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2021 Notable Books
by José B. González

2021 is already lining up as a banner year for established Latinx authors. These books by the following authors are already making blissful waves: Quiara Alegriá Hudes, Isabel Allende, Sheila Maldonado, Urayoan Noel, Kirstin Valdez Quade, Margarita Engle, Brenda Peynado, and Laurie Ann Guerrero.

Interview with Laurie Ann Guerrero
by León Salvatierra

León Salvatierra Laurie Ann Guerrero is part of a Latino Stories series with Latinx authors. Poets & Writers Magazine named Guerrero one of 10 top debut poets in 2014, the same year she appeared in our Top 10 New Author List.


Interview with Francisco Aragón
by José B. González

Latinx letters champion, and author of the groundbreaking, After Rubén poetry collection.

Interview with Maceo Montoya
By Leon Salvatierra

“A truly great writer is neither a lightning bolt nor an accident….”


Our stories are the greatest gift 
we can give. To others. 
To ourselves. 

Top Latino Latinx High School Books

High school students, teachers, and parents, take note.

The Queen of Never Giving Up
by José B. González

“Nobody likes to be called a racist … but you don’t label things as what they are,” says Maria Hinojosa

Jenny Torres Sanchez
by Jessica Galán

“I’ve been in publishing for ten years now and I’ve always believed in shining a light…”



Check out our Latinx Author Video of the Month, featuring Jacqueline Balderrama.


Blessed Through Revision
By Moncho Alvarado

“It was so hard for me to be compassionate towards older poems.”

Top 2020 Authors
by Staff

One of the most eclectic we’ve ever put together, this list features authors from various genres.

The Best Book of 2020
by Steve Moises

Find out what makes this book the best of 2020.

From politics to mental health and chisme, these podcasts are good for the mind and soul.

Perfect for children looking who should see themselves on pages.


Popular Videos of Latinx Authors

Latinx authors reading, delivering speeches, …

Latino Boom & Other Resources

Full text of Latino Fiction and a guide for Latino Boom.

U.S. Latino Census Data & Other Info

Data on Latinos in the U.S.


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