It’s Latinx Heritage Month and we’re celebrating by helping you add a few new titles to your shelf!


  1. Dominicana by Angie Cruz
  2. Sea Monsters by Chloe Aridjis
  3. Gods Of Jade And Shadow By Silvia Moreno-Garcia
  4. Painting Their Portraits in Winter: Stories by Myriam Gurba
  5. Her Body and Other Parties by Carmen Maria Machado
  6. Cockfight by Maria Fernanda Ampuero
  7. Sabrina & Corina by Kali Fajardo-Anstine
  8. The Vanished Birds by Simon Jimenez
  9. Lot by Bryan Washington
  10. Big Familia by Tomas Moniz
  11. The Remainder by Alia Trabucco Zeran
  12. Love War Stories by Ivelisse Rodríguez
  13. The House of Impossible Beauties by Joseph Cassara
  14. Afterlife by Julia Alvarez
  15. How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents by Julia Alvarez
  16. The Iliac Crest by Sarah Booker (Translated by), Cristina Rivera Garza
  17. Mephisto’s Waltz: Selected Short Stories by Sergio Pitol
  18. Tears of the Trufflepig by Fernando A. Flores
  19. Veins of the Ocean by Patricia Engel
  20. Cars on Fire by Mónica Ramón Ríos (translated by Robin Myers)
  21. Natural History by Carlos Fonseca
  22. The Taste of Sugar by Marisel Vera         
  23. Night at the Fiestas: Stories by Kirstin Valdez Quade
  24. The Fallen by Carlos Manuel Álvarez
  25. Lovers on All Saints’ Day: Stories by Juan Gabriel Vasquez
  26. Locas by Yxta Maya Murray
  27. By the Lake of Sleeping Children by Luis Alberto Urrea
  28. The Lost Book Of Adana Moreau by Michael Zapata
  29. Mexican Gothic by Silvia Moreno-Garcia
  30. The House of Broken Angels by Luis Alberto Urrea
  31. Faces in the Crowd by Valeria Luiselli
  32. Where We Come From by Oscar Cásares
  33. Lotería by Mario Alberto Zambrano
  34. The Book of Lost Saints by Daniel José Older
  35. Both Sides: Stories from the Border edited by Gabino Iglesias
  36. Mexican Bestiary by David Bowles
  37. The Dead Will Rise and Save Us: Stories by Paul Pedroza
  38. Serpiente emplumada, corazon del cielo by David Bowles
  39. Like This Afternoon Forever by Jaime Manrique
  40. Black Sugar by Miguel Bonnefoy
  41. The Crossed-Out Notebook by Nicolás Giacobone
  42. The Book of Unknown Americans by Cristina Henríquez
  43. Dahlia Season: stories & a novella by Myriam Gurba
  44. It Would Be Night in Caracas by Karina Sainz Borgo
  45. Across the Wire by Luis Alberto Urrea
  46. Fiebre Tropical by Juliana Delgado Lopera
  47. Humiliation: Stories by Paulina Flores
  48. Jakarta by Rodrigo Marquez Tizano
  49. Space Invaders by Nona Fernández
  50. Lost Children Archive By Valeria Luiselli  
  51. The Story of My Teeth by Valeria Luiselli
  52. Hurricane Season by Fernanda Melchor
  53. The House Of The Spirits by Isabel Allende
  54. Daughter of Fortune by Isabel Allende
  55. A Long Petal Of The Sea by Isabel Allende
  56. Island Beneath the Sea by Isabel Allende
  57. Eva Luna by Isabel Allende
  58. Woman Hollering Creek and other stories by Sandra Cisneros

Graphic Novels

  1. Diary Of A Reluctant Dreamer By Alberto Ledesma
  2. LEÑADORAS: Todas a Una by Noelle Stevenson


  1. Bareback Nightfall by Joshua Escobar
  2. Citizen Illegal by Jose Olivarez                    
  3. Unaccompanied by Javier Zamora
  4. Heart Like a Window, Mouth Like a Cliff by Sara Borjas
  5. Poetics without Borders edited by A. Geist, A. Sanchez, J.A. Crosby, & B. Vazquez
  6. Body of Render: Poems by Felicia Zamora
  7. Guillotine by Eduardo Corral
  8. Virgin: Poems by Analicia Sotelo
  9. Cenzontle by Marcelo Hernandez Castillo
  10. Nepantla: An Anthology Dedicated to Queer Poets of Color, Edited by Christopher Soto
  11. Today by Juan Gelman (translated by Lisa Rose Bradford)
  12. Post Traumatic Hood Disorder by David Tomas Martinez
  13. Peluda by Melissa Lozada-Oliva
  14. When My Brother Was an Aztec by Natalie Diaz
  15. Enfermario by Gabriela Torres Olivares
  16. Lima :: Limón by Natalie Scenters-Zapico
  17. The Carrying by Ada Limón
  18. I’m Alive. It Hurts. I Love It. by Joshua Jennifer Espinoza
  19. Knitting the Fog by Claudia D. Hernandez
  20. Our Lady of the Crossword by Rigoberto Gonzalez
  21. This Is Not A Frank Ocean Cover Album by Alan Chazaro
  22. The Winter Garden Photograph by Reina Maria Rodriquez
  23. Twenty Love Poems and a Song of Despair by Pablo Neruda
  24. This American Autopsy by José Antonio Rodriguez
  25. Refuse by Julian Randall
  26. The Easy Body by Tatiana Luboviski-Acosta
  27. Postcolonial Love Poem by Natalie Diaz
  28. Bougainvillea by Elizabeth Quiñones-Zaldaña
  29. Blue Label by Eduardo Sánchez Rugeles
  30. Cruel Futures by Carmen Gimenez Smith
  31. Be Recorder by Carmen Gimenez Smith
  32. Nostalgia for Death by Xavier Villaurrutia and Hieroglyphs of Desire by Octavio Paz
  33. Hijito by Carlos Andres Gomez
  34. Latinext
  35. Dark Times Filled with Light by Juan Gelman
  36. After Ruben by Francisco Aragon


  1. My Time to Speak : Reclaiming Ancestry and Confronting Race by Ilia Calderón
  2. Mean by Myriam Gurba
  3. The Devil’s Highway by Luis Alberto Urrea
  4. Ordinary Girls: A Memoir by Jaquira Diaz
  5. My Time Among the Whites by Jennine Capó Crucet
  6. Cruising: An Intimate History of a Radical Pastime by Alex Espinoza
  7. The Boy Kings Of Texas by Domingo Martinez
  8. Frida In America By Celia Stahr
  9. Light in the Dark by Gloria Anzaldua
  10. The Distance Between Us By Reyna Grande
  11. Beatriz Allende by Tanya Harmer
  12. Children Of The Land By Marcelo Hernandez Castillo
  13. How Does It Feel to Be Unwanted? by Eileen Truax
  14. A Cup of Water Under My Bed by Daisy Hernandez
  15. In the Dream House by Carmen Maria Machado
  16. Feminism for the Americas : The Making of an International Human Rights Movement by Katherine M. Marino
  17. The Young Lords by Johanna Fernández
  18. An African American and Latinx History of the United States by Paul Ortiz
  19. Native Country Of The Heart: A Memoir By Cherríe Moraga
  20. Happier as a Woman by Martina Giselle Ramirez and Alicia Partnoy
  21. Bruja: A Dreamoir By Wendy C. Ortiz
  22. Excavation By Wendy C. Ortiz
  23. All the Agents and Saints by Stephanie Elizondo Griest
  24. Tell Me How It Ends: An Essay in Forty Questions by Valeria Luiselli
  25. Dreamers: An Immigrant Generation’s Fight for Their American Dream by Eileen Truax
  26. El Jefe: The Stalking of Chapo Guzman by Alan Feuer


  1. ¡Salud! Vegan Mexican Cookbook
  2. Made in Mexico: The Cookbook by Danny Mena   
  3. Frida’s Fiestas by Marie-Pierre Colle, Guadalupe Rivera

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