Space-Age Sound Artist

From the Series Live Oak Media eReadalong

  • Interest Level: Kindergarten - Grade 4
  • Reading Level: Grade 4

Juan Garcia Esquivel was born in Mexico and grew up to the sounds of mariachi bands. He loved music and became a musical explorer. Defying convention, he created music that made people laugh and planted images in their minds. Juan’s space-age lounge music popular in the fifties and sixties has found a new generation of listeners.

Format Your Price Add
Interest Level Kindergarten - Grade 4
Reading Level Grade 4
Genre Social Studies
Publisher Live Oak Media
Imprint Live Oak Media
Language English
Publication Date 2018-08-01
Text Type Narrative Nonfiction
BISACS JNF007040, JNF018030
Features Awards


  • Odyssey Honor Audiobook, Short-listed, 2019

Author: Susan Wood

Susan Wood is the author of Esquivel! Space-Age Sound Artist. The audiobook of this title received an Odyssey Honor in 2019.

Illustrator: Duncan Tonatiuh

Narrator: Brian Amador