Yuyi Morales

Yuyi Morales is a Caldecott Honor and Pura Belpré award-winning author and illustrator. Born in Mexico and raised among giant grandmothers, mossy house walls, and rampaging feral gardens, she has a strong bond with the magical stories that run in her family. Since immigrating to the United States, she has drawn from her legacy and heritage to create some of the most celebrated Latino works in children's literature.

  • Dreamers

    By Yuyi Morales

    Illustrated by Yuyi Morales

    The incredible true story of an award-winning author & illustrator's immigration to America

    Available Tue Oct 23 00:00:00 UTC 2018
    English, Unabridged

  • Nino Wrestles the World

    By Yuyi Morales

    Illustrated by Yuyi Morales

    Read by Adriana Sananes

    Senoras y Senores, put your hands together for the fantastic, spectacular, one of a kind...Nino!

    Starred review. "This exuberant romp by Yuyi Morales receives a first-class treatment in this video presentation...a fantastic and energetic production that merits a place in any collection serving children." - School Library Journal (video review)

    Released Tue Apr 07 00:00:00 UTC 2015
    English, Unabridged

  • Nino Wrestles the World

    By Yuyi Morales

    Read by Adriana Sananes

    Senoras y Senores, put your hands together for the fantastic, spectacular, one of a kind...Nino!

    "This is a treat to listen to and will be well loved by Latino and non-Latino families alike who are looking to add a bit of fun and culture to their day." - School Library Journal (audio review)

    Released Tue Apr 07 00:00:00 UTC 2015
    English, Unabridged

  • Viva Frida

    By Yuyi Morales

    Illustrated by Yuyi Morales

    Read by Adriana Sananes

    The Caldecott Honor Book and the 2015 Pura Belpre Award winner is now on video.

    "[A] breathtaking visual feast..." - American Library Association (video review)

    Released Tue May 26 00:00:00 UTC 2015
    English, Unabridged

  • Dreamers

    By Yuyi Morales

    The incredible true story of an award-winning author & illustrator's immigration to America

    Available Tue Oct 23 00:00:00 UTC 2018
    English, Unabridged

  • Viva Frida

    By Yuyi Morales

    Read by Adriana Sananes

    The Caldecott Honor Book and the 2015 Pura Belpre Award winner is now on audiobook.

    Starred review. "...an ingenious tour de force." - The Horn Book

    Released Tue May 26 00:00:00 UTC 2015
    English, Unabridged