Awards received  
     
 
1991
Merlín Prize: Dúas bágoas por Máquina.
1992
Runner up for the Feliciano Rolán Prize.
1993
First Prize for the Short Narative of Casa de Galicia de León: A rosquilleira.
1994
O Barco de Vapor Prize: O misterio dos fillos de Lúa.
1995
Edebé Prize: O estanque dos parrulos pobres.
1996
National Children's and Young Adult Literature Prize: O misterio dos fillos de Lúa.
1996
Ciudad de Pontevedra Prize.
1998
Included in the selection of "The White Ravens da Internationale Jugend Bibliothek of München" awards: ¡Prohibido casar, papá!
1999
Third in the Álvaro Cunqueiro Prize for Gastronomical Journalism: Repostería en Galicia.
2001
“Puro Cora” Prize.
2001
Lecturas Prize-Winner convened by GÁLIX: O misterio do cemiterio vello.
2003
Medalla Castelao medal from the Xunta de Galicia
2003
Benito Soto Prize: Filla das ondas.
2004
"Fernández del Riego 2003" Prize.
2006
Included in the selection of "The White Ravens da Internationale Jugend Bibliothek de München".: ¿Quen me quere adoptar?
2007
"IRMANDADE DO LIBRO. Auther of the year" Award from the Galician Bookseller Federation 2007.
2007
Finalist Prize-Winner for Premios Edición Galicia 2007 Award: Xela volveuse vampira!!
2008
"Ramón Cabanillas" Prize.
2009
Frei Martín Sarmiento Prize: A lagoa das nenas mudas.
2009
Candidate proposed by OEPLI, for the ASTRID LINDGREN Prize.
2009
Finalist for the Hache 2010 Prize (Cartagena).
2011
Galician candidate, put forward by GÁLIX, for the ASTRID LINDGREN Prize.
2013
"Xosé María Álvarez Blázquez. Auther of the year" Prize by the Galician Editors Asociation (Asociación Galega de Editores, AGE).
2013
Outstanding Books List 2013 Oslo, Norway. For the book O neno can.
2014 Frei Martín Sarmiento Prize: O neno can.
2015
Cultura Galega (Letras) Prize.
 
     

Honorary distinctions  
     
 
1994
List of Honours from CLIJ (Cuadernos de Literatura Infantil y Juvenil - Children and young adults Literature award: Chamizo.
1995
List of Honours from CLIJ (Cuadernos de Literatura Infantil y Juvenil - Children and young adults Literature award: ¡Asústate, Merche!
1996
Gold Emblem from the Moraña Town Hall.
1996
List of honours from CCEI: El estanque de los patos pobres.
1996
List of Honours from CLIJ (Cuadernos de Literatura Infantil y Juvenil - Children and young adults Literature award: O estanque dos parrulos pobres.
1998
List of Honours from CLIJ (Cuadernos de Literatura Infantil y Juvenil - Children and young adults Literature award: ¡Puag, que asco!
1999
Included in the selection for "The Best of the Decade" by CLIJ: ¡Puag, que noxo!; O misterio dos fillos de Lúa.
1999
Homage to the collection of work entitled Galician Letters, by the Monte Blance Association of Pontecesco (A Coruña).
1999
Silver & Gold insignia from the Cultural Ascociation of Santa Cecilia in Marín (Pontevedra).
1999
List of Honours from CLIJ (Cuadernos de Literatura Infantil y Juvenil - Children and young adults Literature award: Ás de mosca para Anxo.
2000
Gold insignia from the Cultural Ascociation of "Friends of Pontevedra".
2001
List of Honours from CLIJ (Cuadernos de Literatura Infantil y Juvenil - Children and young adults Literature award: Pimpín e dona gata.
2002
Candidate for the list of honours of International IBBY International Board on Books for young People: Ás de mosca para Anxo.
2003
Silver plate from SM Editorial for selling 100.000 copies of the novel "The mystery of Lúa kittens": El misterio de los hijos de Lúa.
2003
List of Honours from CLIJ (Cuadernos de Literatura Infantil y Juvenil - Children and young adults Literature award: Cando a Terra esqueceu xirar.
2004
Distinguished Galician award for the collective of Dialogos 90.
2005
Pontevedra Book Fair Award (by the Pontevedra Booksellers Association).
2007
List of Honours from CLIJ (Cuadernos de Literatura Infantil y Juvenil - Children and young adults Literature award: A lagoa das nenas mudas.
2007
List of Honours from CLIJ (Cuadernos de Literatura Infantil y Juvenil - Children and young adults Literature award: O meu avó é unha gata.
2007
List of Honours from CLIJ (Cuadernos de Literatura Infantil y Juvenil - Children and young adults Literature award: ¿Quen me quere adoptar?
2007
List of Honours from CLIJ (Cuadernos de Literatura Infantil y Juvenil - Children and young adults Literature award: Isha, nacida do corazón.
2008
Member of the PEN Club since the 12th of January 2008
2008
List of honours from CCEI: Apertas de vainilla.
2009
List of honours from CCEI: La paloma y el degollado.
2009
Honoured author in the X International Exhibition of the Children's and Young Adult's literature in Pontevedra.
2010
Writer of the month (February). AELG - Galician Language Writers As-sociation.
2011
List of Honours from CLIJ (Cuadernos de Literatura Infantil y Juvenil - Children and young adults Literature award: Fiz, o coleccionista de medos.
2011
In the culture section she wrote a piece on Potevedresa in the year 2010 (Diario de Pontevedra y Nova Caixa Galicia two galician Newspapers)
2013
GÁLIX Honorary Partner.
 
     

* Translated by Minia Vázquez Alonso (minia.alonso@gmail.com)