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Mexican Gothic

Silvia Moreno-Garcia · Del Rey
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

From the author of Gods of Jade and Shadow comes a reimagining of the classic gothic suspense novel, a story about an isolated mansion in 1950s Mexico - and the brave socialite drawn to its treacherous secrets. He is trying to poison me. You must come for me, Noemí. You have to save me. After...
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Cantoras: A novel

Carolina De Robertis · Knopf
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

"Cantoras is a stunning lullaby to revolution - and each woman in this novel sings it with a deep ferocity. Again and again, I was lifted, then gently set down again - either through tears, rage, or laughter. Days later, I am still inside this song of a story." - Jacqueline...
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It Is Wood It Is Stone

Gabriella Burnham · One World
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

Two women are drawn into a seductive web of power, displacement, sexuality, and other mysteries of the heart in this magnetic debut by a young Brazilian American author to watch. With sharp, gorgeous prose, It Is Wood, It Is Stone takes place over the course of a year in São Paulo, Brazil,...
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Love in the Time of Cholera (Vintage International)

Gabriel Garcia Marquez · Vintage Books; Reissue edition
Pages: 368
Format: Paperback

In their youth, Florentino Ariza and Fermina Daza fall passionately in love. When Fermina eventually chooses to marry a wealthy, well-born doctor, Florentino is devastated, but he is a romantic. As he rises in his business career he whiles away the years in 622 affairs--yet he reserves...
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Little Eyes: A Novel

Samanta Schweblin · Riverhead Books
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

A visionary novel about our interconnected present, about the collision of horror and humanity, from a master of the spine-tingling tale.They've infiltrated homes in Hong Kong, shops in Vancouver, the streets of in Sierra Leone, town squares in Oaxaca, schools in Tel Aviv, bedrooms...
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We Are Not from Here

Jenny Torres Sanchez · Philomel Books
Pages: 368
Format: Hardcover

A poignant novel of desperation, escape, and survival across the U.S.-Mexico border, inspired by current events.Pulga has his dreams. Chico has his grief.Pequeña has her pride. And these three teens have one another. But none of them have illusions about the town they've grown up in and the dangers...
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Everything Inside: Stories

Edwidge Danticat · Knopf
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

From the internationally acclaimed, best-selling author of Brother, I'm Dying, a collection of vividly imagined stories about community, family, and love.

Rich with hard-won wisdom and humanity, set in locales from Miami and Port-au-Prince to a small unnamed country in the Caribbean...
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A Luminous Republic

Barba, Andres · MARINER BOOKS

A new novel from a Spanish literary star about the arrival of feral children to a tropical city in Argentina, and the quest to stop them from pulling the place into chaos.
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The Last Great Road Bum: A Novel

Héctor Tobar · MCD
Pages: 416
Format: Hardcover

In The Last Great Road Bum, Héctor Tobar turns the peripatetic true story of a naive son of Urbana, Illinois, who died fighting with guerrillas in El Salvador into the great American novel for our times.Joe Sanderson died in pursuit of a life worth writing about. He was, in his words,...
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Sabrina & Corina: Stories

Kali Fajardo-Anstine · One World
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

Latinas of Indigenous descent living in the American West take center stage in this haunting debut story collection - a powerful meditation on friendship, mothers and daughters, and the deep-rooted truths of our homelands.

Kali Fajardo-Anstine's magnetic story collection breathes...
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The Book of Unknown Americans: A novel

Cristina Henríquez · Random House Inc
Pages: 285
Format: Hardcover

"A triumph of storytelling. Henríquez pulls us into the lives of her characters with such mastery that we hang on to them just as fiercely as they hang on to one another and their dreams. This passionate, powerful novel will stay with you long after you've turned the final page."...
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Lost Children Archive: A novel

Valeria Luiselli · Knopf
Pages: 416
Format: Hardcover

From the two-time NBCC Finalist, a fiercely imaginative novel about a family's summer road trip across America--a journey that, with breathtaking imagery, spare lyricism, and profound humanity, probes the nature of justice and equality in America today.

A mother and father set out with...
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The House on Mango Street

Sandra Cisneros · Vintage
Pages: 110
Format: Paperback

Acclaimed by critics, beloved by readers of all ages, taught everywhere from inner-city grade schools to universities across the country, and translated all over the world, The House on Mango Street is the remarkable story of Esperanza Cordero.

Told in a series of vignettes - sometimes...
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Drown

Junot Diaz · Riverhead Books
Pages: 208
Format: Paperback

Drown is the debut short story collection from Dominican-American author Junot Díaz and was published by Riverhead Books in 1996. Drown precedes his novel, The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao, which won the 2008 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction and the short story collection This Is How You Lose...
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Fruit of the Drunken Tree: A Novel

Ingrid Rojas Contreras · Doubleday
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

"When women of color write history, we see the world as we have never seen it before. In Fruit of the Drunken Tree, Ingrid Rojas Contreras honors the lives of girls who witness war. Brava! I was swept up by this story."
--Sandra Cisneros, author of The House on Mango Street

For...
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Daughter of Fortune: A Novel

Isabel Allende · Harper Collins Publishers
Pages: 416
Format: Hardcover

Orphaned at birth, Eliza Sommers is raised in the British colony of Valparaíso, Chile, by the well-intentioned Victorian spinster Miss Rose and her more rigid brother Jeremy. Just as she meets and falls in love with the wildly inappropriate Joaquín Andieta, a lowly clerk who works...

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In the Time of the Butterflies

Julia Alvarez · Algonquin Books; Reprint edition
Format: Print book

It is November 25, 1960, and three beautiful sisters have been found near their wrecked Jeep at the bottom of a 150-foot cliff on the north coast of the Dominican Republic. The official state newspaper reports their deaths as accidental. It does not mention that a fourth sister lives. Nor does...
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The Grief Keeper

Alexandra Villasante · G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

This stunning YA debut is a timely and heartfelt speculative narrative about healing, faith, and freedom.

Seventeen-year-old Marisol has always dreamed of being American, learning what Americans and the US are like from television and Mrs. Rosen, an elderly expat who had employed...
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Afterlife

Julia Alvarez · Algonquin Books
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

The first adult novel in almost fifteen years by the internationally bestselling author of In the Time of the Butterflies and How the García Girls Lost Their Accents

"A stunning work of art that reminds readers Alvarez is, and always has been, in a class...

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Dominicana: A Novel

Angie Cruz · Flatiron Books
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

"Gorgeous writing, gorgeous story." -- Sandra Cisneros

"An essential read for our times." -- Cristina Garcia

Fifteen-year-old Ana Cancion never dreamed of moving to America, the way the girls she grew up with in the Dominican countryside did. But when...

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I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter

Erika L. Sánchez · Knopf Books for Young Readers
Pages: 352
Format: Library Binding


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The Murmur of Bees

Sofia Segovia · Amazon Crossing
Pages: 476
Format: Hardcover

From a beguiling voice in Mexican fiction comes an astonishing novel - her first to be translated into English - about a mysterious child with the power to change a family's history in a country on the verge of revolution.From the day that old Nana Reja found a baby abandoned under...
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Tears of the Trufflepig: A Novel

Fernando A. Flores · MCD x FSG Originals
Pages: 336
Format: Paperback

One of Lit Hub and The Millions's Most Anticipated Books of 2019

"Funny, futuristic, phenomenal, Fernando A. Flores is from another galaxy. Fasten your seat belt. You are in for a stupendous ride." -- Sandra Cisneros

A parallel universe. South Texas....

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Love War Stories

IVELISSE RODRIGUEZ · The Feminist Press at CUNY
Pages: 200
Format: Paperback

Puerto Rican girls are brought up to want one thing: true love. Yet they are raised by women whose lives are marked by broken promises, grief, and betrayal. While some believe that they'll be the ones to finally make it work, others swear not to repeat cycles of violence. This collection...
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The Anthill: A Novel

Julianne Pachico · Doubleday
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

A wildly original blend of social horror and razor sharp satire, The Anthill is a searing exploration of privilege, racism, and redemption in the Instagram age.In the end, it's much easier to not look at the screaming feeling. To not examine it. Better to just keep on rushing on......
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The Lost Book of Adana Moreau: A Novel

Michael Zapata
Format: Hardcover(Original)

The mesmerizing story of a Latin American science fiction writer and the lives her lost manuscript unites decades later in post-Katrina New Orleans

In 1929 in New Orleans, a Dominican immigrant named Adana Moreau writes a science fiction novel titled Lost City. It is a strange and beautiful...
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The Other Americans: A Novel

Laila Lalami · Pantheon
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

From the Pulitzer Prize finalist, author of The Moor's Account--a timely and powerful new novel about the suspicious death of a Moroccan immigrant that is at once a family saga, a murder mystery, and a love story, all of it informed by the treacherous fault lines of American culture.Late...
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Where We Come From: A novel

Oscar Casares · Knopf
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

From the acclaimed author of Brownsville and Amigoland--a stunning and timely new novel about a Mexican American family in Brownsville, Texas, who reluctantly becomes involved in smuggling immigrants into the United States

From a distance, the towns along the U.S.-Mexican...
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It Would Be Night in Caracas

Karina Sainz Borgo · HarperVia
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

Told with gripping intensity, It Would be Night in Caracas chronicles one woman's desperate battle to survive amid the dangerous, sometimes deadly, turbulence of modern Venezuela and the lengths she must go to secure her future.

In Caracas, Venezuela, Adelaida Falcón stands...

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The Remainder

Alia Trabucco Zeran · Coffee House Press
Pages: 240
Format: Paperback

Felipe and Iquela, two young friends in modern day Santiago, live in the legacy of Chile's dictatorship. Felipe prowls the streets counting dead bodies real and imagined, aspiring to a perfect number that might offer closure. Iquela and Paloma, an old acquaintance from Iquela's...
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Fracture: A Novel

Andrés Neuman · Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Pages: 368
Format: Hardcover

Critically acclaimed, prize-winning author Andrés Neuman's Fracture is an ambitious literary novel set against Japan's 2011 nuclear accident in a cross-cultural story about how every society remembers and forgets its catastrophes.Mr. Yoshie Watanabe, a former electronics company...
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Comemadre

ROQUE LARRAQUY · Coffee House Press
Pages: 152
Format: Paperback

In the outskirts of Buenos Aires in 1907, a doctor becomes involved in a misguided experiment that investigates the threshold between life and death. One hundred years later, a celebrated artist goes to extremes in search of aesthetic transformation, turning himself into an art object....
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The House of Impossible Beauties

Joseph Cassara · Ecco
Pages: 416
Format: Hardcover

"Exceptional...The writing is erotically luscious, lyrically intense, forthrightly in your face, and pitch-perfect in the dialog." -- Library Journal, STARRED REVIEW

A gritty and gorgeous debut that follows a cast of gay and transgender club kids navigating the Harlem...

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Blue Flowers: A Novel

Carola Saavedra · Riverhead Books
Pages: 208
Format: Hardcover

A novel of dark obsession, missed connections, and violent love.Marcos has just been through a divorce and moved into a new apartment. He feels alienated from his ex-wife, from his daughter, from society; everything feels flat and fake to him. He begins to receive letters at his new address...
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Space Invaders: A Novel

Nona Fernández · Graywolf Press
Pages: 96
Format: Paperback

Longlisted for the National Book Award for Translated Literature

A dreamlike evocation of a generation that grew up in the shadow of a dictatorship in 1980s Chile

Space Invaders is the story of a group of childhood friends who, in adulthood, are preoccupied...

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Big Familia: A Novel

Tomas Moniz · Acre Books
Pages: 192
Format: Paperback

Big Familia follows Juan Gutiérrez, a self-employed single father, as he navigates a tumultuous year of inescapable change. His daughter, Stella, is on the verge of moving away to college; his lover, Jared, is pressing him for commitment; and his favorite watering hole - a ramshackle dive...
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Optic Nerve

Maria Gainza · Catapult
Pages: 208
Format: Hardcover

"Optic Nerve is one of the best books I've read in years. How did María Gainza pull off something so risky when it never reads as anything less than delightful and engrossing? This is a book that loosens the restraints on literature and gives us a new way of seeing." -- Gabe...
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The Black Cathedral: A Novel

Marcial Gala · Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

Haunting and transcendently twisted, this English-language debut from a Cuban literary star is a tale of race, magic, belief, and fateThe Stuart family moves to a marginal neighborhood of Cienfuegos, a city on the southern coast of Cuba. Arturo Stuart, a charismatic, visionary preacher,...
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Sea Monsters: A Novel

Chloe Aridjis · Catapult
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

"Sea Monsters is a mesmerizing, revelatory novel, smart and funny and laced with a strangeness that is never facile but serves as a profound and poetic tool for navigating our shared world. Chloe Aridjis is the rare writer who reinvents herself in each book; she is, for my money, one of the most...
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The Mutations: A Novel

Jorge Comensal · Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Pages: 192
Format: Hardcover

"Jorge Comensal's The Mutations oscillates masterfully between comedy and tragedy, gathering up in its pages a stupendous panoply of characters before whom the reader is never sure whether to smile in sympathy or pity." -- Fernando Aramburu, author of Homeland

Ramón...

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The Affairs of the Falcóns: A Novel

Melissa Rivero · Ecco
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

A stunning debut novel about a young undocumented Peruvian woman fighting to keep her family afloat in New York City

Ana Falcón, along with her husband Lucho and their two young children, has fled the economic and political strife of Peru for a chance at a new life in New York...

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Stubborn Archivist

Yara Rodrigues Fowler · Mariner Books
Pages: 400
Format: Paperback

"I read Stubborn Archivist in a ravenous gulp. It's stunning: so articulate about what it means to live between two languages and countries, tenderly unraveling the knots of unbelonging." - Olivia Laing, author of TheLonely City and Crudo For fans of Chemistry and Normal People:...
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The House of Broken Angels

Luis Alberto Urrea · Little, Brown and Company
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

The quintessential story of what it means to be the first generation to live two lives across one border, The House of Broken Angels is Pulitzer Prize finalist Luis Alberto Urrea's unforgettable portrait of the De La Cruz family as they celebrate the lives of two of their most beloved...
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Empty Set

Verónica Gerber Bicecci · Coffee House Press
Pages: 232
Format: Paperback

"Verónica Gerber writes with a luminous intimacy; her novel is clever, vibrant, moving, profoundly original. Reading it made me feel as if the world had been rebuilt." - Francisco Goldman"From the very beginning, Verónica Gerber set out to write a novel that would end up at a loss...
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Hippie

PAULO COELHO · Knopf
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

If you want to learn about yourself, start by exploring the world around you.

Drawing on the rich experience of his own life, best-selling author Paulo Coelho takes us back in time to relive the dreams of a generation that longed for peace and dared to challenge the established...
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The Crossed-Out Notebook: A Novel

Nicolas Giacobone
Format: Hardcover


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Death Comes in through the Kitchen

Teresa Dovalpage · Soho Crime
Pages: 368
Format: Hardcover

Don't let the authentic Cuban recipes fool you: This is no cozy mystery. Set in Havana during the Black Spring of 2003, a charming but poison-laced culinary mystery reveals the darker side of the modern Revolution.

Matt, a San Diego journalist, arrives in Havana to marry his girlfriend,...
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Lawn Boy

Jonathan Evison · Algonquin Books
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

"Jonathan Evison's voice is pure magic. In Lawn Boy, at once a vibrant coming-of-age novel and a sharp social commentary on class, Evison offers a painfully honest portrait of one young man's struggle to overcome the hand he's been dealt in life and reach for his dreams. It's...
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The Neighborhood: A Novel

MARIO VARGAS LLOSA · Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

A thrilling tale of desire and Peruvian corruption swirls around a scandalous exposé that leads to murder

From the Nobel Laureate comes a politically charged detective novel weaving through the underbelly of Peruvian privilege. In the 1990s, during the turbulent and deeply corrupt...

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