Congratulations to the authors and illustrators who were honored at the American Library Association’s Midwinter conference!
The newest Pura Belpré Awards went to Ruth Behar for Lucky Broken Girl and Juana Martinez-Neal for her illustrations in La Princesa and the Pea.
Click on the links below to get more information on the creators and their work!
Spotlight on Latina Illustrators (including Juana Martinez-Neal)
The Road to Publishing: Juana Martinez-Neal on Landing an Agent
Spotlight on Middle Grade Authors: Pablo Cartaya
Spotlight on Middle Grade Authors: Celia C. Pérez
Pura Belpré Award (Author) honoring Latino authors whose work best portrays, affirms, and celebrates the Latino cultural experience. Click on the cover images to see our review of the title or to get more information.
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