I Am Not your Perfect Mexican DaughterBook - 2017
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If you could ask an author you admire any question, what would you ask? Tucson teens had just that experience this past March at the Tucson Festival of Books. Eight groups of teens had the unforgettable experience of interviewing authors at the Arizona Public Media studios. That weekend of the 2018 Festival the weather was beautiful, the University of Arizona mall was crowded with festival… (more)
Growing up, reading never interested me. Until I found poetry, which saved my life. It gave me hope. I came across Erika L. Sánchez’s poetry book Lessons on Expulsion through one of my coworkers at the Mission Library who happens to help coordinate the authors at the Library’s Nuestras Raíces stage. Reading Lessons on Expulsion reminded me that I am not alone. That, we, as a Latino community… (more)
From Library Staff
Cintia @ El Rio: I loved how I was able to relate to the main character so much and the story it shares is very moving.