Roc&iacute o Alejandro is an illustrator and author with several books published in Argentina, Brazil, the UAE, Mexico, the US, Spain, Italy, and Portugal. In 2017 she was the winner of the prestigious X Compostela Prize for the book La huerta de Sim&oacute n. Roc&iacute o's illustrations were selected by Golden Pinwheel Young Illustrators Competition in Shanghai and are also to be part of the Sharjah exhibitions for children's book illustration catalog in the UAE. She is the cofounder of &ldquo Mundos ilustrados,&rdquo the school of illustration where she teaches. Visit her at or follow her on Instagram @ rocioalejandro_ilustraciones.

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