Inspiring Latina: Author Melissa Grey On The Challenges Of Writing As A Career
Inspiring Latina: Author Melissa Grey On The Challenges Of Writing As A Career
By Cristina Arreola | 10/22/2015 - 09:22

For Melissa Grey, writing and publishing her first book was a years-long process fraught with half-baked fantasy worlds, World War II-era vampires, and NaNoWriMo fails. 


Read more
Best Celebrity Cookbooks
Your Bookshelf (And Your Stomach!) Need These Celebrity Cookbooks
By The Latin Kitchen | 10/21/2015 - 09:47

Have you always wanted to dine with your favorite celebrity? If you can’t make that happen, then we’ve got the next best thing: their cookbooks.


Read more
Dia De Los Muertos Books Movies
7 Books & Movies For Kids About Dia De Los Muertos
By Cristina Arreola | 10/07/2015 - 13:36

October is here, and Halloween season is upon us. Soon enough, we will begin to celebrate another autumnal holiday: Dia De Los Muertos.


Read more
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:


Read more
These 'Anti-Princess' Children's Books Hope To Inspire Young Latinas
These 'Anti-Princess' Children's Books Hope To Inspire Young Latinas
By Cristina Arreola | 09/09/2015 - 15:29

Have you ever wondered why Disney princesses always need to be saved by some prince? Why can't they save themselves? Why can't one of their badass girlfriends could lend them a hand?


Read more
FBI Spied Gabriel Garcia Marquez
The FBI Reportedly Spied on Gabriel García Márquez For 24 Years
By Cristina Arreola | 09/08/2015 - 10:57

One Hundred Years of Solitude... or 24 years of constant surveillance? 


Read more
Inspiring Latina: Christina Diaz Gonzalez Spills On Her YA Adventure "Moving Target"
Inspiring Latina: Christina Diaz Gonzalez Spills On Her YA Adventure "Moving Target"
By Cristina Arreola | 08/25/2015 - 15:04

Christina Diaz Gonzalez is, without a doubt, one of the most beloved, renowned authors in Latino young adult literature.


Read more
13 Books With An Afro-Latino Protagonist
13 Books With An Afro-Latino Protagonist
By Cristina Arreola | 08/09/2015 - 11:49

August 9 is National Book Lovers Day, a full 24 hours to celebrate those among us who would just rather spend their days wrapped up in a good novel.


Read more
Books About Cuba
10 Must-Read Books About Cuba
By Cristina Arreola | 06/22/2015 - 15:15

From Ernest Hemingway to Graham Greene, countless authors (Cuban and non-Cuban, alike!) have found their inspiration in the culture and politics of the island nation.


Read more
Surprise: Study Shows Majority of Children's Book Characters Are White
Surprise: Study Shows Majority of Children's Book Characters Are White
By Raquel Reichard | 06/12/2015 - 10:10

It looks like Hollywood isn't alone in underrepresenting people of color.


Read more