Extraordinary Indigenous Latin American Legends: The Sea-Ringed World by María García Esperón Review

The Sea-Ringed World: Sacred Stories of the Americas by María García Esperón is a book that contains many Indigenous Latin American legends—North, Central, and South America. Folktales from Mexica (Aztec), Maya, Mapuche, etc…Nahua traditions…

The Stellar Middle-Grade Voice Against Anything Unjust: Lupe Wong Won’t Dance Review

Home run! Author Donna Barba Higuera has knocked the (literary) ball out of the park with her MG debut novel Lupe Wong Won’t Dance! Starring Mexinese seventh-grader Guadalupe Wong…

‘Don’t Ask Me Where I’m From’ Takes Us on an Empowering Journey Between Cultural Worlds

Liliana’s parents submitted her application to the METCO program when Liliana was just a kid. This story could raise awareness for numerous families about the possibilities available for their own kids, no matter their socioeconomic status. However, the METCO program itself is also a platform for De Leon to discuss school segregation…