Saturday, September 18

1994 Americas Award for Children & Young Adult Literature – Children/Young Adult Winner and Nominees

1994 Americas Award for Children & Young Adult Literature – Children/Young Adult Winner

The Mermaid’s Twin Sister Lynn Joseph

The Mermaid’s Twin Sister

Lynn Joseph

1994 Americas Award for Children & Young Adult Literature – Children/Young Adult Nominees

A Day's Work Eve Bunting
A Day’s Work
Eve Bunting
Alexandro's Gift Richard E. Albert
Alexandro’s Gift
Richard E. Albert
Angel's Kite / La estrella de Ángel Alberto Blanco
Angel’s Kite / La estrella de Ángel
Alberto Blanco
Beyond the Ancient Cities José María Merino, Helen Lane (tr.)
Beyond the Ancient Cities
José María Merino, Helen Lane (tr.)
Billy Laura Roybal
Billy
Laura Roybal
Caribbean Alphabet Frané Lessac
Caribbean Alphabet
Frané Lessac
Cool Salsa: Bilingual Poems on Growing Up Latino in the United States Lori Marie Carlson (ed.)
Cool Salsa: Bilingual Poems on Growing Up Latino in the United States
Lori Marie Carlson (ed.)
De Colores and Other Latin American Folksongs for Children Jose-Luis Orozco
De Colores and Other Latin American Folksongs for Children
Jose-Luis Orozco
Feliz Nochebuena, Feliz Navidad Maricel E. Presilla
Feliz Nochebuena, Feliz Navidad
Maricel E. Presilla
How Music Came to the World: An Ancient Mexican Myth Hal Ober
How Music Came to the World: An Ancient Mexican Myth
Hal Ober
How Night Came from the Sea: A Story from Brazil Mary-Joan Gerson
How Night Came from the Sea: A Story from Brazil
Mary-Joan Gerson
I have a news Neil Philip (ed.)
I have a news
Neil Philip (ed.)
Imagining Isabel Omar S. Castañeda
Imagining Isabel
Omar S. Castañeda
Juan Bobo: Four Folktales from Puerto Rico Carmen T. Bernier-Grand
Juan Bobo: Four Folktales from Puerto Rico
Carmen T. Bernier-Grand
Las nanas de abuelita / Grandmother's Nursery Rhymes Nelly Palacio Jaramillo
Las nanas de abuelita / Grandmother’s Nursery Rhymes
Nelly Palacio Jaramillo
Lights on the River Jane Resh Thomas
Lights on the River
Jane Resh Thomas
My Two Worlds Ginger Gordon
My Two Worlds
Ginger Gordon
Not a Copper Penny in Me House: Poems from the Caribbean Monica Gunning
Not a Copper Penny in Me House: Poems from the Caribbean
Monica Gunning
Over Here It's Different: Carolina's Story Mildred Leinweber Dawson
Over Here It’s Different: Carolina’s Story
Mildred Leinweber Dawson
Pablo's Tree Pat Mora
Pablo’s Tree
Pat Mora
Platero y yo / Platero and I Juan Ramón Jiménez
Platero y yo / Platero and I
Juan Ramón Jiménez
Ransom for a River Dolphin Sarita Kendall
Ransom for a River Dolphin
Sarita Kendall
Rata-Pata-Scata-Fata: A Caribbean Story Phillis Gershator
Rata-Pata-Scata-Fata: A Caribbean Story
Phillis Gershator
Rio Grande Stories Carolyn Meyer
Rio Grande Stories
Carolyn Meyer
Saturday Market Patricia Grossman
Saturday Market
Patricia Grossman
Tap-Tap Karen Lynn Williams
Tap-Tap
Karen Lynn Williams
The Bossy Gallito: A Traditional Cuban Folk Tale Lucía M. González
The Bossy Gallito: A Traditional Cuban Folk Tale
Lucía M. González
The Hummingbird's Gift Stefan Czernecki and Timothy Rhodes
The Hummingbird’s Gift
Stefan Czernecki and Timothy Rhodes
The Legend of the Poinsettia Tomie dePaola
The Legend of the Poinsettia
Tomie dePaola
The Red Comb Fernando Picó
The Red Comb
Fernando Picó
The Sad Night: The Story of an Aztec Victory and a Spanish Loss Sally Schofer Mathews
The Sad Night: The Story of an Aztec Victory and a Spanish Loss
Sally Schofer Mathews
The Tale of Rabbit and Coyote Tony Johnston
The Tale of Rabbit and Coyote
Tony Johnston
The Tree That Rains: The Flood Myth of the Huichol Indians of Mexico Emery Bernhard
The Tree That Rains: The Flood Myth of the Huichol Indians of Mexico
Emery Bernhard
Tukama Tootles the Flute: A Tale from the Antilles Phillis Gershator
Tukama Tootles the Flute: A Tale from the Antilles
Phillis Gershator
Voices from the Fields : Children of Migrant Farmworkers Tell Their Stories S. Beth Atkin
Voices from the Fields : Children of Migrant Farmworkers Tell Their Stories
S. Beth Atkin
Walking Stars: Stories of Magic and Power Victor Villaseñor
Walking Stars: Stories of Magic and Power
Victor Villaseñor
When the Monkeys Came Back Kristine L. Franklin
When the Monkeys Came Back
Kristine L. Franklin
Where the Flame Trees Bloom Alma Flor Ada
Where the Flame Trees Bloom
Alma Flor Ada