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Isabel and Her Colores Go to School won the gold medal in the 2021 Florida Book Awards and is a 2022 Américas Award Commended Title! It was also selected as a recipient of the ILA 2022 Children’s and Young Adults’ Book Awards in Primary Fiction and is a finalist in the 2022 International Latino Book Awards. For more information, including teacher’s guide and bookmark activity page, click here.

Cover reveal! The stunning cover for my debut middle grade fantasy novel The Enchanted Life of Valentina Mejía (Atheneum/S&S 2023), illustrated by Dana SanMar, is now live! View it here.

Just announced: I will have a short story in verse in All the Love Under the Vast Sky, a YA anthology of short stories in verse about love, by Kip Wilson (The Most Dazzling Girl in Berlin)! View the announcement here.

Check out my upcoming events and school visits opportunities! For info on all of my books, click here.