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2017 Book of the Month Selections

National Latino Book Club Selections

2017 Book of the Month Series

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April 2017 Book of the Month:

With the River on our Face
by Emmy Perez
  

Published by University of Arizona Press

April BoM

April Additional Conversations with:

Arroz conn Pollo and Apple Pie: Raising Bicultural Children
 
by Maritere Rodriguez Bellas

Published by Create Space Independent Publishing Platform


 


March 2017 Book of the Month:

Self-Made:
Becoming Empowered, Self-Reliant and Rich in Every Way
by Nely Galan
  

Published by Spiegel& Grau

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March BoM

March Additional Conversations with:

The Mother God Made Me to Be   by Karen Valentin
Published by Hachette Book Group

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February 2017 Book of the Month:

Love Field by Virginia Alanis  

Published by Floricanto Press

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February BoM

February Additional Conversations with: 12 Palabras al Azar / 12 Random Words by Fabiana Elisa Martinez
 
Published by:  Talk Active LLC

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January 2017 Book of the Month:

Labyrinth Lost by Zoraida Córdova

Published by Sourcebooks Fire

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December 2016 Book of the Month:

Daring to Write – Contemporary Narratives by Dominican Women
Edited by Erika M. Martínez

Published by Grove Press

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November 2016 Book of the Month:

The Veins of the Ocean

Published by Grove Press

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October 2016 Book of the Month:

The Water of Life Remains in the Dead by Maria Nieto

Published by Floricanto Press

 

 

 

 

 

 


August 2016 Book of the Month:

Luck is Just the Beginning by Celeste Leon

Published byFloricanto Press

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July 2016 Book of the Month:

Nothing Up My Sleeve by Diana Lopez
Published by Hachette Book Group / Little Brown and Company

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June 2016 Book of the Month:

In Search of the Luminous Heart by Victoria Rivera McKinley

June 2016: Victoria Rivera McKinley author of In Search of the Luminous Heart published by O Books

June 2016: Victoria Rivera McKinley author of In Search of the Luminous Heart published by O Books

June BoM Outside Links: Author Publisher
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2016 SELECTIONS


January 2016 Book of the Month:

Sofrito by Phillippe Diederich

January 2016: Phillippe Diederich author of Sofrito published by Cinco Puntos Press

January 2016: Phillippe Diederich author of Sofrito published by Cinco Puntos Press

Jan BoM Outside Links: Book Author Publisher
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February 2016 Book of the Month:

Deep Down Dark by Héctor Tobar

February 2016: Héctor Tobar author of Deep Down Dark published by Picador Trade Press

February 2016: Héctor Tobar author of Deep Down Dark published by Picador Trade Press

Feb BoM Outside Links: Book Author Publisher
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March 2016 Book of the Month:

Twain & Stanley Enter Paradise by Oscar Hijuelos

March 2016: Oscar Hijuelos author of Twain & Stanley Enter Paradise published by Grand Central Publishing

March 2016: Oscar Hijuelos author of Twain & Stanley Enter Paradise published by Grand Central Publishing

Mar BoM Outside Links: Book Author Publisher


April 2016 Book of the Month:

Rant. Chant. Chisme. by Amalia Ortiz

April 2016: Amalia Ortiz author of Rant. Chant. Chisme. published by Wings Press

April 2016: Amalia Ortiz author of Rant. Chant. Chisme. published by Wings Press

Apr BoM Outside Links: Book Author Publisher
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May 2016 Book of the Month:

When Reason Breaks by Cindy L. Rodriguez

May 2016: Cindy L. Rodriguez author of When Reason Breaks

May 2016: Cindy L. Rodriguez author of When Reason Breaks published by Bloomsbury Children’s Books

May BoM Outside Links: Book Author Publisher
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June 2016 Book of the Month:

In Search of the Luminous Heart by Victoria Rivera McKinley

June 2016: Victoria Rivera McKinley author of In Search of the Luminous Heart published by O Books

June 2016: Victoria Rivera McKinley author of In Search of the Luminous Heart published by O Books

June BoM Outside Links: Author Publisher
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