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The First Rule of Punk by Celia Perez

The First Rule of Punk by Celia Perez. August 22, 2017. Viking Books for Young Readers, 336 p. ISBN: 9780425290408.  Int Lvl: 5-8; Rdg Lvl: 6.2; Lexile: 670. 800 more words


Disappeared by Francisco X. Stork

Disappeared by Francisco X. Stork. September 26, 2017. Arthur A. Levine Books, 329 p. ISBN: 9780545944472.  Int Lvl: YA; Rdg Lvl: YA; Lexile: 710.

Four months ago: Sara Zapata’s best friend disappeared, kidnapped by the web of criminals who terrorize Juàrez. 777 more words


Violence Against Transgender People Is on the Rise, Advocates Say

The cases are difficult to track, and the victims are mainly black and Hispanic women.

Published: November 9, 2017 at 05:30AM

U.S. By MAGGIE ASTOR… 67 more words


36 Hours in Latino New York City

The city’s Latino influences can be found throughout the cultural scene, from museums and street art to restaurants and night life.

Published: November 2, 2017 at 05:30AM… 70 more words


4 Picture Books Celebrating Hispanic Heritage

All the Way to Havana by Margarita Engle, illustrated by Mike Curato (9781627796422)

A boy and his family are heading to a birthday party for a newborn baby. 596 more words

Book Reviews

Deconstructing the Meaning of Home

“Home — So Different, So Appealing” explores the universal concept of home through the works of Latino artists. The exhibition moves to the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston on Nov. 79 more words


Arizona State University: ASU awarded Mellon grant to develop community-driven archival collections

Arizona State University: ASU awarded Mellon grant to develop community-driven archival collections. “Now an archivist at ASU Library, Godoy has worked tirelessly to grow its Chicano Research Collection and expand the library’s reach to the Latino community through public outreach that includes educational workshops on preservation of historic materials. 53 more words

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