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Yuyi Morales

Yuyi Morales

Yuyi Morales is an author/illustrator whose books have won the Pura Belpré Award, the Christopher Award, and the Jane Addams Award. She lives in northern California. Her books include Just In Case, Viva Frida, and Little Night/Nochecita.

Caldecott Honor Book

Rudas: Niño's Horrendous Hermanitas

Yuyi Morales
Roaring Brook Press
Roaring Brook Press

Señoras y señores, niños y niñas, the time has come to welcome the spectacular, two-of-a-kind . . . LAS HERMANITAS!

No opponent is too big a challenge for the cunning skills of Las Hermanitas,...

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Los Gatos Black on Halloween

Los Gatos Black on Halloween

Marisa Montes; illustrations by Yuyi Morales
Square Fish
Square Fish

Follow los monstruos and los esqueletos to the Halloween party in this bilingual poem written by Marisa Montes, with illustrations by award-winning author and illustrator Yuyi Morales

Under...

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Little Night/Nochecita

Yuyi Morales
Square Fish
Square Fish

A stunning bilingual story by award winning author and illustrator Yuyi Morales.

"A treasure for bedtime, or anytime." —School Library Journal

As the long day...

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Niño Wrestles the World

Yuyi Morales
Square Fish
Square Fish

Señoras y señores, put your hands together for the fantastic, spectacular, one of a kind . . . Niño!

Fwap! Slish! Bloop! Krunch! He takes down his competition in a single...

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Viva Frida

Written and illustrated by Yuyi Morales; photography by Tim O'Meara
Roaring Brook Press
Roaring Brook Press

A 2015 Caldecott Honor Book
A 2015 Pura Belpré (Illustrator) Award

Frida Kahlo, one of the world's most famous and unusual artists is revered around the world. Her life was filled with...

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Just In Case

Written and illustrated by Yuyi Morales
Roaring Brook Press
Roaring Brook Press

THREE-TIME PURA BELPRÉ WINNER

Yuyi Morales takes us on a new journey with Señor Calvera, the skeleton from Day of the Dead celebrations. Señor Calvera is worried. He can't figure out what...

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