Inspiring Latina: Meet Noëlle Santos, An Afro-Latina Campaigning For The Only Bookstore In The Bronx
Inspiring Latina: Meet Noëlle Santos, An Afro-Boricua Campaigning for the Only Bookstore In the Bronx
By Bianca Mercado | 02/21/2017 - 11:42

Noelle Santos is determined to bring her dual purposed vision of an indie bookstore and wine bar, ingeniously named The Lit.


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EXCLUSIVE BOOK EXCERPT: The Education of Margot Sanchez
EXCLUSIVE: Read an Excerpt from Lilliam Rivera's 'The Education of Margot Sanchez'
By Jesus Trivino | 02/03/2017 - 18:00

Journalist-turned-author Lilliam Rivera is familia.


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This New Bilingual Children’s Book Teaches Young Latinas That Beauty Comes in All Colors
This New Bilingual Children’s Book Teaches Young Latinas That Beauty Comes in All Colors
By Raquel Reichard | 01/12/2017 - 12:02

Growing up Puerto Rican meant family photos included relatives of just about every shade.


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9 Books Written By Latinas In 2016 That Are Inspiring AF
9 Books Written By Latinas In 2016 That Are Inspiring AF
By Robyn Moreno | 12/23/2016 - 14:23

From personal journeys to woke fiction, here are some kick-ass reads that will move your spirit and motivate your life for 2017!


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This Junot Diaz Poem Recognizes The True Meaning of Latino Heroism
This Junot Díaz Poem Recognizes The True Meaning of Latino Heroism
By Barbara Gonzalez | 11/02/2016 - 14:30

Junot Díaz never ceases to amaze us with his imeccable talent for portraying the Latinx community in the radiant light we deserve. 


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6 Latina Book Characters You Could Relate to Growing Up
6 Latina Book Characters You Could Relate to Growing Up
By Barbara Gonzalez | 09/11/2016 - 11:00

Even if the media didn't always portray accurate representations of Latina girls, there was one place we could turn to see ourselves: literature.


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Inspiring Latina: Carmen Rita
Why This Author Writes Fictional Books About Career-Driven Latinas
By Daniela Herrera | 08/10/2016 - 12:40

As a former finance expert and TV host, Carmen Rita Wong experienced first-hand the ups and downs of being a driven, successful Latina.


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14 Books By Latinx Authors You Should Know About
9 Books By Latinx Authors You Should Know About
By Barbara Gonzalez | 06/19/2016 - 13:00

The sun is finally out and vacation season is here. Need a book to read on your flight, on the beach or anywhere else you're chilling this summer? These books are definitely for you.


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Inspiring Latina: Meet Chloe Fernandez, a 9-Year-Old Author Living with PCD
Inspiring Latina: Meet Chloe Fernandez, a 9-Year-Old Author Living with PCD
By Raquel Reichard | 05/17/2016 - 15:49

Chloe R. Fernandez is a published author, model and actress who has written a script for a TV show and has a stellar idea for a health app.


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Mexican-American Studies Textbook Claims Chicanos Want to “Destroy This Society”
Mexican-American Studies Textbook Claims Chicanos Want to “Destroy This Society”
By Raquel Reichard | 05/12/2016 - 15:34

This isn’t the textbook Texas activists had in mind when they were calling for more literature on Mexican-American history.


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