Mis colores, mi mundo = My colors, my world
By Maya Christina Gonzalez
Pura Belpré Honor Book, 2008. In this 2008 Pura Belpre Honor Book we meet Maya, who lives in the dusty desert She opens her eyes wide to find the colors in her world, from Papi's black hair and Mami's orange and purple flowers to Maya's red swing set and the fiery pink sunset. A joyful celebration of colors through a child's eyes.