Awards

  • NCTE’s Notable Poetry Titles, 2014. For Yes! We are Latinos
  • International Latino children’s Book award 2014. For Yes! We are Latinos
  • Friends and Foundation of San Francisco Public Library Laureate Award, 2003
  • Reading the World Award, 2004
  • Junior Library Guild Premier Selection Award, 2006 For Tales Our Abuelitas Told / Cuentos que contaban nuestras abuelas
  • Kirkus Best Books
  • Nick Jr. Family Magazine
  • Best Books of the Year
  • Nick Jr. Magazine Best Book of the Year
  • ALA Notable Book Award. For Pío Peep!
  • Miami Herald Best Book of the Year. For Pío Peep!
  • New York Public Library 100 Titles for   Reading and Sharing. For Pío Peep!
  • Parent’s Guide to Children’s Media Award. For Pío Peep!
  • Parenting Magazine Books of the Year Award. For Pío Peep!
  • Starred reviews, School Library Journal, Criticas. For Pío Peep!
  • Texas Library Association’s 2 x 2 Reading List. For Pío Peep!