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Américas Award

Founded in 1993 by the Consortium of Latin American Studies Programs (CLASP). The award is intended to encourage and commend authors, illustrators, and publishers who produce quality children's and young adult books that portray Lain America, the Caribbe

Américas Award

2020-2029

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  • Child of the Flower-Song People by Gloria Amescua; illustrated by Duncan Tonatiuh

  • My Two Border Towns by David Bowles, illustrated by Erika Meza

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  • Barefoot Dreams of Petra Luna by Alda P. Dobbs

  • Niños: poems for the lost children of Chile by María José Ferrada; illustrated by María Elena Valdez

  • The Last Cuentista by Donna Barbara Higuera

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2010-2019

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2000-2009

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1993-1999

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