Sunday, December 13, 2009

SLHW's List of Top 10 Hispanic Books of 2009

Here is the Society of Latino and Hispanic Writers' list of the Top 10 Hispanic Books in 2009:

1. Confetti Girl by Diana Lopez
2. GI Bones by Martin Limon
3. Dancing with Butterflies by Reyna Grande
4. The Invisible Mountain by Carolina De Robertis
5. B as in Beauty by Alberto Ferreras
6. Amigoland by Oscar Casares
7. Damas, Drama and Ana Ruiz by Belinda Acosta
8. Last Night I Sang to the Monster by Bejamin Alire Saenz
9. Diego: Bigger Than Life by Carmen T. Bernier-Grand
10. Tell me Something True by Leila Cobo

With regards to new Latino Authors, here are some that have come across my desk:

1. Dahlma Llanos-Figueroa, Daughters of the Stone
2. Belinda Acosta, Damas, Drama and Ana Ruiz
3. Julia Amante, Evenings at the Argentine Club
4. Leila Cobo, Tell Me Something True
5. The Invisible Mountain, Carolina De Robertis

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