REFORMA Heartland Chapter

Pura Belpré Award

2011 MLA Presentation
2011 NLA Presentation

Mock Belpré - 2013
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Author Narrative:
Animal Jamboree: Latino Folktales - Cofer, Judith Ortiz
Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe - Saenz, Benjamin Alire
Body Slammed - Villareal, Ray
Dancing with the Devil - Saldana, Rene
The Girl Who Could Silence the Wind - Medina, Meg
Love, Amalia - Ada, Alma Flor
Mummy in Her Backpack - Luna, James
Sofia and the Purple Dress - Bertrand, Diana Gonzales
Summer of the Mariposas - McCall, Guadalupe Garcia
The Revolution of Evelyn Serrano - Manzano, Sonia
The Wild Book - Engle, Margarita

Alicia's Fruity Drinks - A: Ruiz-Flores, Lupe, I: Lacamara, Laura
Day Without Sugar - A: de Anda, Diane, I: Montecalvo, Janet
Delores Huerta: A Hero to Migrant Workers - A: Warren, Sarah, I: Casilla, Robert
Lucky Luis - A: Soto, Gary, I: Rohde, Montijo
Martin de Porres: The Rose in the Desert - A: Schmidt, Gary, I: Diaz, David
My Big Sister - A: Caraballo, Samuel, I: Muraida, Thelma
The Poet Upstairs - A: Cofer, Judith Ortiz, I: Ortiz, Oscar

Heartland REFORMA
Mock Pura Belpre 2013

January 9, 2013
9:00 am to 1:00 pm

South Branch, Kansas City, Kansas Public Library
3104 Strong Ave.
Kansas City, KS 66106
Phone (913) 722-7400
A light luncheon will be served at the conclusion of the session. Please RSVP for lunch to Anitra Steele, anitrasteele @

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