Hispanic Heritage Month Reading List

Hispanic Heritage MonthAdult
Mexican Gothic by Silvia Moreno-Garcia
Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel García Márquez
A Long Petal of the Sea by Isabel Allende
Cantoras by Carolina De Robertis
Fruit of the Drunken Tree by Ingrid Rojas Contreras
Sabrina & Corina by Kali Fajardo-Anstine
The Undocumented Americans by Karla Cornejo Villavicencio
Lost Children Archive by Valeria Luiselli
The Shape of the Ruins by Juan Gabriel Vásquez
Crux by Jean Guerrero
Oaxaca: Home Cooking from the Heart of Mexico by Bricia Lopez
My Mexico City Kitchen: Recipes and Convictions by Gabriela Cámara

Teen
The Grief Keeper by Alexandra Villasante
We Are Not from Here by Jenny Tores Sanchez
I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter by Erika L. Sánchez
The Book of Unknown Americans by Cristina Henriquez
Efrain’s Secret by Sofia Quintero
The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros
The Poet X by Elizabeth Acevedo
Frida & Diego: Art, Love, Life by Catherine Reef
The Epic Fail of Arturo Zamora by Pablo Cartaya
Lucky Broken Girl by Ruth Behar
The Go-Between by Veronica Chambers
An Uninterrupted View of the Sky by Melanie Crowder

Youth
Book Fiesta! By Pat Mora
Carmela Full of Wishes by Matt de la Peña
Turning Pages: My Life Story by Sonia Sotomayor
La Princesa and the Pea by Susan Middleton Elya
Waiting for the BiblioBurro by Monica Brown
Viva Frida by Yuyi Morales
Who was Frida Kahlo? by Sarah Fabiny
Alma and How She Got Her Name by Juana Marinez-Neal
The First Rule of Punk by Celia Pérez
Portraits of Hispanic American Heroes by Juan Felipe Herrera
Islandborn by Junot Díaz
Who Was Cesar Chavez? by Dana Meachen Rau
Bravo! Poems About Amazing Hispanics by Margarita Engle