Hand-selected by committees of dedicated librarians and educators, these American Library Association (ALA) award winners represent some of the best childrenâ€™s and young adult books of the last year, and make for terrific family listening picks. We are excited to share our winners and honorees with you! Learn about them all below. READ MORE
“My book Lucky Broken Girl is based on a true story, something that really happened to me. Me and my family had just arrived to NY in the â€˜60s from Cuba, fleeing communism and we were just getting settled, adapted, I was learning English, and we were adjusting with difficulties but we were adjusting to our new life, a new language, a new culture.”
Learn more about Lucky Broken Girl.