13 Latino Young Adult Authors To Know
13 Latino Young Adult Authors To Know
By Cristina Arreola | 09/15/2015 - 09:43

Latino authors have contributed some of the most beloved books in history — and young adult literature is no exception. Encourage your teenagers to get lost in the world of lit with one of these young adult novels by Latinos:

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Christina Diaz Gonzalez Moving Target Excerpt
Read Chapter One Of Christina Diaz Gonzalez's YA Adventure "Moving Target"
By Cristina Arreola | 08/25/2015 - 16:44

Christina Diaz Gonzalez's newest YA adventure Moving Target follows teenager Cassie Arroyo, a Latina living in Rome with her father, an art historian w

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Pablo Neruda Book
9 Quotes About Love From Our Favorite Latino Authors
By Cristina Arreola | 05/16/2015 - 10:00

The poet in all of us always wants to take pen to paper when we've fallen in love, but often, the odes and sonnets are best left to the professionals.

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Latino Banned Books
8 Banned Books by Latino Authors
By Cristina Arreola | 02/24/2015 - 18:15

In recent months, The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao has come under fire f

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Latina's 2015 Reading List
Book Club: Latina's 2015 Reading List
By Cristina Arreola | 01/11/2015 - 12:00

This year, make it your resolution to read more: more novels, more female authors, more newspapers, more magazines, and most importantly, more Latino authors.

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Oscar Hijuelos Dead at Age 62
Pulitzer Prize Winning Author Oscar Hijuelos Dies at 62
By Cristina Arreola | 10/13/2013 - 18:54

Pulitzer Prize winning novelist Oscar Hijuelos is dead at the age of 62.

According to the New York Times, Hijuelos, the author of The Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love, collapsed on a tennis court in Manhattan on Saturday and never regained consciousness.

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Junot Diaz
Junot Diaz Gets Honorary Doctorate From Brown University
By Amaris Castillo | 05/28/2013 - 13:23

Junot Díaz received an honorary doctorate from Brown University on Sunday. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the acclaimed writer received one of six honorary doctorate degrees from the Ivy League institution in Providence, Rhode Island.

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Latino author Paulo Coehlo
Our Favorite Latino Authors
By Desiree Browne | 10/02/2012 - 15:00

In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, we're taking a look at some of our favorite Latino authors. Get ready to amp up your reading list with these selections. Who is your favorite? 

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Woman Reading Book
7 Books Every Latina Should Read During Hispanic Heritage Month
By Sugey Palomares | 09/26/2012 - 16:00

There’s no better way to celebrate Hispanic Heritage month than by celebrating our amazing authors and the memorable stories they create. Here are seven books to add to your reading list this month. Enjoy! 

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