About the Author
SANDRA CISNEROS is the highly acclaimed author of many books, including The House on Mango Street and Woman Hollering Creek and Other Stories.
Carmen Tafolla is one of the most anthologized of all Latina poets, with poems for both adults and children appearing in more than 200 anthologies. She is the author of the Bluebonnet Award-nominated "Baby Coyote and the Old Woman. "Sharyll Teneyuca is a social justice lawyer and the niece of Emma Tenayuca. Terry Ybanez is the illustrator of "Christmas Tree: El arbol de Navidad "and "Hairs/Pelitos," They all live in San Antonio, Texas.