Further Reading about Latinx and Migrant Lives

Nonfiction

Tell Me How It Ends: an essay in forty questions by Valeria Luiselli

Homelands: four friends, two countries, and the fate of the great Mexican-American Migration by Alfredo Corchado

Virgin: poems by Analicia Sotelo

The Devil’s Highway: a true story by Luis Alberto Urrea

The Boy Kings of Texas: a memoir by Domingo Martinez

Barrio America: how Latino immigrants saved the American city by A. K. Sandoval-Strausz

All the Agents and Saints: dispatches from the U.S. Borderlands by Stephanie Elizondo Griest

Native Country of the Heart: A Memoir by Cherríe Moraga

Solito, Solita: crossing borders with youth refugees from Central America

The Line Becomes a Rive: dispatches from the border by Francisco Cantú

Crux: a cross-border memoir by Jean Guerrero

Black Dove: mama, mi’jo, and me by Ana Castillo

A Dream Called Home: a memoir by Reyna Grande 

Fiction

Signs Preceding the End of the World by Yuri Herrera

Where We Come From by Oscar Cesares

Everyone Knows You Go Home by Natalia Sylvester

The Gringo Champion by Aura Xilonen

So Far From God by Ana Castillo

Tears of the Truffle–Pig by Fernando A. Flores

I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter by Erica L. Sánchez

The House of Broken Angels by Luis Alberto Urrea

Caramelo by Sandra Cisneros

Lost Children Archive by Valeria Luiselli

Fruit of the Drunken Tree by Ingrid Rojas Contreras

Sabrina & Corina: stories by Kali Fajardo-Anstine

Dominicana by Angie Cruz

The Book of Unknown Americans by Cristina Henríquez

Across a Hundred Mountains by Reyna Grande

The Affairs of the Falcóns by Melissa Rivero

Prayers for the Stolen by Jennifer Clement

 

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