Fiesta Babies

illustrated by Amy Córdova, written by Carmen Tafolla and published by Tricycle Press, an imprint of the Crown Publishing Group, a division of Random House, Inc.

The book cover of "Fiesta Babies" by Carmen Tafolla features four children in festival clothing, singing, dancing and playing musical instruments. On the ground in front of them, a baby and a dog are playing. Behind the children looms a cityscape.


Awards Won

Title Year
Belpré Medal image Pura Belpré Award
The Pura Belpré Award, established in 1996, is presented to a Latino/Latina writer and illustrator whose work best portrays, affirms, and celebrates the Latino cultural experience in an outstanding work of literature for children and youth.
2011 - Honor(s)