University of Arizona Campus  •  March 10 - 11, 2018  •  9:30am to 5:30pm
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March 10-11, 2018 (9:30am - 5:30pm)

Rafael López

Rafael López is an internationally recognized children's book illustrator. He won the 2016 Pura Belpré Medal for his illustrations in "Drum Dream Girl" and the 2010 Pura Belpré medal for "Book Fiesta." His latest work “Bravo! Poems About Amazing Hispanics.” received a Silver Medal from the Society of Illustrators New York.

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Bravo! Poems About Amazing Hispanics
Children / Teens
March 2017
ISBN 9780805098761
48 pages
$18.99, INSTOCK
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"Bold, graphic portraits and beautiful poems present famous and lesser-known Latinos from varied backgrounds who have faced life's challenges in creative ways. More/less

Maybe Something Beautiful
Children / Teens
April 2016
ISBN 9780544357693
40 pages
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What good can a splash of color do in a community of gray? As Mira and her neighbors discover, more than you might ever imagine! Based on the true story of the Urban Art Trail in San Diego, California,Maybe Something Beautifulreveals how art can inspire transformation--and how even the smallest artists can accomplish something big. More/less

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