Saturday, September 18

2009 Americas Award for Children & Young Adult Literature – Children/Young Adult Winner and Nominees

2009 Americas Award for Children & Young Adult Literature – Children/Young Adult Winner

Just in Case Yuyi Morales

Just in Case

Yuyi Morales

The Surrender Tree: Poems of Cuba's Struggle for Freedom Margarita Engle

The Surrender Tree: Poems of Cuba’s Struggle for Freedom

Margarita Engle

2009 Americas Award for Children & Young Adult Literature – Children/Young Adult Nominees

Dark Dude Oscar Hijuelos
Dark Dude
Oscar Hijuelos
The Best Gift of All: The Legend of La Vieja Belén Julia Alvarez
The Best Gift of All: The Legend of La Vieja Belén
Julia Alvarez
The Storyteller’s Candle Lucía M. González
The Storyteller’s Candle
Lucía M. González
Dance, Nana, Dance Joe Hayes
Dance, Nana, Dance
Joe Hayes
Divali Rose Vashanti Rahaman
Divali Rose
Vashanti Rahaman
He Forgot to Say Goodbye Benjamin Alire Saenz
He Forgot to Say Goodbye
Benjamin Alire Saenz
Kitchen Dance Maurie J. Manning
Kitchen Dance
Maurie J. Manning
The Secret Legacy Rigoberta Menchu
The Secret Legacy
Rigoberta Menchu
The Smell of Old Lady Perfume Claudia Guadalupe Martinez
The Smell of Old Lady Perfume
Claudia Guadalupe Martinez
Voices in First Person Lori Marie Carlson
Voices in First Person
Lori Marie Carlson
Walls of Cartagena Julia Durango
Walls of Cartagena
Julia Durango
What Can You Do with a Rebozo? Carmen Tafolla
What Can You Do with a Rebozo?
Carmen Tafolla