Kaylani Juanita


Kaylani Juanita's mission as an artist is to support the stories of the underrepresented and create new ways for people to imagine themselves. Her work has appeared at the Society of Illustrators and the BBC website, and she is the illustrator of the picture books Ta-Da! and winner of the ALA Stonewall Book Award for When Aidan Became a Brother. She lives in the Bay Area in California. Look for her online at kaylanijuanita.com and @kaylanijuanita on Twitter and Instagram.


When Aidan Became a Brother

Kyle Lukoff and Kaylani Juanita



Kathy Ellen Davis and Kaylani Juanita


Magnificent Homespun Brown: A Celebration

Samara Cole Doyon and Kaylani Juanita


A House for Every Bird

Megan Maynor and Kaylani Juanita