Martinez-Neal is a writer and illustrator of children's books and has been recognized with at least twelve awards including a Caldecott Honor, a Sibert Medal, the Pura Belpre Medal, and an Ezra Jack Keats Honor. Impressive for nine years of publishing! Many of her books are published in Spanish and English editions. Alma is her debut picture book! We've reviewed another of her picture books at Stories Matter: Fry Bread, A Native American Family Story.
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