Author & Illustrator

Angela Dominguez


Angela Dominguez was born in Mexico City, grew up in the great state of Texas, and now resides on the East Coast. She is the author and illustrator of several books for children including the Pura Belpré Illustration Honor books Maria Had a Little Llama and Mango, Abuela, and Me. When Angela is not in her studio, she teaches at the Academy of Art University. She also enjoys presenting at different schools and libraries to all sorts of ages. Angela is a proud member of SCBWI, PEN America, and represented by Wernick & Pratt Literary Agency. As a child, she loved reading books and making a mess creating pictures. She’s delighted to still be doing both.

Most Popular Angela Dominguez Books

being yourself · making friends · belonging
Stella Diaz Has Something to Say
spanish · sheep · nursery rhymes
Maria Had a Little Llama / María Tenía Una Llamita
Marta! Big & Small book
spanish · opposites · animals
Marta! Big & Small
Knit Together book
creativity · moms
Knit Together

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Book Dedications by Angela Dominguez

  • Dedicated to my mom, family, friends, students, Lily, Jess, Linda, and of course Paris!
    Let's Go, Hugo!

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Books Stats

7Authored & Illustrated

Most Recent Book

hard work · the environment
Stella Diaz Never Gives Up

Highest Rated Book

Let's Go, Hugo! book
facing fears · friendship · bravery · Paris · humor · trying new things
Let's Go, Hugo!

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