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Pura Belpré Award Winners

Description: Established in 1996, the Pura Belpré award is presented annually to a Latino/Latina writer and illustrator whose work best portrays, affirms, and celebrates the Latino cultural experience in an outstanding work of literature for children and youth.


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Year Title Author Date Added Action
2017 Juana And Lucas Juana Medina 05/25/2017
2016 Enchanted Air: Two Cultures, Two Wings (A Memoir) Margarita Engle and Edel Rodriguez 05/25/2017
2015 I Lived on Butterfly Hill Marjorie Agosin and Lee White 05/25/2017
2014 Yaqui Delgado Wants to Kick Your Ass Meg Medina 05/25/2017
2013 Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe Benjamin Alire Saenz 05/25/2017
2012 Under the Mesquite Guadalupe Garcia Mccall 05/25/2017
2011 The Dreamer Pam Muñoz Ryan 05/25/2017
2010 Return To Sender Julia Alvarez 05/25/2017
2009 The Surrender Tree: Poems of Cuba's Struggle for Freedom Margarita Engle 05/25/2017
2008 The Poet Slave of Cuba: A Biography of Juan Francisco Manzano Margarita Engle and Sean Qualls 05/25/2017
2006 The Tequila Worm Viola Canales 05/25/2017
2004 Before We Were Free Julia Alvarez 05/25/2017
2002 Esperanza Rising Pam Muñoz Ryan 05/25/2017
2000 Under the Royal Palms: A Childhood in Cuba Alma Flor Ada 05/25/2017
1998 Parrot in the Oven: Mi Vida Victor Martinez 05/25/2017
1996 An Island Like You Judith Ortiz Cofer 05/25/2017

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