Books tagged: latina

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Finn
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,500. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2010 by Bancroft Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
A modern-day retelling of Mark Twain's classic The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Finn tells the story of Chloe Wilder, a quiet girl, part tomboy, part survivor. When Chloe and her grandparents' maid Silvia are torn from their quiet life, they enter a world of adventure and danger. Young people will see Finn as an adventure, older readers as social criticism. All will adore Chloe Wilder.
A Horse in My Kitchen
Series: My First Horse, Book 6. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 17,200. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Luz, an eleven-year old Latina, finds a half-frozen newborn foal and gets her African American friend, Zan, to help keep it alive in her kitchen. Luz’s hard working mom directs all the affection Luz longs for onto the baby horse until Holly grows past the ‘cute’ stage. The costs and realities of keeping a growing horse bring mother and daughter together in a dramatic ending.
And Cafe Con Leche
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,390. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2011 by eTreasures Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
While her Mama stresses the importance of maintaining their Puerto Rican heritage, Isabela has other, more rebellious plans. As graduation looms on the horizon, she enters a controversial alliance with the strangest senior male in Preston High. Will her newfound friendship cause her to lose sight of her heritage? Will the family survive Isabela's transition to independence?
Writers on the Storm
Price: Free! Words: 113,940. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Chick Lit
Until now, the most important thing in 14-year-old Cornelia Drake’s life was maintaining her rightful place just outside the most popular clique at Storm River High School. But when she is sentenced to community service for writing a racial slur against a Muslim teacher, Mrs. Hakim, Cornelia’s world comes crashing down. Join her on this journey of self discovery and tolerance.
Lauren's Saints of Dirty Faith: A Dirty Girls Social Club Novel
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 97,430. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
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In this third installment of the popular Dirty Girls Social Club series by NY Times and USA Today bestselling author Alisa Valdes (formerly Valdes-Rodriguez) we find Boston newspaper columnist Lauren Fernandez running for her life from a handsome sociopathic killer, with the help of her two best friends -- and straight into the arms of a hot, mysterious New Mexico cowboy.
Not Dreaming of You
Series: Dreaming, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,630. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
(Dreaming, Book 1) Kiki Villanueva believes she had a psychic dream when she was 13 in which she was given a list of her future husband’s attributes. Children are her life, and Kiki has good reason to think she won't have any if she doesn’t marry soon.Since typical dating hasn't been working, she decides that when she goes back to L.A. for the summer, she’ll start using the list to sort
Mia Like Crazy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,610. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
New York attorney Mia Medina isn’t sure what’s happening to her. After working methodically since childhood to escape life in the housing projects, she earned her dream job at a prestigious law firm. Yet, she has suddenly quit after only three years. When a colleague calls to say he’s referred a multimillionaire client to her, she tells herself quitting wasn’t a mistake.
Remembrance of Dingbats
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,170. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Memories as written down for posterity, some funny, some heartbreaking, some in the form of dreams.
Cuentos y Recuerdos: La Colección Latina
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,760. Language: Spanish. Published: June 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
La Colección Latina incluye "Recuerdos de Antes y Entonces", "Una Noche con B.B.", "El Velorio de Maya", y "La Chancleta".
Merlin's Rings
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,680. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Student fencer Sylvia Gonzalez receives two odd rings that once belonged to the ancient wizard Merlin. They turn any door into a gate to Tokzor, a parallel world. Tokzor is again ruled by the Gorkalets, this time under Lord Vislan, who has enslaved the other races of Tokzor. Vislan has a steadily growing bond with the force of Evil. Sylvia must stop the evil and prevent its spread to our world.