It tells a story of pain, suffering and trauma, but also friendship, triumph and dreams. It is well researched, depicting Mexican life and culture; its emotional content will pull on the heart strings.


Teachers resources

After a series of very successful school visits promoting her range of books, Anna has now found many schools taking on the Chavos range as a study book. Anna's visits and workshops encourage and inspire reading, creative writing, art and design as well as several aspects of PSHE, e.g. global awareness, poverty, drugs and many other issues related to street life

If you would like more information about Anna's visits or would like to book her for your school, please contact the office on 01924 279966.

Chavos the kids of Distrito Federal is fiction based on fact and is primarily for children aged 9+.

To accompany the novel, a resource pack, which can be downloaded below has been developed to further promote and enhance the children's learning.

You can also download promotional materials such as posters to accompany your school visit. All downloads can be found below.

Click here to download a PDF Chavos poster.

Click here to download a PDF Chavos poster (A3).

Click here to download a PDF Chavos novel resource pack.

Click here to download a letter to parents.

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