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Yuyi Morales

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Born in Mexico and raised among giant grandmothers, mossy house walls, and rampaging feral gardens, Yuyi Morales fostered a strong bond with the magical stories that ran in her family. Since having immigrated to the USA in 1994, she has drawn from her family's legacy and her heritage to create some of the most celebrated Latino works for children's books.

Yuyi is the 2004 winner of the Pura Belpre Medal for Illustration for her book Just a Minute: A Trickster Tale and Counting Book as well as the 2008 winner for Los Gatos Black on Halloween (written by Marissa Montes) , given to a Latino illustrator...

Susana Madinabeitia Manso

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Susana Madinabeitia Manso from Logroño, La Rioja, is a Spanish teacher, writer and translator. She received her BA in Translation and Interpreting at University of Valladolid, her MA in Second Language Learning at West Virginia University and her MA in Educational Psychology at Miami University. Now she teaches Spanish at University of Navarra.