4/2/15 - "A is for…Art in Activism" group art exhibition and book signing with artisti/illustrator John Parra, Saturday, May 2nd, 12:00pm - 1:30pm at La Casa Azul Bookstore in NYC, featuring artwork from the books "A is for Activist" by Innosanta Nagara and "When Thunder Comes" by J. Patrick Lewis. Both books honor activists who have left their mark on the world we live in.
4/23/15 - Join El Museo de Bario in celebrating UNESCO World Book Day! They will be reading from Waiting for the Biblioburro and sponsoring an art-making workshop to channel your inner creativity to make your own book cover.
4/2/15 - Save The Date: The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York presents: A Very Special Storytime with John Parra, June 13th, from 1 to 3pm, with artist presentation, book signing, kid's art workshop and more. Registration will open in mid-May.
3/28/15 - The San Diego Children's Discovery Museum in Econdido, CA will be hosting a Huichol yarn painting and craft workshop along with a storytime reading of my book Green is a Chile Pepper, April 6th to the 12th. See here form more details
3/24/15 - The Journal Sentinel News in Milwaukee, WI, has a wonderful article titled: 11 new books for foodie kids (and their adults) that shares my book, Green is a Chile Pepper, with some hungry readers.
3/19/15 - Excited to say that my book Green is a Chile Pepper has made the Best Children’s Books of the Year (Under Five), 2015 Edition from the prestigious Bank Street College Center for Children’s Literature.
3/15/15 - Thank you to Pragmatic Mom Blog for including Green is a Chile Pepper, on their Top 10 Multicultural Board Books for Babies and Toddlers.
3/6/15 - Happy to be with such fine literary company as profiled on Chronicle Book's blog, ALA Midwinter Award's recap.