3/28/18 - A BIG THANK YOU! (youtube video) to the Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC), and to (REFORMA), The National Association to Promote Library and Information Services to Latinos and the Spanish-Speaking, for selecting, Frida Kahlo and Her Animalitos, as a 2018 Pura Belpré Honor Book for Illustration.
3/16/18 - Thank you to The Horn Book for their amazing nonfiction review of the week for: Frida Kahlo and Her Animalitos.
3/10/18 - Frida Kahlo and Her Animalitos on the Italian site Il Libraio. Grazie!
3/8/18 - In celebration of Women's History Month, many thank yous to the following sites for including: Frida Kahlo and Her Animalitos, on their respected lists of amazing women's children book biographies, including: Medium.com, Bookriot.com, Wesh2.com, and AMightyGirl.com. Gracias!
2/23/18 - So happy to announce my upcoming illustration project: Little Libraries, Big Heroes, written by Miranda Paul, which tells the story of the Little Free Library organization from founder Todd Bol’s first installation to the creation of more that 50,000 mini-libraries around the world. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Trade / Clarion Books.
2/12/18 - I am incredibly honored today to receive news that “Frida Kahlo and Her Animalitos” has received the Pura Belpré Illustration Honor from the American Library Association (ALA) and REFORMA. The Pura Belpré Awards, established in 1996, is presented annually to a Latino/Latina writer and illustrator whose work best portrays, affirms, and celebrates the Latino cultural experience in an outstanding work of literature for children and youth. Congratulations also to my fellow Belpré winners!
2/11/18 - Thank you to LisbonParisMadrid.com Blog for their lovely reflections on, Frida Kahlo and Her Animalitos, and Frida's amazing paintings.
2/5/18 - A special article from My Modern Met on Inspiring Children’s Books for Budding Little Artists, including Frida Kahlo and Her Animalitos