I first discovered Latino literature when I was a teenager in high school taking a multicultural lit class. The experience was life changing for me. Since then so many more books by and about Latinos have been written and published for young adults. Here are just a few of our favorite Latino literature titles for teens. What titles would you add to our list?
Psst! Any of these would be ideal reads for our YA Challenge! (All the links below are affiliate links. When you click on one and make a purchase, we receive a small commission, which helps with the running of this website.)
1. My Own True Name: New and Selected Poems for Young Adults by Pat Mora a major selection of new and previously published poems chosen by Pat Mora herself with young-adult readers in mind. Using the cactus plant as her guiding …