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Welcome to the home of Little People, BIG DREAMS, the best-selling biography series for kids by Maria Isabel Sánchez Vegara.

Discover the lives of outstanding people, from designers and artists to scientists and activists. All of them achieved incredible things, yet each began life as a child with a dream. Told as a story, with a facts and photos section at the back, this sweet series for kids celebrates triumph over adversity through some of history’s favorite characters.

Now with more than 7.5 million copies sold worldwide, the series continues to grow and expand, introducing children around the world to artists, trailblazers, and dreamers who each made a big impact in the world around them.

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“Strikingly illustrated, they’re superb first biographies for younger readers.”


“Stirring encouragement for all 'little people' with 'big dreams.'”

—Kirkus Reviews

“Informative text…smartly illustrated… Another batch of successful installments in the series.”

—School Library Journal

“We're obsessed with the ‘Little People, Big Dreams’ series.”

—Mother Mag

"...adorable illustrations…packs an emotional punch.”

—Entertainment Weekly




Maria Isabel Sánchez Vegara, born in Barcelona, Spain, is a writer and creative director in constant search of new concepts for children's books. Working for more than fifteen years for clients in top advertising agencies, her books combine creativity with learning, aiming to establish a new and fresh relationship between children and pop culture.


Featuring the art and styles of more than 70 different artists from around the world, Little People, BIG DREAMS is a celebration of illustration.