Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month

Hispanic Heritage Month begins September 15 and ends on October 15, 2018. Join us in celebrating by reading, listening to or watching one of these great titles!

Fiction:

Daughter of Fortune by Isabel Allende

How the Garcia Girls Lost their Accents by Julia Alvarez

Randy Lopez Goes Home by Rudolfo Anaya

The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros

Destiny and Desire by Carlos Fuentes

The Red Umbrella by Cristina Diaz Gonzalez

The Book of Unknown Americans by Cristina Henriquez

Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel Garcia Marquez

Non-Fiction:

Make your Home among Strangers by Jennine Capo Crucet

Spare Parts: Four Undocumented Teenagers, One Ugly Robot, and the Battle for the American Dream by Joshua Davis

A Cup of Water Under My Bed by Daisy Hernandez

The Diary of Frida Khalo: an intimate self-portrait by Frida Khalo

When I Was Puerto Rican by Esmeralda Santiago

My Beloved World by Sonia Sotomayor

Movies:

Frida (2002)

Jane the Virgin – Season One (2015)

Real Women have Curves (2002)

Selena (1997)

Stand and Deliver (1998)

West Side Story (1961)

For Kids:

Gathering the Sun by Alma Flor Ada

Marisol McDonald Doesn’t Match by Monica Brown

The Bossy Gallito by Lucia M. Gonzalez

Dona Flor: a tale about a giant woman with a great big heart by Pat Mora

Tomas and the Library Lady by Pat Mora

Chato’s Kitchen by Gary Soto