Denise Vega is the award-winning author of six books from toddler to teen, including Build a Burrito: A Counting Book in English and Spanish
, illustrated by Caldecott Medal winner David Diaz and Grandmother, Have the Angels Come?
illustrated by Erin Eitter Kono, which won the Living In Color Literary Award for best Children’s Picture Book, the Colorado Book Award for Children’s Literature, and the Colorado Authors’ League Award for Children’s Book-Length Fiction, and was an Américas Award Commended Title. Her newest picture book, If Your Monster Won't Go To Bed
was published spring 2017 (Knopf/Random House). Denise lives in Denver with her family where she loves to hike, walk, swim, read, and eat French fries. Find out more about Denise, her books, and her idiosyncrasies at www.denisevega.com