The 2014 International Latino Book Awards Winners!!

Below are the first place winners of the 16th Annual International Latino Book Awards in the children’s, youth, and young adult categories. If you click on the images, you will be taken to Goodreads, Barnes and Noble, or Amazon for more information. The Awards are produced by Latino Literacy Now, an organization co-founded by Edward James Olmos and Kirk Whisler, and co-presented by Las Comadres para las Americas and Reforma, the National Association to Promote Library and Information Services to Latinos. The Awards were announced this past weekend, on June 28, in Las Vegas as part of the ALA Conference. For the complete list, which includes adult fiction, nonfiction, and second place and honorable mention winners, click hereCONGRATULATIONS TO ALL OF THE WINNERS!!

Best Latino Focused Children’s Picture Book: English

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Best Latino Focused Children’s Book: Spanish or Bilingual

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Best Children’s Fiction Book: English

Best Children’s Fiction Picture Book: Bilingual

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Best Children’s Fiction Picture Book: Spanish

17802285

Best Children’s Nonfiction Picture Book

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Best Educational Children’s Picture Book: English

15791044

Best Educational Children’s Picture Book: Spanish or Bilingual

Hola! Gracias! Adios!

Most Inspirational Children’s Picture Book: English

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Most Inspirational Children’s Picture Book: Spanish or Bilingual

Pink Firetrucks

Best Youth Latino Focused Chapter Book

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Best Youth Chapter Fiction Book: English

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Best Youth Chapter Fiction Book: Spanish or Bilingual

Best Youth Chapter Nonfiction Book

Most Inspirational Chapter Book

The Adventures of Chubby Cheeks: The Pro Quest

Best Young Adult Latino Focused Book: English

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Best Young Adult Latino Focused Book: Spanish or Bilingual

Los Pájaros No Tienen Fronteras by Edna Iturralde

Best Young Adult Fiction Book: English

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Best Young Adult Fiction Book: Spanish or Bilingual

La Guarida de las Lechuzas by Antonio Ramos Revillas

Best Young Adult Nonfiction Book

Best Educational Young Adult Book

Most Inspirational Young Adult Book

15769992

Best Book Written by a Youth: English

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Best Book Written by a Youth: Spanish or Bilingual

  Serendipity, Poems About Love in High School

Best Children’s Picture Book Translation: Spanish to English

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Best Children’s Picture Book Translation: English to Spanish

Best Chapter/Young Adult Book Translation: English to Spanish

El Gusano de Tequila

Best First Book: Children’s and Youth

 

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