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Meet Lucky Diaz, Award-Winning Author and Musician

Meet Lucky Diaz, Award-Winning Author and Musician

Join us for a presentation with Lucky Diaz, author of Paletero Man and La Guitarrista, the Rockstar. This event will be followed by a book signing. 

About the Author

Lucky Diaz is a bilingual, songwriting, taco-eating, multi–Latin Grammy Award–winning and six-time Emmy–nominated musician, children’s television personality and author.  

As a first generation Mexican- American and self-proclaimed Pocho, Lucky is honored to be a representative for diversity and inclusion in children’s media.  

His work has been praised by NPR, Billboard magazine, People Magazine and the New York Times. He is a Parent’s Choice Gold Award and NAPPA Award winner. In 2020, his album Buenos Diaz was named an official selection of notable works for children by the American Library Association. Lucky’s debut picture book, Paletero Man, has been celebrated with a Kirkus Star, SLJ Star, Publisher’s Weekly Star and Book List Star.  His next picture book, La Guitarrista released to wide acclaim in May of 2023 on Harper Collins.

He currently lives in Los Angeles with his wife, Alisha, daughter, Indiana Maven and their dog Django. 


This event is for youth between the ages of 4-8 (preschool-2nd grade). Register by clicking on the "Begin Registration" button (below). 

Sunday, June 9, 2024
11:00am - 12:00pm
Pohick Meeting Room 1, Pohick Meeting Room 2
Library Branch:
Pohick Regional Library
Author Event Summer Reading Adventure
  Preschoolers     School Age Children  

Registration is required. There are 65 seats available.

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