March 18, 2018

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2018 Pura Belpre Illustrator Award: La Princesa and the Pea

2018 Pura Belpre Illustrator Award Winner La Princesa and the Pea Written by Susan Middleton Elya and Illustrated by Juana Martinez-Neal Published by G.P. Putnam’s Sons in 2017 ISBN 978-0-399-25156-6 Grades PK – 4   Book Review This retelling of the classic tale “The Princess and the Pea” has South American flair and a unique […]

Latinx Authors Discuss Successes, Continued Challenges

At a Bank Street conference, Latinx authors and illustrators agreed that the community has made strides and connected with readers, but voices still need to be amplified.