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"Iguanas in the Snow," a collection of seventeen bilingual poems depicting winter in San Francisco and nearby mountains, surprise and delight like peppermint candy on the tongue. Alarcón's rich verbal imagery peppers the pages with Latino children's experiences in a multicultural setting.
- Nonfiction, Poetry
- Pura Belpré Children's Author Award 2002 (Honor Title)
- ISBN: 9780892392025
My Colors, My World/Mis colores, mi mundo,” invites children to a visual feast of vibrant colors and magical realism as they follow young Maya on her journey from sand-covered surroundings to a world overflowing with rich violet and pink hues. Mayan culture and Kahlo-esque influences add electricity to the bold illustrations.
- Fiction, General Fiction
- Pura Belpré Youth Illustrator Award 2008 (Honor Title)
- ISBN: 9780892392780