Meg Medina has written for adults and children for over fifteen years. She is a generous mentor and gifted speaker. She is the 2016 recipient of the Pura Belpré honor medal for her picture book, Mango, Abuela, and Me, and the 2014 Pura Belpré Award winner for her young adult novel,Yaqui Delgado Wants to Kick Your Ass. She is also the 2012 Ezra Jack Keats New Writer Award winner for her picture book Tía Isa Wants a Car. Visit Meg at www.megmedina.com.