Sep 15, 2015 · Cuban-American author Christina Diaz Gonzalez writes young adult novels focused on Latina characters. Her latest novel, A Thunderous Whisper, follows a 12-year-old Spanish girl named Ani during the Spanish Civil War. When Nazis overtake the sleepy town of Guernica, where she lives, she must find a way to fight back. Winner of a 2011 International Latino Book Award for Best Young Adult Novel, Caridad Ferrer’s When the Stars Go Blue tells the story of recent high school graduate Soledad Reyes, an aspiring.
May 14, 2014 · 5 Latina Young Adult Authors You Need on Your Radar. Young adult books are hotter than ever and showing no sign of slowing down. But the recent We Need Diverse Books campaign is a harsh reminder Author: Valerie Tejeda. Young Adult Novels By Latino Authors People Of Every Age Should Read. epicreads / Instagram. By danielli February 13, 2019 at 2:21 pm. Whether you’ve got a summer vacation of soaking up all the Young Adult (YA) fiction on the beach your melanin skin can handle or taking a weekend to revel in another world that reminds you of all those summers Author: Danielli.
Lilliam Rivera Lilliam Rivera is an award-winning writer and author of the young-adult novels Dealing in Dreams (forthcoming from Simon & Schuster in March 2019) and The Education of Margot Sanchez, available now in bookstores everywhere. Rivera lives in Los Angeles. In this booklist, you'll find a range of titles — young adult novels by award-winning Hispanic-American authors, bilingual poetry, biography, memoir — celebrating Latino .