I LOVE IT! To Selena, With Love by Chris Perez ~ This book was written about the famous singer, Selena, by her husband/fellow bandmate Chris Perez. It is such a beautiful book so far that really captures their relationship on and off stage!
Under the Mesquite by Guadalupe Garcia McCall - Throughout her high school years, as her mother battles cancer, Lupita takes on more responsibility for her house and seven younger siblings, while finding refuge in acting and writing poetry.
This Rebel Breed (1960). Rita Moreno as high school student Lola Montalvo visits a Los Angeles library to study sociology. A librarian (Lovyss Bradley) points her in the right direction. Aided by a Mexican-American gang, Lola’s brother Manuel (Richard Laurier) beats up her study partner Frank Serano (Mark Damon) as he leaves the library with Lola. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0054381/
A Latin American fiesta wedding with cacti, and tequila carts
Catahoula leopard dog is the only surviving dog to have been bred by Native Americans. A partial list of his supposed ancestors includes the Mexican Xoloitzculntli, the Peruvian Inca Orchid, the American dingo, and the red wolf.