10 Latin American Books All Latinas Should Read -Cosmopolitan.com
The Gendered Worlds of Latin American Women Workers: From Household and Factory to the Union Hall and Ballot Box (Comparative and International Working-Class History) by John D. French. $24.95. Publication: December 4, 1997. Publisher: Duke University Press Books (December 4, 1997)
Pura Belpre Award: "The Pura Belpré Award, established in 1996, is presented annually to a Latino/Latina writer and illustrator whose work best portrays, affirms, and celebrates the Latino cultural experience in an outstanding work of literature for children and youth."
A compilation of poems in Spanish and English written by various authors. Appropriate for all ages, from 3rd grade-high school. "Here are the sights, sounds, and smells of Latino culture in America...[by] Alicia Gaspar de Alba, Ana Castillo, Sandra Cisneros, Luis J. Rodriguez, Gary Soto, and Martin Espada." Fawcett Books/Ballantine Publishing, NY 1994, ISBN 0-449-70436-X, www.ballantinebooks.com