Author & Illustrator

Yuyi Morales

Biography

Yuyi Morales is an author, artist, and puppet maker and was the host of her own Spanish-language radio program for children. She has won numerous awards, including the Jane Addams Award, five Pura Belpré Medals, and three Pura Belpré Honors, and a CaldecottHonor for Viva Frida. She divides her time between the SanFrancisco area and Veracruz, Mexico, where she was born.

Just In Case
Dreamers
Little Night/Nochecita
Thunder Boy Jr.
Niño Wrestles the World
Viva Frida
Georgia in Hawaii: When Georgia O'Keeffe Painted What She Pleased
Just a Minute!: A Trickster Tale and Counting Book (Pura Belpre Medal Book Illustrator (Awards))
Rudas: Niño's Horrendous Hermanitas
Just In Case
Dreamers

Most Popular Yuyi Morales Books

    Dreamers
    Yuyi Morales
    Viva Frida
    Yuyi Morales, Tim O'Meara
    Niño Wrestles the World
    Yuyi Morales
    Thunder Boy Jr.
    Sherman Alexie, Yuyi Morales
    Just In Case
    Yuyi Morales
    Little Night/Nochecita
    Yuyi Morales

Book Stats

6
Authored
8
Illustrated
5
Collaborators

All Yuyi Morales Books

YearTitleAuthorIllustratorPages
2018Just In CaseYuyi MoralesYuyi Morales40
2018DreamersYuyi MoralesYuyi Morales40
2016Little Night/NochecitaYuyi MoralesYuyi Morales32
2016Thunder Boy Jr.Sherman AlexieYuyi Morales40
2015Niño Wrestles the WorldYuyi MoralesYuyi Morales40
2014Viva FridaYuyi MoralesTim O'Meara40
2012Georgia in Hawaii: When Georgia O'Keeffe Painted What She PleasedAmy NoveskyYuyi Morales40
2003Just a Minute!: A Trickster Tale and Counting Book (Pura Belpre Medal Book Illustrator (Awards))Nancy LuennRobert ChapmanYuyi Morales36
1960Rudas: Niño's Horrendous HermanitasYuyi MoralesYuyi Morales40

Collaborators

Tim O'Meara
Sherman Alexie
Amy Novesky
Nancy Luenn
Robert Chapman