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What's Mine and Yours

Legacy, identity, the American family and the ways that race affects even our most intimate relationships.

The Dangers of Smoking in Bed

Macabre stories populated by unruly teenagers, crooked witches, homeless ghosts and hungry women. 


Set in an unnamed slum in contemporary Argentina, Eartheater is the story of a young woman who finds herself drawn to…

Slash and Burn

Through war and its aftermath, a woman fights to keep her daughters safe.

The Resurrection of Fulgencio Ramirez

In the 1950s, tensions remain high in the border town of La Frontera. Penny loafers and sneakers clash with boots and…

The Wind Traveler

Peruvian writer Cueto's staggering U.S. debut completes his Redención trilogy, which explores the years following Peru's…

A Good Map of All Things

Follows characters who are guided by their wits through humorous picaresque adventures in a small unnamed town in the…

The Taste of Sugar
The Taste of Sugar

It is 1898, and groups of starving Puerto Ricans, los hambrientos, roam the parched countryside and dusty towns begging…


When Bianca appears late one night at her brother's house in Santa Ana, she is barely conscious, though not alone.…

Inventing Latinos

Illuminates the fascinating race-making‚ unmaking and re-making of Latino identity that has spanned centuries.

Tender Is the Flesh
Tender Is the Flesh

Working at the local processing plant, Marcos is in the business of slaughtering humans—though no one calls them that…


Timeless in its depiction of the depths of family devotion and the blaze of first love, Luz conveys, with compassion and…

Knitting the Fog

A harrowing story told with the candid innocence of childhood, this memoir depicts the struggle and resilience inherent…

My Sister
My Sister

A powerful, honest memoir by two sisters about transitioning, family, allyship and the path to self-realization.


In these unflinching, riveting poems, Guzmán reaches across borders—between life and death and between countries—invoking…

Not Go Away Is My Name

Resistance and persistence collide in this book about past and present, changing and unchanging, letting go and holding…

The Breakbeat Poets Volume 4
The Breakbeat Poets Volume 4

Poets speak from an array of nationalities, genders, sexualities, races and writing styles, staking a claim to our…

The Compton Cowboys
The Compton Cowboys

The compelling story of a group of African-American men and women who continue the tradition of black cowboys in the…

Migrating to Prison
Migrating to Prison

An in-depth look at the imprisonment of immigrants addressing the intersection of immigration and the criminal justice…

Include Me Out

The story of a simultaneous interpreter who moves to a provincial town in Argentina in order to speak as little as…

The Beautiful Ones

Antonina Nina Beaulieu, youngest child of a wealthy, aristocratic family, is telekinetic, and her lack of control has…

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