Your Mama (Hardcover)

By NoNieqa Ramos, Jacqueline Alcántara (Illustrator)

Versify, 9781328631886, 32pp.

Publication Date: April 6, 2021

List Price: 17.99*
* Individual store prices may vary.


A sweet twist on the age-old "yo mama" joke, celebrating fierce moms everywhere with playful lyricism and gorgeous illustrations. Perfect for Mother's Day.

About the Author

NoNieqa Ramos is an educator who wrote the THE DISTURBED GIRL’S DICTIONARY, a 2018 New York Public Library Best Book for Teens, a 2019 YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults Selection, and a 2019 In the Margins Award Top Ten pick. It earned starred reviews from Booklist, Voya, and Foreword. Hip Latina named her sophomore book THE TRUTH IS in“10 of the Best Latinx Young Adult Books of 2019.”  Remezcla included THE TRUTH IS in the “15 Best Books by Latino and Latin American Authors of 2019.” You might find NoNieqa in Virginia salsa dancing with her soulmate and her children Prince Lango Tango and PrincX Rainbow Cat.
Twitter: @nonieqaramos
Instagram: @nonieqa.ramos

Jacqueline Alcántara is a freelance illustrator and artist who spends her days drawing, writing and globe-trotting with her dog Possum. She is particularly excited about promoting inclusiveness and diversity in children’s literature and the illustration field in general. Her debut picture book, The Field, written by Baptiste Paul,was named a Best Book of 2018 by School Library JournalHorn BookKirkus Reviews, and Shelf AwarenessFreedom Soup, written by Tami Charles, has been named a Kids IndieNext Pick, a Kirkus Best Book of 2019, and has received four starred reviews! Jacqueline lives in Chicago, Illinois.
Twitter: @_jacqueline_ill
Instagram: _jacqueline_alcantara/