Potential Book Titles for Vamos a Leer 2012-2013–Tell us what you think!!

Below we have a list of possible books for our 2012-2013 book group. Each title is linked to the amazon.com page for that book, so just click on the title to get more information! We’d love to hear your thoughts about the books and which ones look best to you! We’ve got to narrow our list down to just 10 books–so we’ve got a lot of work to do!

Click here for a PDF that includes the list below, along with cover images and editorial reviews of each title: Book Titles for Vamos a Leer 2012-2013

Estrella’s Quinceanera by Malin Alegrias
Journey of Dreams by Marge Pellegrino
Leaving Glorytown: One Boy’s Struggle Under Castro
by Eduardo F. Calcines
Colibrí by Ann Cameron
An Island Like You: Stories of the Barrio by Judith Ortiz Cofer
Breath, Eyes, Memory by Edwidge Danticat
Hurricane Dancers: The First Caribbean Pirate Shipwreck by Margarita Engle
Firefly Letters by Margarita Engle
90 Miles to Havana by Enrique Flores-Galbis
Under the Mesquite by Guadalupe Garcia McCall
The Red Umbrella by Christina Diaz Gonzalez
CrashBoomLove: A Novel in Verse by Juan Felipe Herrera
Dark Dude by Oscar Hijuelos
The Circuit by Francisco Jimenez / Breaking Through / Reaching Out
The Color of My Words by Joseph Lynn
Parrot in the Oven: Mi Vida by Victor Martínez
The Girl Who Could Silence the Wind by Meg Medina
Milagros: A Girl from Away by Meg Medina
Gringolandia by Lynn Miller-Lachmann
Cuba 15 by Nancy Osa
What the Moon Saw by Laura Resau
Red Glass by Laura Resau
The Queen of Water by Laura Resau and María Virginia Farinango
The Dreamer by Pam Munoz Ryan
Sammy and Juliana in Hollywood by Benjamin Alire Saenz
Buried Onions by Gary Soto
Darkroom: A Memoir in Black and White by Lila Quintero Weaver
Six Kinds of Sky  by Luis Alberto Urrea
Mr. Mendoza’s Paintbrush by Luis Alberto Urrea

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