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In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month we’ve compiled a list of picture books, chapter books, middle grade novels and books for young adults written by Latinx authors. Enjoy!

Picture Books

Sip, Slurp, Soup, Soup Caldo, Caldo, Caldo by Diane Gonzales Bertrand

Magda’s Tortillas by Becky Chavarría-Cháirez

Alma and How She Got Her Name by Juana Martinez-Neal

Carmela Full of Wishes by Matt de la Peña

Danza! Amalia Hernández and El Ballet Folklórico de México by Duncan Tonatiuh

Just Ask! Be Different, Be Brave, Be You by Sonia Sotomayor

Chato’s Kitchen by Gary Soto

My Papi Has a Motorcycle by Isable Quintero

Mango, Abuela, and Me by Meg Medina

Niño Wrestles the World by Yuyi Morales

Dreamers by Yuyi Morales (eBook)

Islandborn by Junot Díaz

All Around Us by Xelena Gonzalez (eBook

Chapter Books

Lola Levine is Not Mean by Monica Brown

Sarai and the Meaning of Awesome by Sarai Gonzalez & Monica Brown

Juana & Lucas by Juana Medina

Ugly Cat and Pablo by Isabel Quintero

Luz Makes a Splash by Claudia Davila

Middle Grade

Love Sugar Magic: A Dash of Trouble by Ana Meriano

Dreams from Many Rivers: A Hispanic History of the United States Told in Poems by Margarita Engle

Paola Santiago and the River of Tears by Tehlor Kay Mejia (eBook)

The First Rule of Punk by Celia C. Pérez

Me, Frida, and the Secret of the Peacock Ring by Angela Cervantes

The Epic Fail of Arturo Zamora by Pablo Cartaya

Mañanaland by Pam Muñoz Ryan

90 Miles to Havana by Enrique Flores-Galbis (eAudio)

Sal & Gabi Break the Universe by Carlos Hernandez.

Enchanted Air: Two Cultures, Two Wings: A Memoir by Margarita Engle

Young Adult

The Poet X by Elizabeth Acevedo

Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe by Benjamin Alire Sáenz,

I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter by Erika L. Sanchez

Juliet Takes a Breath by Gabby Rivera

We Set the Dark on Fire by Tehlor Kay Mejia

Yaqui Delgado Wants to Kick Your Ass by Meg Medina

Mexican White Boy by Matt de la Peña

Shadowshaper by Daniel José Older

They Both Die at the End by Adam Silvera

The Education of Margot Sanchez by Lilliam Rivera

All the Stars Denied by Guadalupe Garcia McCall

When the Moon Was Ours by Anna-Marie McLemore

Photographic: The Life of Graciela Iturbide by Isabel Quintero

Pride by Ibi Zoboi


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