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Stef Soto, taco queen —Torres, Jennifer, 1980- author.

"Mexican-American Stef Soto is hoping to break free from her overprotective parents and embarrassing reputation from her family's taco truck business, but she soon learns that family, friendship, and the taco truck are i...

I am not your perfect Mexican daughter —Sánchez, Erika L., author.

When the sister who delighted their parents by her faithful embrace of Mexican culture dies in a tragic accident, Julia, who longs to go to college and move into a home of her own, discovers from mutual friends that her ...

The burden of truth —Griffin, Neal, author.

About to graduate high school and join the Army, 18-year-old Omar Ortega's life changes in an instant during one fateful night that leaves him labeled as a cop killer and fighting for his own life, which is now in the ha...

Right where I left you —Winters, Julian, author.

The summer before he leaves for college, eighteen-year-old Isaac Martin makes big plans with his best friend Diego that only the reappearance of an old crush can derail.

See me —Sparks, Nicholas, author.
Large Print
2015
Availability: 20 of 24

Colin Hancock is giving his second chance his best shot. At 28, he's focused only on walking a straight line - getting his teaching degree, working out at the gym religiously, and avoiding all the places and people that ...

Be strong & curvaceous —Adina, Shelley.

Carly, a Mexican American scholarship student at exclusive Spencer Academy in San Francisco, hides her status from her wealthy school friends until her new roommate, a Scottish aristocrat, is threatened by an angry young...

Secrets in the hills : a Josefina mystery —Ernst, Kathleen, 1959-

In 1826, strange occurrences on eleven-year-old Josefina's New Mexican "rancho" lead the young healer to wonder if old legends of lost treasure and the wandering ghost called La Llorona may be true. Includes a Spanish gl...

L.A. weather —Escandón, María Amparo, author.

"L.A. is parched, dry as a bone, and all Oscar, the weather-obsessed patriarch of the Alvarado family, desperately wants is a little rain. He's harboring a costly secret that distracts him from everything else. His wife,...

The memory of light —Stork, Francisco X., author.

When Victoria Cruz wakes up in the psychiatric ward of a Texas hospital after her failed suicide attempt, she still has no desire to live, but as the weeks pass, and she meets Dr. Desai and three of the other patients, s...

Aristotle and Dante discover the secrets of the universe —Sáenz, Benjamin Alire.

Fifteen-year-old Ari Mendoza is an angry loner with a brother in prison, but when he meets Dante and they become friends, Ari starts to ask questions about himself, his parents, and his family that he has never asked bef...

Aristotle and Dante dive into the waters of the world —Sáenz, Benjamin Alire, author.

"Aristotle and Dante continue their journey to manhood in this achingly romantic, tender tale set against the backdrop of the AIDS epidemic in 1980s America. In Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe, t...

Somewhere between bitter and sweet —Kemp, Laekan Zea, author.

Told in two voices, Pen, whose dream of taking over her family's restaurant has been destroyed, and Xander, a new, undocumented, employee seeking his father, form a bond.

Mecca —Straight, Susan, author.

"A California epic following several native, diverse Californians grasping for air in a world that continues to marginalize them"-- Provided by publisher.

A hat for Mrs. Goldman : a story about knitting and love —Edwards, Michelle, author.

Sophia knits a special hat for her elderly neighbor and knitting teacher, Mrs. Goldman.

The lesbiana's guide to Catholic school —Reyes, Sonora, author.

Sixteen-year-old Mexican American Yami Flores starts Catholic school, determined to keep her brother out of trouble and keep herself closeted, but her priorities shift when Yami discovers that her openly gay classmate Bo...

The first rule of punk —Pérez, Celia C., 1972- author.

Twelve-year-old María Luisa O'Neill-Morales (who really prefers to be called Malú) reluctantly moves with her Mexican-American mother to Chicago and starts seventh grade with a bang -- violating the dress code with her...

Flirting with fate —Cervantes, Jennifer, author.

Ava Granados arrives too late to for her grandmother's deathbed blessing, then Nana appears as a ghost asking for help so Ava, with the help of her two older sisters and bumbling spiritual guide, Medardus, must befriend ...

The inexplicable logic of my life : a novel —Sáenz, Benjamin Alire, author.

"A story set on the American border with Mexico, about family and friendship, life and death, and one teen struggling to understand what his adoption does and doesn't mean about who he is"-- Provided by publisher.

Ambassador —Alexander, William, author, narrator.
Book On CD
2014
Availability: 0 of 1

Gabe Fuentes is reading under the covers one night when he is interrupted by a creature that looks like a purple sock puppet. The sock puppet introduces himself as the Envoy and asks if Gabe wants to be Earth₂s ambassado...

Step up to the plate, Maria Singh —Krishnaswami, Uma, 1956- author.

"Nine-year-old Maria Singh learns to play softball just like her heroes in the All-American Girls' League, while her parents and neighbors are struggling through World War II, working for India's independence, and trying...

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