Mr. Mendoza's Paintbrush
by Luis Alberto Urrea
illustrated by Christopher Cardinale
Summery: Tells a story of a graffiti artist, Mr. Mendoza, who goes about the Mexican village of Rosario creating masterpieces that reflect the social ills of the city. One day his paintbrush creates a miraculous event that no one in Rosario ever forgets.
Cinco Puntos Press, 2010.