Américas Award

The Americas Award is given in recognition of U.S. works of fiction, poetry, folklore, or selected nonfiction (from picture books to works for young adults) published in the previous year in English or Spanish that authentically and engagingly portray Latin America, the Caribbean, or Latinos in the United States.

’Twas Nochebuena

by Roseanne Greenfield Thong / Sara Palacios

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by Skila Brown

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by Pam Muñoz Ryan

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Finding the Music / En pos de la música

by Jennifer Torres / Renato Alarcão

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Lowriders in Space: Book 1

by Cathy Camper / Raul the Third

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by José Manuel Mateo / Javier Martínez Pedro

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Rainbow Weaver / Tejedora del arcoíris

by Linda Elovitz Marshall / Elisa Chavarri

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Shame the Stars

by Guadalupe Garcia McCall


The Jumbies

by Tracey Baptiste

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The Memory of Light

by Francisco X. Stork

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Two White Rabbits

by Jairo Buitrago / Raphael Yockteng


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