The Storyteller's Candle/La velita de los cuentos

Year this Award was Won: 
2 009
Award Win Active Date: 
Sunday, December 31, 1899 - 18:00
Defunct Winner UID: 
673
Winner Rank: 
SLCT
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Storyteller's Candle/La velita de los cuentos
Winner Description: 
Written by Lucía González. Illus. by Lulu Delacre. Published by Children's Book Press.
Winner Blurb: 

Text and sepia tone illustrations present the biographical story of Pura Belpré, the first Puerto Rican librarian hired by the New York Public Library, who introduces the public library to immigrants living in El Barrio and hosts the neighborhood’s first Three Kings’ Day fiesta.  (2009 Belpré Author Honor Book and Illustrator Honor Book)

Title of a book, article or other published item (this will display to the public): 
The Storyteller's Candle/La velita de los cuentos
ISBN of the winning item: 
9780892392223
What type of media is this winner?: 
Book
Winner Detail Create Date: 
Tuesday, July 14, 2009 - 06:12
Winner Detail Change Date: 
Monday, September 21, 2009 - 10:12
Winner Detail Change ID: 
218
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