAM BIG! 

    As we head into International Women’s Day we can celebrate the remarkable milestones that Latinx and BIPOC women have contributed to history through 11 Women from Latin America who changed the World a follow-up to Be Bold! Be Brave! 11 Latinas who made U.S. History, published by Con Todo Press in 2019. 

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