The Princess and the Warrior: A Tale of Two Volcanoes

Written and illustrated by Duncan Tonatiuh

Hardcover edition

Publisher Abrams Imprint Abrams ISBN


Awards and Honors Buckeye Children's Book Award 2018 Winner <i>SLJ</i>’s Best Books of 2016, Nonfiction<br> <i>Kirkus Reviews</i> Best Books of 2016, Picture Books<br> NCTE Charlotte Huck Award for Outstanding Fiction for Children 2017, Recommended<br> <i>The New York Times</i> Best Illustrated Children’s Books of 2016<br> New York Public Library 2016 Best Books for Kids, Fairy Tales & Folklore<br> Charlotte Zolotow, 2017 Highly Commended<br> <i>Booklist</i> 2016 Lasting Connections, Social Studies<br> ALSC Notable Children’s Books 2017, Middle Readers<br> <i>Booklist</i> Top 10 Books for Youth 2017, Diverse Fiction<br> <i>BCCB</i> 2016 Blue Ribbons, Folklore<br> Parents’ Choice Award Winner, Picture Books Recommended<br> CSMCL Best Multicultural Books of 2016<br> 2016 Aesop Accolade<br> 2017 Américas Award, Commended Title

The Princess and the Warrior: A Tale of Two Volcanoes

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2017 Pura Belpré Award Honor, Illustrations

A reimagining of one of Mexico’s cherished legends about how two volcanoes formed from the love and devotion between a warrior and his princess. Author’s note. Glossary. Bibliography. Full-color illustrations were hand-drawn, then collaged digitally.
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