Named a 2020 Pura Belpre Honor Book Award by the American Library Association and Reforma.
About the Author
Angela is the author of several beloved contemporary middle-grade novels including Gaby, Lost and Found; Allie, First at Last; Me, Frida and the Secret of the Peacock Ring and Coco: The Junior Novel that accompanied the blockbuster Disney/Pixar movie. Her newest middle-grade novel, Lety Out Loud, is a 2020 Pura Belpre Honor Book. Angela began writing stories featuring Latina main characters when she was nine years old because she wanted books about her friends and community.