Manchester, Connecticut

Hispanic Authors

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Hispanic Authors

If you enjoyed the works of Gabriel Garcia Marquez or Isabel Allende, try some of these works of fiction by other writers of Hispanic origin.  All the following books are available at the Manchester Public Library.

 

Isabel Allende…Island Beneath the Sea

Julia Alvarez…How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents

Jorge Amado…The Golden Harvest

Rudolfo Anaya…Bless Me, Ultima

Sandra Benitez…Night of the Radishes

Jose Raul Bernardo…The Secret of the Bulls

Roberto Bolano…The Savage Detectives

Jorge Luis Borges…Collected Fictions

Ana Castillo…Peel My Love Like an Onion

Denise Chavez…Face of an Angel

Sandra Cisneros… The House on Mango Street

Paulo Coelho…The Alchemist

Julio Cortazar…Hopscotch

Angie Cruz…Let It Rain Coffee

Stella Pope Duarte…Let Their Spirits Dance

Laura Esquivel…Like Water for Chocolate

Rosario Ferre…Flight of the Swan

Carlos Fuentes…Happy Families

Cristina Garcia…A Handbook to Luck

Gabriel Garcia Marquez…One Hundred Years of Solitude

Francisco Goldman…The Divine Husband

Bea Gonzalez…The Mapmaker’s Opera

Reyna Grande…Dancing with Butterflies

Vicente Ibanez…Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse

Paulo Lins…City of God

Javier Marias…Tomorrow In the Battle Think On Me

Nina Marie Martinez…Caramba!

Mayra Montero…Dancing to “Almendra”

Frances de Pontes Peebles…The Seamstress

Arturo Perez-Reverte…The Painter of Battles

R.J. Pineiro…Spyware

Elena Poniatowska…The Skin of the Sky

Manuel Puig…Kiss of the Spider Woman

Manuel Ramos…Blues for the Buffalo

Laura Restrepo…Delirium

Ronald Ruiz…Happy Birthday, Jesus

Benjamin Alire Saenz…Names on a Map

Thomas Sanchez…King Bongo

Esmerelda Santiago…America’s Dream

Soledad Santiago…Streets of Fire

Sylvia Sellers-Garcia…When the Ground Turns In Its Sleep

Luis Sepulveda…The Old Man Who Read Love Stories

Edmundo Paz Soldan…Turing’s Delirium

Lisa St. Aubin de Teran…The Palace

David Toscana…Our Lady of the Circus

Luis Alberto Urrea…Into the Beautiful North

Mario Vargas Llosa…The Feast of the Goat

Ricardo Mean Ybarra…Brotherhood of Dolphins

Jose Yglesias…The Old Gents

Rafael Yglesias…A Happy Marriage


 

updated August 23, 2012