Past Awards & Other Resources

2013
The Revolution of Evelyn Serrano by Sonia Manzano. (Scholastic, 2012)
Commended Titles
Library of Congress Webcast [Sonia Manzano]

2012
Hurricane Dancers by Margarita Engle. (Henry Holt & Co., 2011)
Pablo Neruda: Poet of the People by Monica Brown and illustrated by Julie Paschkis (Henry Holt & Co., 2011)
Commended Titles
Library of Congress Webcast [Margarita Engle, Monica Brown, Julie Paschkis]

2011
Clemente! by Willie Perdomo; illustrated by Bryan Collier. (Holt, 2010)
The Dreamer by Pam Muñoz Ryan; illustrated by Peter Sís. (Scholastic, 2010)
Commended List
Library of Congress Webcast [Willie Perdomo, Bryan Collier, Pam Munoz Ryan]

2010
Return to Sender by Julia Alvarez. (Knopf, 2009)
What Can You Do With a Paleta? / ¿Qué puedes hacer con una paleta? by Carmen Tafolla; illustrated by Magaly Morales. (Tricycle Press, 2009)
Commended List
Library of Congress Webcast [Julia Alvarez, Magaly Morales, Carmen Tafolla]

2009
Just in Case: A Trickster Tale and Spanish Alphabet Book by Yuyi Morales. (Roaring Brook Press, 2008)
The Surrender Tree: Poems of Cuba’s Struggle for Freedom by Margarita Engle. (Holt, 2008)
Commended List
Library of Congress Webcast [John Y. Cole, Yuyi Morales, Margarita Engle]

2007-2008
Red Glass by Laura Resau. (New York: Delacorte, 2007)
YUM! ¡MMMM! ¡QUE RICO!: America’s Sproutings by Pat Mora. Pictures by Rafael López. (New York: Lee & Low, 2007)
Commended List
Library of Congress Webcast [ Pat Mora, Rafael López, Laura Resau]

2006
Josias, Hold the Book by Jennifer Elvgren; illustrated by Nicole Tadgell (Boyds Mill, 2006)
The Poet Slave of Cuba by Margarita Engle; illustrated by Sean Qualls (Holt, 2006)
Commended List
Library of Congress Webcast [Margarita Engle, Sean Qualls, Jennifer Elvgren, Nicole Tadgell]

2005
Cinnamon Girl: letters found inside a cereal box by Juan Felipe Herrera (HarperCollins, Joanna Cotler Books, 2005)
Commended List
Library of Congress Webcast [Juan Felipe Herrera]

2004
My Name is Celia/Me llamo Celia by Monica Brown; illustrated by Rafael López (Luna Rising, 2004)
Curriculum Unit
Sammy & Juliana in Hollywood by Benjamin Alire Sáenz (Cinco Puntos, 2004)
Curriculum Unit
Commended List
Library of Congress Webcast [Monica Brown, Rafael López, Benjamin Sáenz]