Guadalupe García McCall


Guadalupe García McCall is the author of Under the Mesquite (Lee and Low Books, 20111), a novel in verse which received the prestigious Pura Belpre Author Award, was a William C. Morris Finalist, and was included in Kirkus Review’s Best Teen Books of 2011, among many other accolades. Her second novel, Summer of the Mariposas (Tu Books, 2012), won a Westchester Young Adult Fiction award and was a finalist for the Andre Norton Award for Young Adult Science Fiction and Fantasy. Shame the Stars (Tu Books, 2016), received a starred review form Kirkus, is a Commended Title for the América’s Book Award and was chosen as a Texas Great Reads by the Center for the Book in affiliation with Texas State Library and the Library of Congress. All the Stars Denied (Tu Books, 2018) has already received a Kirkus starred review. Guadalupe is an Assistant Professor at George Fox University and lives with her husband in the Pacific Northwest.