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Hispanic and Latino Authors

FICTION

Lost City Radio
Daniel Alarcón (Peru)

Island Beneath the Sea
Isabel Allende (Chile)

Saving the World
Julia Alvarez (Dominican Republic)

Woes of the True Policeman
Roberto Bolaño (Chile)

Have You Seen Marie?
Sandra Cisneros (U.S., Mexican descent)

Aleph
Paulo Coelho (Brazil)

The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao
Junot Díaz (Dominican Republic)

Adam in Eden
Carlos Fuentes (Mexico)

Dreaming in Cuban
Cristina García (Cuba)

One Hundred Years of Solitude
Gabriel García Márquez (Colombia)

Say Her Name
Francisco Goldman (Guatemala)

The Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love: a Novel
Oscar Hijuelos (U.S., Cuban decent)

Havana World Series
José Latour (Cuba)

The Realm of Hungry Spirits
Lorraine López (U.S., Mexican descent)

Purgatory
Tomás Eloy Martínez (Argentina)

Cubop City Blues
Pablo Medina (Cuba)

Adios, Happy Homeland!
Ana Menéndez (Cuba)

The Queen Jade
Yxta Maya Murray (Guatemala)

The Book of Lost Saints
Daniel José Older (U.S., Cuban descent)

Delirium
Laura Restrepo (Colombia)

Oye what I’m gonna tell you
Cecilia Rodríguez Milanés (U.S., Cuban descent)

Into the Beautiful North
Luis Alberto Urrea (U.S., Mexican descent)

The Dream of the Celt
Mario Vargas Llosa (Peru)

 

En Español

La Isla Bajo el Mar
Isabel Allende (Chile) SPANISH FIC ALLENDE

La Última de las Muchachas del Menú
Denise Chávez (U.S., Mexican descent)  SPANISH FIC CHAVEZ

¿Has Visto a Maria?
Sandra Cisneros (U.S., Mexican descent) SPANISH FIC CISNEROS

La Breve y Maravillosa Vida de Óscar Wao
Junot Díaz (Dominican Republic) SPANISH FIC DIAZ

Malinche
Laura Esquivel (Mexico) SPANISH FIC ESQUIVEL

Soñar en Cubano
Cristina García (Cuba) SPANISH FIC GARCIA

Cien Años de Soledad
Gabriel García Márquez (Colombia) SPANISH FIC GARCIA MARQUEZ

Los secretos de Maya: deliciosas recetas Latinas para una buena salud
Maya León-Meis (Peru) 641.598 LEO

Maridos
Ángeles Mastretta (Mexico) SPANISH FIC MASTRETTA

...y no se lo Tragó la Tierra
Tomás Rivera (U.S., Mexican descent) FIC RIVERA (Spanish)

Chicano
Richard Vasquez (U.S.) SPANISH FIC VASQUEZ

Pocho: En Español
José Antonio Villarreal (U.S., Mexican descent) SPANISH FIC VILLARREAL

Diarios de Motocicleta: Notas de Viaje por América Latina
Ernesto “Che” Guevera (Argentina) Spanish 918 GUE

 

NONFICTION

Definitely Hispanic: Growing up Latino and Celebrating What Unites Us
LeJuan James (U.S., Dominican Republic descent) 305.868 JAM

Where I Come From: Life Lessons from a Latino Chef
Aarón Sánchez (U.S., Mexican descent) 641.5 SAN

My Mexico City Kitchen: Recipes and Convictions
Gabriela Cámara (Mexico) 641.5972 CAM

Sudden Fiction Latino: Short-Short Stories from the United States and Latin America
Robert Shapard 808.83 SUD

Lima: limón
Natalie Scenters-Zapico (U.S., Mexican descent) 811.6 SCE

Butterfly Boy: Memories of a Chicano Mariposa
Rigoberto González 813.54 GON

The Motorcycle Diaries: Notes on a Latin American Journey
Ernesto “Che” Guevera (Argentina) 918.GUE

Native Country of the Heart: a Memoir
Cherríe Morage (U.S., Mexican descent) 973.0468 MOR

 

*part of a series     

Rev. ajb 2/20