Written by Doreen Rappaport
Illustrated by Matt Tavares
Published by Disney-Hyperion, 2012
2015-2016 Winner - Picture Books for Older Readers
This picture book biography is an excellent and accessible introduction for young readers to learn about one of the world's most influential luminaries. With her signature style of prose laced with stirring quotes, Doreen Rappaport brings to life Helen Keller's poignant narrative. Acclaimed illustrator Matt Tavares beautifully captures the dynamism and verve of Helen Keller's life and legacy, making Helen's Big World an unforgettable portrait of a woman whose vision for innovation and progress changed America--and the world--forever.
- Reader's Theater based on Helen's Big World
Click the images below for excerpts from Helen's Big World, used with permission of the publisher, Disney-Hyperion