New Book Examines The Aftermath Of A Horrific Crime In Brownsville, Texas
How a Horrific Parent-Children Murder Impacted a Latino Town in Texas
By Cindy Casares | 04/22/2016 - 09:56

A new book is telling the real-life tale of a ghastly 2003 murder that rocked the Southern Texas town of Brownsville. 


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Woman Crush(ing the Patriarchy) Wednesday: Sofia Quintero
Woman Crush(ing the Patriarchy) Wednesday: Sofia Quintero
By Raquel Reichard | 04/06/2016 - 15:43

If you’re a lit-lover lookin’ for some feminist reads that center the mujeres in your ‘hood – Black, brown, queer, trans and hip-hop lovin’ – you are going to fall in love with this week’s #


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Meet the Queer Latina Behind 2016’s Dopest LGBT YA Book, 'Juliet Takes a Breath'
Meet the Queer Latina Behind 2016’s Dopest LGBT YA Book, 'Juliet Takes a Breath'
By Raquel Reichard | 03/24/2016 - 15:08

Looking for a queer coming-of-age novel that you could actually relate to? Oh, only since the first time you realized your attraction toward your same gender was widely considered strange and abnormal? No shit!


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This Afro-Latina Mom Wrote a Bilingual Book Called 'Bad Hair Doesn't Exist'
This Afro-Latina Mom Wrote a Bilingual Book Called 'Bad Hair Doesn't Exist'
By Raquel Reichard | 02/24/2016 - 10:11

Many of us grew up hearing about “pelo malo,” but Afro-Latina mom Sulma Arzu-Brown wants to make it clear that bad hair doesn’t exist.


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10 Young Adult Novels About The Immigrant Experience
11 Young Adult Novels About The Immigrant Experience
By Cristina Arreola | 02/12/2016 - 16:51

In today's political and social climate, immigrant stories — particularly in young adult literature — are beyond necessary.


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10 Bilingual Books For Children
10 Bilingual Books For Children
By Cristina Arreola | 02/05/2016 - 16:12

Research shows that being bilingual can make you more money, delay the chances of dementia, keep your brain strong and much, muc


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Matthew Di Paoli Author Killstanbul Interview
Matthew Di Paoli On His Debut Novel 'Killstanbul': "It Started With a Feeling"
By Connie Chavez | 01/25/2016 - 15:42

If you’re like me and you have a taste for the unusual, then Matthew Di Paoli’s Killstanbul is an absolute must-read.


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9 Books About Magic To Lose Yourself In This Weekend
9 Spellbinding Books About Magic & Witchcraft
By Cristina Arreola | 01/15/2016 - 16:04

Ever imagined you could apparate to an exotic location across the globe for a quick getaway?


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Matt De La Peña Is The First Latino To Win The Newbery Medal
Matt De La Peña is the First Latino to Win the Newbery Medal
By Cristina Arreola | 01/12/2016 - 10:01

Congratulations to Matt De La Peña, the first Latino author to win the prestigious John Newbery Medal for his distinguished contribution to children's literature.


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TK Latino Authors Share Their Best Writing Advice For National Novel Writing Month
8 Latino Authors Share Their Best Writing Advice For National Novel Writing Month
By Cristina Arreola | 11/19/2015 - 09:07

November marks National Novel Writing Month, a call-to-action that challenges aspiring writers to pen a 50,000 word novel in 30 days. Are you taking the NaNoWriMo plunge?


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