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

 

2017

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A Studio Visit with Author-Illustrator Juana Medina

Q & A with Illustrator Raúl the Third

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

 

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

 

2014

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Book Review: Yaqui Delgado Wants to Kick Your Ass

Book Review: Niño Wrestles the World

 

2013

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

Celebrating Pura Belpré Winners: Spotlight on David Diaz

 

2012

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

A review of Diego Rivera: His World and Ours is forthcoming

 

2011

 

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

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

 

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

 

2009

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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

 

2008

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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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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.

 

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