The 2014 Pura Belpré Award Winners

The 2014 Pura Belpré Award winners have been announced! Congratulations to the authors and illustrators who won this year’s award or were recognized. The complete list is below.

The Pura Belpré Author Award

Yaqui Delgado Wants to Kick Your Ass by Meg Medina. Candlwick Press, 2013.

The Pura Belpré Author Honor Books

The Lightning Dreamer: Cuba’s Greatest Abolitionist by Margarita Engle. Harcourt, 2013.

The Living by Matt de la Peña and published by Delacorte Press, 2013.

Pancho Rabbit and the Coyote: A Migrant’s Tale by Duncan Tonatiuh. Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2013.

The Pura Belpré Illustrator Award

Niño Wrestles the World by Yuyi Morales. Roaring Brook Press, 2013.

The Pura Belpré Illustrator Honor Books

Maria Had a Little Llama / María Tenía una Llamita by Angela Dominguez. Henry Holt and Company, LLC, 2013.

Tito Puente: Mambo King / Rey del Mambo written by Monica Brown and illustrated by Rafael López. Rayo, 2013.

Pancho Rabbit and the Coyote: A Migrant’s Tale by Duncan Tonatiuh. Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2013.

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