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Boston PL - Latino Life 2012

Annotation:Printed booklet of this year's Latino Life list, including librarian comments and recommendations.

Annotation:Latino Life lists from 2002 - 2012.

Annotation:Titles from the Biography section of the Latino Life list. From doctors and activists to punk singers and former gang members, a wide variety of life stories are represented. Includes the director the of Los Angeles Philharmonic, the wife of Che Guevara, and the husband of Selena.

Annotation:Titles from the Expressions section of the Latino Life list. Poetry, cookbooks, contemporary Cuban art, and the story of a multinational Jane Austen book club.

Annotation:Titles from the History & Contemporary Issues section of the Latino Life list. An overview of Mexican history; the modernism of Chile; inspiration from soccer in Juarez; identity and class privilege in the US; and stories from the darker side of Cuba, Mexico, and LA.

Annotation:Titles from the Fiction section of the Latino Life list. Includes mystery, science fiction, personal drama, historical fiction, romance, and more.

Annotation:Titles from all sections of Latino Life 2012 that are available in Spanish from the BPL.

Annotation:Titles from all sections of Latino Life 2012 that are appropriate for teens.


Latino Life is a list of recent English-language books concerning the Latino experience, and is published as part of the Boston Public Library's observance of Hispanic Heritage Month each year.

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