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Tuesday, October 11th, 2011

Texas State awards children’s book award to Florida author

Alex Sanchez’s young adult novel Bait has been named the Tomás Rivera Mexican American Children’s Book Award recipient. Sanchez will give a presentation on Oct. 20 in San Marcos and participate in a public celebration later that day.

Thursday, October 14th, 2010

Award winning author Tafolla appears at Texas State

The winners of Texas State's Tomas Rivera Mexican American Children's Book Award, Carmen Tafolla and Magaly Morales, will present their work at a book award celebration in the LBJ Ballroom in the Texas State Student Center from...