Cynthia S. Weill, Author

Wood carver Efraín Broa with son Santiago making one of the figures for Animal Sounds.

Rubí Fuentes with daughter Laura painting one of the figures for Animal Sounds.

Rubí and Efraín's son contemplating one of the lion figures. The lion still needs his mane.

My Works

Cinco Puntos 2016

Works by Cynthia Weill
Ten Mice for Tet (Chronicle 2003)
American Library Association, Notable Book for a Global
Society

ABeCedarios (Cinco Puntos 2006)
Starred review, Criticas Connection, Fall 2007
Starred Review, Publishers Weekly, 2007

Opuestos (Cinco Puntos 2009)
Best Southwestern Book Award 2009
Blue Ribbon, Center for Children's Books, 2009
Blue Ribbon, University of Illinois, 2009
Oprah's Book List, 2009

Colores de la vida
Bank Street College of Education Best Children's Books List 2012

Count me in!
A Junior Library Guild Selection for fall 2012
Missouri State Teachers Association Reading List, 2013

Mi Familia Calaca
A Junior Library Guild Selection for fall 2013
Bank Street College of Education Best Books List 2013