Pura Belpré Award Winners

Portrait by Robert Liu-Trujillo. Read more about the portrait and his projects at http://investigateconversateillustrate.blogspot.com Permission to post given by artist.

Portrait by Robert Liu-Trujillo. Read more about the portrait and his projects at http://investigateconversateillustrate.blogspot.com Permission to post given by artist.

The Pura Belpré Award: Continuing Belpré’s Legacy of Lighting the Storyteller’s Candle–Part 1

The Pura Belpré Award: Continuing Belpré’s Legacy of Lighting the Storyteller’s Candle–Part 2

2021

          

Book Review: Efrén Divided by Ernesto Cisneros

Book Review: ¡Vamos! Let’s Go Eat by Raúl the Third with color by Elaine Bay

Book Talk: ¡Vamos! Let’s Go Eat by Raúl the Third with color by Elaine Bay

A Conversation with Guadalupe Garcia McCall and Yamile Saied Méndez

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2020

   

Book Review: Sal & Gabi Break the Universe

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2019

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Book Review: The Poet X

A Conversation with Yuyi Morales and Donna Barba Higuera

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2018

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Book Review: Lucky Broken Girl

Book Review: La Princesa and the Pea

Spotlight on Latina Illustrators (including Juana Martinez-Neal)

The Road to Publishing: Juana Martinez-Neal on Landing an Agent

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2017

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A Studio Visit with Author-Illustrator Juana Medina

Q & A with Illustrator Raúl the Third

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2016

  Drum Dream Girl

Book Review: Drum Dream Girl: How One Girl’s Courage Changed Music

Celebrating Pura Belpré Winners: Spotlight on Rafael López: Book Fiesta and Drum Dream Girl

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2015

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Book Review: I Lived on Butterfly Hill

A Rich Year for Art-Related Kid Lit with Latino Flair: Viva Frida

A Conversation with Yuyi Morales and Donna Barba Higuera

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2014

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Book Review: Yaqui Delgado Wants to Kick Your Ass

A Conversation with Meg Medina and Jenny Torres Sanchez

Book Review: Niño Wrestles the World

A Conversation with Yuyi Morales and Donna Barba Higuera

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2013

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Book Review: Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe

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2012

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Q&A with Pura Belpré Award Winning Author Guadalupe Garcia McCall: Under the Mesquite

A Conversation with Guadalupe Garcia McCall and Yamile Saied Méndez

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2011

 

Celebrating Pura Belpré Award Winners: The Dreamer by Pam Muñoz Ryan

Celebrating Pura Belpré Winners: Spotlight on Grandma’s Gift by Eric Velasquez

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2010

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Celebrating Pura Belpré Award Winners: Spotlight on Julia Alvarez: Return to Sender and When We Were Free

Celebrating Pura Belpré Winners: Spotlight on Rafael López: Book Fiesta and Drum Dream Girl

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2009

Surrende Tree  

Celebrating Pura Belpré Winners: Spotlight on Writer & Illustrator Yuyi Morales: Los Gatos Black on Halloween, Just in Case, and Just a Minute

Celebrating Pura Belpré Award Winners: Spotlight on Margarita Engle

A Conversation with Yuyi Morales and Donna Barba Higuera

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2008

Poet Slave  

Celebrating Pura Belpré Winners: Spotlight on Writer & Illustrator Yuyi Morales: Los Gatos Black on Halloween, Just in Case, and Just a Minute

A Conversation with Yuyi Morales and Donna Barba Higuera

Celebrating Pura Belpré Award Winners: Spotlight on Margarita Engle

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2006
  

Celebrating Pura Belpré Award Winners: Spotlight on The Tequila Worm by Viola Canales

Celebrating Pura Belpré Winners: Spotlight on Doña Flor, illustrated by Raul Colón

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2004

  

Celebrating Pura Belpré Award Winners: Spotlight on Julia Alvarez: Return to Sender and When We Were Free

Celebrating Pura Belpré Winners: Spotlight on Writer & Illustrator Yuyi Morales: Los Gatos Black on Halloween, Just in Case, and Just a Minute

A Conversation with Yuyi Morales and Donna Barba Higuera

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2002

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Love Letter to a Classic: Esperanza Rising by Pam Muñoz Ryan

Celebrating Pura Belpré Winners: Spotlight on Illustrator Susan Guevara: Chato and the Party Animals and Chato’s Kitchen

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2000

  

Celebrating Pura Belpré Winners: Spotlight on Under the Royal Palms by Alma Flor Ada

Celebrating Pura Belpré Winners: Spotlight on Author-Illustrator Carmen Lomas Garza

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1998

  

Celebrating Pura Belpré Winners: Spotlight on Parrot in the Oven by Victor Martinez

Celebrating Pura Belpré Winners: Spotlight on Illustrator Stephanie Garcia for Snapshots from the Wedding.

Book Talk: Snapshots from the Wedding

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1996
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Celebrating Pura Belpré Award Winners: Spotlight on An Island Like You: Stories of the Barrio by Judith Ortiz Cofer

Celebrating Pura Belpré Winners: Spotlight on Illustrator Susan Guevara: Chato and the Party Animals and Chato’s Kitchen