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Lulu Delacre (born December 20, 1957 Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico) (current home: Silver Spring, Maryland) is the author/illustrator of many award winning children's books. Some of her most famous works include Arroz con leche: Popular Songs and Rhymes from Latin America, Vejigante Masquerader, and The Bossy Gallito. Delacre's writes books that celebrate her Latino heritage and promote cultural diversity.

Delacre was born in Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico. Her parents are from Argentina and were both teachers at the University of Puerto Rico. As a child she spent many days at her grandmother's house, drawing and coloring on large sheets of white paper. At age ten, a family friend (who was an artist and a teacher) encouraged Lulu to enroll in one of her painting classes. Here she received formal art training and discovered her passion. In high school, Delacre decided she wanted to become an artist. After graduating she moved to Paris where she studied photography, typography, design and illustration at the Ecole Supérieure d'Arts Graphiques. In 2004, her younger daughter, Alicia, was killed in a car accident. Thereafter, Delacre wrote Alicia Afterimage, a nonfiction novel based on conversations Delacre had with Alicia's friends following the accident. In addition to being a full-time author and illustrator, she visits many schools across the country as well as overseas, reading and sharing her literature with children. Delacre currently resides in Silver Spring, Maryland with her husband and her daughter.

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Total Books: 71
Luci Soars
2020 - Luci Soars (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781984812889
ISBN-10: 1984812882
Genre: Children's Books
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Us in Progress Short Stories About Young Latinos
2017 - Us in Progress Short Stories About Young Latinos (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780062392145
ISBN-10: 006239214X
Genre: Children's Books
  • Currently 2.5/5 Stars.
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Olinguito de la A a la Z
2016 - Olinguito De La a a La Z [English and Spanish Edition] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780892393275
ISBN-10: 0892393270
Genres: Children's Books, Science & Math
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Rafi and Rosi
2016 - Rafi and Rosi (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780892393770
ISBN-10: 0892393777
Genre: Children's Books
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Rafi y Rosi Carnaval / Rafi and Rosi Carnival
2016 - Rafi Y Rosi Carnaval / Rafi and Rosi Carnival [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780892393800
ISBN-10: 0892393807
Genre: Children's Books
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Salsa Stories
2012 - Salsa Stories (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780545430982
ISBN-10: 0545430984
Genre: Children's Books
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Arrorro Mi Nino
2009 - Arrorro Mi Nino (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781600604416
ISBN-10: 1600604412
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Rafi and Rosi Carnival
2008 - Rafi and Rosi Carnival [I Can Read. Level 3] (Other)
ISBN-13: 9781439581940
ISBN-10: 1439581940
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Alicia Afterimage
2008 - Alicia Afterimage (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781600602429
ISBN-10: 1600602428
Genres: Children's Books, Teen & Young Adult
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The Storyteller's Candle/La velita de los cuentos
2008 - The Storyteller's Candle/la Velita De Los Cuentos (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780892392223
ISBN-10: 0892392223
Genre: Children's Books
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Golden Tales
2001 - Golden Tales (Other)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780613357210
ISBN-10: 0613357213
Genre: Children's Books
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Salsa Stories
2000 - Salsa Stories (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780590631211
ISBN-10: 0590631217
Genre: Children's Books
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
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Arroz Con Leche Popular Songs and Rhymes from Latin America
1999 - Arroz Con Leche Popular Songs and Rhymes From Latin America [Blue Ribbon Book] (Other)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780833587626
ISBN-10: 0833587625
Genre: Children's Books
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Golden Tales Myths and Legends from Latin America
1996 - Golden Tales Myths and Legends From Latin America (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780590481861
ISBN-10: 059048186X
Genres: Children's Books, Literature & Fiction
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Vejigante Masquerader
1993 - Vejigante Masquerader (Other)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780590457767
ISBN-10: 0590457764
Genre: Children's Books
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Vejigante
1993 - Vejigante [Masuerader] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780590457774
ISBN-10: 0590457772
Genre: Children's Books
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Navidades Las Popular Songs From Latin America  Cassette
1992 - Navidades Las Popular Songs From Latin America Cassette [Spanish Edition] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780590609197
ISBN-10: 059060919X
Genres: Children's Books, Nonfiction
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Las Navidades
1992 - Las Navidades (Audio Cassette)
ISBN-13: 9780590609203
ISBN-10: 0590609203
Genre: Children's Books
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Peter Cottontail's Easter Book
1992 - Peter Cottontail's Easter Book (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780590433372
ISBN-10: 0590433377
Genre: Children's Books
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Nathan's Balloon Adventure
1991 - Nathan's Balloon Adventure (Other)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780590449762
ISBN-10: 0590449761
Genre: Children's Books
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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Time for School Nathan
1991 - Time for School Nathan (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780590419437
ISBN-10: 0590419439
  • Currently 5/5 Stars.
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Can You Keep a Secret [Ten Stories About Secrets] (Paperback)
Shoebox Library Level 7 [Scholastic Literacy Place] (Paperback)
De Oro Y Esmeraldas Mitos Leyendas Y Cuentos Populares De Latinoamerica [Mariposa, Scholastic En Espanol - Spanish Edition] (Other)
Cuentos Con Sazon [Spanish Edition] (Other)
Las Navidades / Christmas [Spanish Edition] (Other)
Lullabies [Mother Goose Board Books] (Other)
El Mensaje De Las Estrellas [Rigby Pebble Soup Exploraciones - Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
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