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Cuatrogatos Awards

Daniel Montero Galán, Cecilia Moreno, Elena Odriozola and David de las Heras have four books among the twenty winning titles of the prestigious Cuatrogatos Foundation Awards. Congratulations!!

Your City: Your Canvas

Diego Fournier won the call of
San José Lab, Tu Ciudad: Tu Lienzo 2018 (Your City: Your Canvas), with Florecer, a spectacular mural painted in a building in the capital of Costa Rica.


Estelí Meza has been selected in the catalog of the International Children's Book Fair of Mexico (FILIJ). Congratularions!

Laus Prizes

Congratulations!! The campaign Sueños (Dreams) by
CONTRAPUNTO BBDO for Loterías y Apuestas del Estado (Spain), illustrated by Iban Barrenetxea, won a Bronze in the Laus Prizes (Art Direction - Illustration).

Illustrators Catalogue

The XXVIII Illustrators Catalogue of Children's and Youth Publications has selected to Álex Herrerías with the illustrarion titled Para volar con mis ancestros.

Sol Undurraga won a Mention on Iberoamerica Ilustra Catalog

Sol Undurraga has received a Special Mention in the 9th IberoAmerican Catalog of illustrations promoted by Fundación SM, El Ilustradero y FIL Guadalajara (Mexico).

Contemporary illustration in children's literature

The SM Foundation and the Obra Social "la Caixa" organize, at Caixaforum Madrid, the collective exhibition Illustrate. The contemporary illustration in children's literature. The exhibition brings together the artistic and editorial work of the winners of the International Illustration Award Bologna Fair-SM Foundation, where Juan Palomino participates.

Biografía de un cuerpo

David de las Heras illustrated the cover for
Biografía de un cuerpo, written by Mónica Rodríguez. This book won the Gran Angular 2018 Prize (SM).

Cinta Arribas, Special Mention at Ilustrarte18

The collages that Cinta Arribas created for her exhibition at the La Atómica gallery, in Valladolid, hav benn awarded with a Special Mention at Ilustrarte, a Portuguese biennial of illustration.

Cambridge School of Art

Flavia Zorrilla's work has been highlighted among the 82 projects of the students enrolled at the Master of Illustration at the Cambridge School Art - Anglia Ruskin University for the annual prganized by Walker Book. Congratulations!!

Mi hermano derecha

A boy with the potential to have the ball with the fastest ball of all times starred
Mi hermano derecha, the novel with which Pamela Pulido has won the SM Award El Barco de Vapor from Mexico. The book was presented at the FIL of Guadalajara, illustrated by Álex Herrerías.

White Ravens 2017

El secreto de Enola (
Edelvives), by Daniel Hernández Chambers (text) and David de las Heras (illustrations), has been included by the Internationale Jugendbibliothek (International Youth Library) on its catalog White Ravens 2017.


Cecilia Moreno has been selected for the Bienal de Ilustração Solidária Ajudaris (BIISA) from Porto (Portugal). Congratulations!

Sol Undurraga won a Mention on Iberoamerica Ilustra Catalog

Iberamérica Ilustra Catalog have good news. At its eighth edition, the jury has awarded wit a Mention to Sol Undurraga and has also selected to Estelí Meza. Congratulations!!

Benicio, Best Book Published

Benicio y el prodigioso náufrago (Benicio and the prodigious shipwreck), by Iban Barrenetxea (
A Buen Paso), has been recognized as Best Book Published during 2016, at the category of Children's Books, by the Ministry of Education, Culture and Sports of Spain. Congratulations!!!

Un ottimo lavoro, awarded in Italy

Un ottimo lavoro (
Sinnos), the Italian version of Iban Barrenetxea's El cuento del capintero (A Buen Paso), has been awarded by the Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Cento.

Leeureka Award

Aventuras y desventuras de los alimentos que cambiaron el mundo (
A Fin de Cuentos Editorial), written by Teresa Benéitez with the illustrations by Flavia Zorrilla, has won the 1st Ibero-American 'Leeureka' Award, convened by the University of Salamanca.


Maite Gurrutxaga illustrated Martín, published by
La Topera. This picture book won the 2015 Lazarillo Prize, promoted by the Spanish Organization for the Children and Youth Book (OEPLI) with the support of the Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport. 

Estelí Meza, mention at Sharjah

Estelí Meza recently received her honorable mention at the Sharjah Exhibition for Children's Book Illustrations of the United Arab Emirates. Congratulations!!

YA.NUNCA, Honorific Mention with Banco del Libro

YA.NUNCA, by Grassa Toro (text) and Cecilia Moreno (illustrations) and published by A Buen Paso, has received a Honorific Mention in the XXXVII Exhibition 'The best books for children and young people' of Banco del Libro (Venezuela).

La Inmortal

Judit is almost twelve and a gift for drawing. She lives with her mother and grandfather in Geneva. Her father, a famous painter, left for Hungary when she was a child. Maite Gurrutxaga illustrates La Inmortal, written by Ricard Ruiz Garzón, Edebé Prize for Children's Literature 2017.

Instrucciones para convertirse en pirata

2016 Barco de Vapor Award from Mexico, written by Erika Zepeda, has been illustrated by Anuska Allepuz. Instrucciones para convertirse en pirata (Instructions to become a pirate) was chosen by the jury for his ability to speak of a sensitive subject for children -the absence of the father- with a funny tone.


Náufragos, the graphic novel by Laura Perez (illustration) and Pablo Monforte (screenplay), wich won the IX Fnac Salamandra Graphic International Award comes to bookstores after months of "titanic" work.

Elena Odriozola, candidate for the Andersen Award

Spanish Organization for Children's and Youth (Oepli) -in collaboration with the Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport- nominated Elena Odriozola (illustrator) and Alfredo Gómez Cerdá (writer) to Hans Christian Andersen Award, the highest international recognition to a living author, also known as the "Nobel Prize for Children's Literature", awarded by IBBY since 1956.

El cuaderno de Pancha

Flavia Zorrilla illustrated the cover for El cuaderno de Pancha, book prized with the Barco de Vapor Award (SM Mexico).

Invitemos a leer

Estelí Meza won Honorable Mention in the XXVIII National Poster Contest Invitemos a leer promoted by FILIJ-Mexico. Congratulations!!

El viaje

Alex Herrerías has been selected by the program Jóvenes Creadores (Youth creators), promoted by the Ministry of Culture from Mexico, to complete its graphic novel El viaje (The journey). Congratulations!!!

FILIJ's catallogue

Estelí Meza, with Serenata, and Alex Herrerías, with Corre, armadillo, corre, have been selected by the XXVI Catálogo de Ilustradores de Publicaciones Infantiles y Juveniles promoted by Feria Internacional del Libro Infantil y Juvenil from Mexico (FILIJ).

Laura Perez, selected on 3x3 Magazine

The Laura Perez's cover on De muerte, collective graphic novel published by Ediciones GP in June, has been selected in the international awards 3x3 Magazine of Contemporary Illustration. Congratulations!

El secreto de Enola

The Ala Delta Award 2016 (Edelvives), El secreto de Enola, by Daniel Hernández Chambers, the images of David de las Heras wrap the text to transport us to a coastal village in England in 1989.

Boolino Awards

The second edition of the
Boolino Awards for children's fiction and illustrated album, in which we collaborate for first time, comes this year with a new category, juvenile fiction and two special categories, best literary and book best personalized blog.

Tomás Hijo, awarded by The Tolkien Society

The Tolkien Society announced its 2016 awards in its traditional annual dinner in York. In the artwork category the winner was Tomás Hijo with his spectacular linocut print The Prancing Pony.

Juan Palomino won the 8th International Prize for Illustration in Bologna

Juan Palomino (Mexico, 1984) won the 8th International Prize for Illustration Children's Book Fair – Fundación SM 2016 in Bologna.

El desorden que dejas

XX Spring Prize of Espasa takes cover by David de las Heras. El desorden que dejas, by Carlos Montero, is an intense psychological thriller narrated in first person by Rachel, a young professor of literature.

Ilustrarte 2016

Jesus Cisneros has received a special mention at the International Biennial Ilustrarte 2016. Cecilia Moreno, Ana Pez and Sol Undurraga also have been selected between 1,700 artists from 72 countries. Congratulations!

Laura Pérez wins Valencia Crea 2015

Laura Perez won Valencia Crea 2015, in the form of comics, with Empatía (Empathy).

Jaguar at IBBY Honour List

Jaguar, corazón de la montaña (Jaguar, heart of the mountain), published by Tecolote / Conaculta, has been included in the IBBY Honour List by Juan Palomino's illustrations. The book, written by Ana Paula Ojeda, brings us to the myths about animals in Mesoamerica and its symbolic value.

Elena Odriozola, BIB Golden Apple

Elena Odriozola won on BIB Golden Apple 2015 with her Frankenstein published with Nórdica Libros. Congratulations!


Álex Herrerías was selected in the first international competition and exhibition of Hispanic artists for children organized by HIChAE (Hispanic International Childrens Art Exhibition).

Invitemos a leer

Juan Palomino has obtained the first place, for his creativity, in the XXVII Concurso Nacional de Cartel 'Invitemos a leer' organized by Conaculta from Mexico.Congratulations!

Invitemos a leer

Alex Herrerias, with his poster, has been selected in the XXVII National Competition 'Invitemos a leer' from Mexico.

Elena Odriozola, National Award

Elena Odriozola has been awarded with the Illustration National Award 2015 from Spain for "her ability to renew itself and following a consistent line and the narrative potential of his work." Congratulations!

Segredos de um violino

The Brazilian section of IBBY, Fundação Nacional Do Livro Infantil E Juvenil, has selected Segredos de um violino (Edelbra), written by Fabrício Carpinejar and illustrated by Ana Pez, on the recommendation of its prizes.

David de las Heras wins the Junceda Award

David de las Heras won the Junceda Award with the cover for Kalimán en Jericó (Editorial Bambú). Congratulations!

Ana Pez, special mention in Bologna

Ana Pez has won a special mention, in the category Opera Prima of
BolognaRagazzi Awards 2015, for Mon Petit Frère Invisible (My little invisible brother), published in France by L'Agrume. Her book has been selected among 1,250 titles from 42 countries.

El niño que llegó con la niebla

Anuska Allepuz and Paloma Sánchez Ibarzábal introduce
El niño que llegó con la niebla (The child who came with mist), published by Everest. This story was finalist in the Children's Prize Leer es Vivir 2013.

Mention for Valeria Gallo

Bostezo (Yawn), by Teresa Jimena Solinís (text) and Valeria Gallo (illustrations), have been recognized with an honorable mention in the XVIII Concurso de Álbum Ilustrado A la Orilla del Viento of Fondo de Cultura Económica.

Gold medal for Folì

Gianluca Folì has won the gold medal awarded by the Society of Illustrators of New York, in the category of books, for his cover of La vita prodigiosa di Isidoro Sifflotin published by Feltrinelli.

Little Red Riding Hood, CANIEM award

Excited! Little Red Riding Hood, by Adolfo Serra and published by
Fondo de Cultura Economica, won the award of the National Chamber of the Mexican Publishing Industry Editorial Art 2014 (CANIEM) in the category of Picture Books. Congratulations, Adolfo!

El club de los bichos

Laura Pérez illustrates
El club de los bichos (Anaya), written by Laida Martínez Navarro. This novel has won the V Award for Children's Literature Málaga City 2014.


The book Sonno Gigante, Sonno Piccino (Topipittori), illustrated by Giulia Sagramola, has been selected for the Merit prize in the magazine 3x3 Picture Book Show. Congratulations!

AOI Awards

Anuska Allepuz has been selected at the shortlist of the
AOI Illustration Awards, the most comprehensive and highest profile illustration awards based in the UK. We hope she’ll be between the winners.


La nueva vida del señor Rutin, written by David Nel·lo, is the winning novel of the XXII EDEBE Award for Children's Literature. The book will be published, illustrated by Laura Pérez, in March.

Elena Odriozola wins the Euskadi Award

Elena Odriozola wins the “Euskadi” Literary Award, illustration category (2013), with  her poetic acrobatics in Tropecista, written by Jorge Gonzalvo and published by Bárbara Fiore Editora.

Il respiro del vento

The wind stars at this book illustrated by Jesus Cisneros. The wind as a metaphor for life.

Eguberria, National Award

Eguberria, published by Nerea, written by Juan Kruz Igerabide and illustrated by Elena Odriozola, has won the National Award in the category Children and Youth Books.

Barrenetxea, Euskadi Children's Book Prize

Iban Barrenetxea has received the Euskadi Children's Book Prize (Spain, 2012) with El cuento del carpintero, published by A buen paso.

Nominados a los Premios Inspira 2012

El calendario Derechos de la infancia, diseñado por Treze Comunicación y Pencil Ilustradores para la Gerencia de Servicios Sociales de la Junta de Castilla y León, es finalista de los Premios INSPIRA 2012, en la categoría  ‘Diseño aplicado a artes gráficas’, organizados por Foro Ingenio. El fallo se conocerá, el próximo 1 de junio, durante una ceremonia en el Teatro Principal de Burgos.

El carpintero, Premio Kirico

El Cuento del Carpintero, de Iban Barrenetxea, publicado por la editorial A Buen Paso, ha sido merecedor del Premio Libro Kirico 2011 otorgado por las más de noventa librerías del Club Kirico asociadas a CEGAL. El jurado ha destacado la calidad de esta obra, original y con mucho humor, además de las ilustraciones llenas de detalles.

Jesús Cisneros, premiado en Padua

Jesús Cisneros ha sido distinguido con el Premio Especial de I colori del sacro, muestra organizada por el Museo Diocesano de Padua. Gracias a esta distinción, ilustrará un texto de Alfredo Stoppa, que Kite - Passepartout Edizioni publicará en la primavera de 2013.

Gianluca Folì, bronce de la Society of Illustrators LA


Anuska Allepuz, seleccionada en Images 36


Caperucita, primera dragona

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