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Pura Belpré Awards, 1996-2018

Pura Belpré Awards, 1996-2018

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Resources for the titles recognized by this award since its inception in 1996 -- portraying, affirming, and celebrating the Latino cultural experience

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Esperanza Rising
  • by Pam Muñoz Ryan
  • Multimedia Resources: 36
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    Los Gatos Black on Halloween
  • by Marisa Montes and Yuyi Morales
  • Multimedia Resources: 29
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    Los Gatos Black on Halloween
  • by Marisa Montes and Yuyi Morales
  • Multimedia Resources: 29
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    Poet Slave of Cuba, The: A Biography of Juan Francisco Manzano
  • by Margarita Engle and Sean Qualls
  • Pura Belpré Awards (Author Winner, 2008)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 2008)
    Américas Award (Winner, 2006)
  • Multimedia Resources: 26
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    My Name Is Celia: The Life of Celia Cruz / Me llamo Celia: La vida de Celia Cruz
  • by Monica Brown and Rafael López
  • Pura Belpré Awards (Illustrator Honor, 2006)
    Américas Award (Winner, 2004)
  • Multimedia Resources: 24
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    Dreamer, The
  • by Pam Muñoz Ryan and Peter Sís
  • Multimedia Resources: 24
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    Portraits of Hispanic American Heroes
  • by Juan Felipe Herrera and Raúl Colón
  • Multimedia Resources: 23
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    Frida Kahlo and Her Animalitos
  • by Monica Brown and John Parra
  • Pura Belpré Awards (Illustrator Honor, 2018)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 2018)
    Américas Award (Commended, 2018)
  • Multimedia Resources: 21
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    Lucky Broken Girl
  • by Ruth Behar
  • Multimedia Resources: 21
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    Just a Minute!: A Trickster Tale and Counting Book
  • by Yuyi Morales
  • Multimedia Resources: 21
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    Mango, Abuela, and Me
  • by Meg Medina and Angela Dominguez
  • Multimedia Resources: 20
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    Viva Frida
  • by Yuyi Morales and Tim O'Meara
  • Pura Belpré Awards (Illustrator Winner, 2015)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 2015)
    Caldecott Medal (Honor, 2015)
  • Multimedia Resources: 20
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    Yaqui Delgado Wants to Kick Your Ass
  • by Meg Medina
  • Multimedia Resources: 20
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    Just in Case: A Trickster Tale and Spanish Alphabet Book
  • by Yuyi Morales
  • Pura Belpré Awards (Illustrator Winner, 2009)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 2009)
    Américas Award (Winner, 2009)
  • Multimedia Resources: 20
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    Just in Case: A Trickster Tale and Spanish Alphabet Book
  • by Yuyi Morales
  • Pura Belpré Awards (Author Honor, 2009)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 2009)
    Américas Award (Winner, 2009)
  • Multimedia Resources: 20
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    Mango, Abuela, and Me
  • by Meg Medina and Angela Dominguez
  • Multimedia Resources: 20
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    My Abuelita
  • by Tony Johnston and Yuyi Morales
  • Pura Belpré Awards (Illustrator Honor, 2010)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 2010)
    Américas Award (Commended, 2010)
  • Multimedia Resources: 19
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    Hurricane Dancers: The First Caribbean Pirate Shipwreck
  • by Margarita Engle
  • Pura Belpré Awards (Author Honor, 2012)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 2012)
    Américas Award (Winner, 2012)
  • Multimedia Resources: 19
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    Tito Puente, Mambo King / Tito Puente, rey del mambo
  • by Monica Brown and Rafael López
  • Pura Belpré Awards (Illustrator Honor, 2014)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 2014)
    Américas Award (Commended, 2014)
  • Multimedia Resources: 18
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    Marisol McDonald Doesn't Match / Marisol McDonald no combina
  • by Monica Brown and Sara Palacios
  • Pura Belpré Awards (Illustrator Honor, 2012)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 2012)
  • Multimedia Resources: 18
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    Cazuela That the Farm Maiden Stirred, The
  • by Samantha Vamos and Rafael López
  • Pura Belpré Awards (Illustrator Honor, 2012)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 2012)
  • Multimedia Resources: 18
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    Niño Wrestles the World
  • by Yuyi Morales
  • Pura Belpré Awards (Illustrator Winner, 2014)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 2014)
    Zolotow Award (Commended, 2014)
  • Multimedia Resources: 18
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    Gracias / Thanks
  • by Pat Mora and John Parra
  • Pura Belpré Awards (Illustrator Honor, 2010)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 2010)
  • Multimedia Resources: 17
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    Pot That Juan Built, The
  • by Nancy Andrews-Goebel and David Diaz
  • Multimedia Resources: 17
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    Doña Flor: A Tall Tale about a Giant Woman with a Great Big Heart
  • by Pat Mora and Raúl Colón
  • Pura Belpré Awards (Illustrator Winner, 2006)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 2006)
  • Multimedia Resources: 17
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    Doña Flor: A Tall Tale about a Giant Woman with a Great Big Heart
  • by Pat Mora and Raúl Colón
  • Pura Belpré Awards (Author Honor, 2006)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 2006)
  • Multimedia Resources: 17
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    Book Fiesta!: Celebrate Children's Day/Book Day / Celebremos El Dia de Los Ninos/El Dia de Los Libros
  • by Pat Mora and Rafael López
  • Pura Belpré Awards (Illustrator Winner, 2010)
    Américas Award (Commended, 2010)
  • Multimedia Resources: 16
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    Maria Had a Little Llama / Maria tenia una llamita
  • by Angela Dominguez
  • Pura Belpré Awards (Illustrator Honor, 2014)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 2014)
    Américas Award (Commended, 2014)
  • Multimedia Resources: 16
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    Esquivel!: Space-Age Sound Artist
  • by Susan Wood and Duncan Tonatiuh
  • Multimedia Resources: 16
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    Chato's Kitchen
  • by Gary Soto and Susan Guevara
  • Multimedia Resources: 15
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