Illustrator

Paola Escobar

Biography

Paola Escobar, the illustrator of Planting Stories: The Life of Librarian and Storyteller Pura Belpré, grew up traveling from town to town in Colombia. From a very young age she liked to draw the stories her grandmother Clara told about her ancestors, the countryside, and animals. Today, Paola is an illustrator who is passionate about telling stories of her own, having published with SM Spain, Planeta, Norma, and more. She lives very happily in Bogotá, Colombia, with her husband and their dog, Flora.

Tell the Truth, Pangolin
The Mapmakers
The Map of Stories
The Lost Fairy Tales
The Hatmakers
Digging for Words: José Alberto Gutiérrez and the Library He Built
The Bookwanderers
Selena: Queen of Tejano Music

Most Popular Paola Escobar Books

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    The Map of Stories
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    Planting Stories: The Life of Librarian and Storyteller Pura Belpré
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    Paola Escobar, Angela Burke Kunkel
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    Tell the Truth, Pangolin
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All Paola Escobar Books

Hardcover
$18.99$17.97
chapter • 384 Pages
The Mapmakers
Hardcover
$18.95$17.62
chapter • 336 Pages
The Map of Stories
Paperback
$9.99$9.58
chapter • 304 Pages
The Lost Fairy Tales
Paperback
$8.99$8.58
chapter • 384 Pages
The Hatmakers
Hardcover
$18.95$17.62
picture • 40 Pages
Digging for Words: José Alberto Gutiérrez and the Library He Built
Hardcover
$17.99$16.73
chapter • 304 Pages
The Bookwanderers
Paperback
$8.99$8.58
picture • 48 Pages
Selena: Queen of Tejano Music
Physical book
$18.99$17.66
picture • 64 Pages
Anne Frank
Physical book
$11.99$11.39
picture • 40 Pages
Planting Stories: The Life of Librarian and Storyteller Pura Belpré
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Hardcover
$17.99$16.97

Collaborators

Anna James
Anika Denise
Angela Burke Kunkel
Melinda Beatty
Tamzin Merchant
Isabel Thomas
Silvia Lopez

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