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Toda Una Vida: Una Colección de Poemas
Price: Free! Words: 4,110. Language: Spanish. Published: July 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Latin American Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Caribbean Poetry
Toda Una Vida es una colección de poemas acumulados en un periodo de 6 años. Estos versos exploran los distintos recursos literarios que existen para darle vida a un sinnúmero de temas, como: el amor, el desamor, la transformación de la experiencia humana, la naturaleza, el recuerdo, la inocencia y la psicología.
American Tumbleweeds
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 57,930. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2016 by Circling Rivers. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino, Fiction » Historical » USA
When her father gets arrested smuggling marijuana into the US, Inez seeks refuge in the old ways cherished by her beloved Mexican grandmother. But life in El Paso is far more exciting, as the explosion of rock music and new personal freedom shatter traditions on both sides of the border. "A story of bravery, family, and humanity, one that everyone should know." — Latin é
University of Doom
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,510. Language: American English. Published: June 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Monsters, robots, a sinister villain...and a boy who’s about to discover that the only way to defeat evil is with genius.
The Grindstone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,170. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Historical » USA
Growing up can be hard. Add emotional and learning disabilities in an unsympathetic, small Arizona town in the 1950s, and it’s a real grind. Tommy Lerner’s family is very supportive, but they have their own challenges of poverty and a mixed marriage. Then there is Frank Lerner’s deep, dark secret …. Success against the odds requires courage, determination and faith. And love – lots of love.
Radiance
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,590. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2016 by Rebel Satori Press. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian, Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
"In Radiance, Xavier scours the words of his poetry and the reader is given a keen clear look at reality. I love Emanuel!" --Miguel Algarin, founder of the Nuyorican Poets Cafe
Quinceañera
Price: Free! Words: 28,260. Language: Spanish. Published: April 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Bianca se prometió no ser una de esas quinceañeras bobaliconas desesperadas por tener novio, pero una ligera circunstancia pone en compromiso su promesa: Óliver, el chico que conoce desde el sexto grado será su chambelán en la quinceañera de su mejor amiga. ¿Será, entonces, que esta intimidad con él la hará cuestionarse lo que tanto ha querido evitar?
The Guide:Thoughts from Twenty Years in the Educational Trenches
Price: Free! Words: 148,000. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » College Guides
My belief is that fundamental long-term changes in society are opening up an unprecedented opportunity for Latino students, particularly given the probability of either comprehensive immigration reform or DREAM Act-centered legislation.Simply put, the BILINGUAL, BICULTURAL LATINO STUDENT has the country coming his or her way—if fully-prepared: academically, culturally, and with documentation.
La universidad y el estudiante latino
Price: Free! Words: 43,300. Language: Spanish. Published: October 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » College Guides
Este libro es para estudiantes latinos de escuela superior quienes están contemplando estudios universitarios. Quizás ya sabes que universidad quieres asistir, cuál es tu concentración, o cuál es la carrera que tendrás. O tal vez, todavía no estás seguro o segura si quieres estudiar o no tienes idea de cómo podrás pagar estos estudios. Posiblemente estás contemplando otras opciones como tomar curs
Barrio Imbroglio
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,540. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
Abraxas Hernandez never wanted to be a detective. But when his cousin is murdered, Abraxas is dragged into a frenzied investigation that takes him from the mean barrio streets to the corridors of power in City Hall to a tequila-fueled pool party that turns deadly. He will dodge bullets (more than once) and face off with crazies both helpful and harmful — until at last he confronts the killer.
Latino College Assistance Guide
Price: Free! Words: 37,280. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Getting into college, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » College prep checklists
The Latino College Assistance Guide will help you prepare for the college application process, examine your financial alternatives, identify the schools right for you, succeed at higher education, and move ahead on your career path. Latino students, in their own voices, share their experiences and answer your questions. A vital resource if you're in high school and considering college!