Hispanic Heritage Month Booklist

banana [ ] (Pitt Poetry Series) By Paul Hlava Ceballos Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780822966937
Published: University of Pittsburgh Press - September 27th, 2022

Winner, Donald Hall Prize for Poetry
Finalist, 2023 NBCC Award for Poetry
Winner, 2023 Poetry Society of America Norma Farber First Book Award
Finalist, 2023 Washington State Book Award in Poetry
Finalist, 2024 Kate Tufts Discovery Award

The poems in Paul Hlava Ceballos’s debut collection banana [ ] reveal the extractive relationship the U

How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents By Julia Alvarez Cover Image
ISBN: 9781565129757
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Published: Algonquin Books - January 12th, 2010

Named A Great American Novel by The Atlantic!

From the international bestselling author of In the Time of the Butterflies and Afterlife, How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents  is "poignant...powerful...

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The Poet X By Elizabeth Acevedo Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062662811
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Published: Quill Tree Books - April 7th, 2020

Winner of the National Book Award for Young People’s Literature, the Michael L. Printz Award, and the Pura Belpré Award!

Furia By Yamile Saied Méndez Cover Image
ISBN: 9781643751894
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Published: Algonquin Young Readers - February 15th, 2022

Recipient of the 2021 Pura Belpré Young Adult Author Medal

One of BuzzFeed's Must-Read YA Books of 2020
A Best Book of the Year: Cosmopolitan * Kirkus Reviews * SheReads * New York Public Library 

“An engrossing #OwnVoices novel.&rd

I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter By Erika L. Sánchez Cover Image
ISBN: 9781524700515
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Published: Ember - March 5th, 2019

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • A “stunning” (America Ferrera) YA novel about a teenager coming to terms with losing her sister and finding herself amid the pressures, expectations, and stereotypes of growing up in a Mexican American home.

“Alive and crackling—a gritty tale wrapped in a page-turner. ”—The New York Times

Inventing Latinos: A New Story of American Racism By Laura E. Gómez Cover Image
ISBN: 9781620977613
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Published: New Press - September 6th, 2022

Named one of the Best Books of the Year by NPR

An NPR Best Book of the Year, exploring the impact of Latinos' new collective racial identity on the way Americans understand race, with a new afterword by the author

Finding Latinx: In Search of the Voices Redefining Latino Identity By Paola Ramos Cover Image
ISBN: 9781984899095
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Published: Vintage - October 20th, 2020

Latinos across the United States are redefining identities, pushing boundaries, and awakening politically in powerful and surprising ways. Many—Afrolatino, indigenous, Muslim, queer and undocumented, living in large cities and small towns—are voices who have been chronically overlooked in how the diverse population of almost sixty million Latinos in the U.S. has been represented.

Postcolonial Love Poem: Poems By Natalie Diaz Cover Image
ISBN: 9781644450147
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Published: Graywolf Press - March 3rd, 2020



Natalie Diaz’s highly anticipated follow-up to When My Brother Was an Aztec, winner of an American Book Award

The Undocumented Americans By Karla Cornejo Villavicencio Cover Image
ISBN: 9780399592706
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Published: One World - April 6th, 2021

NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALIST • One of the first undocumented immigrants to graduate from Harvard reveals the hidden lives of her fellow undocumented Americans in this deeply personal and groundbreaking portrait of a nation.

Unforgetting: A Memoir of Family, Migration, Gangs, and Revolution in the Americas By Roberto Lovato Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062938527
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Published: Harper Perennial - September 7th, 2021

An LA Times Best Book of the Year • A New York Times Editors' Pick • A Newsweek 25 Best Fall Books • A The Millions Most Anticipated Book of the Year

Vanishing Maps: A novel By Cristina García Cover Image
ISBN: 9780593534748
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Published: Knopf - July 18th, 2023

From the acclaimed author of Dreaming in Cuban, a follow-up novel that tracks four generations of the del Pino family against the tumultuous backdrops of Cuba, the U.S., Germany, and Russia in the new millennium

"A beautiful novel: hilarious one moment, haunting the next.” —Chris Bohjalian, author of The Flight Attendant and The Lioness

Solito: A Memoir By Javier Zamora Cover Image
ISBN: 9780593498088
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Published: Hogarth - June 6th, 2023

New York Times Bestseller • Read With Jenna Book Club Pick as seen on Today • Winner of the Los Angeles Times Christopher Isherwood Prize for Autobiography • Winner of the American Library Association Alex Award