The Little Ecuadorian Mermaid

By Zoraida Córdova Welcome as we kick off our LATIN@S IN SCI-FI & FANTASY MONTH! After the release of my first book someone told me that mermaids were cool and all, but I should write about my own “experience.” I remember … Continue reading

What We Talk About When We Talk About Diversity in YA

Or, what does that even mean?   By Zoraida Córdova Brace yourselves. Here’s another blog post on the lack of diversity in YA. When we bring up these topics the common words I see are FEAR, UNCOMFORTABLE, GUILT.  If a white … Continue reading

Future of Latino/a Lit Is Being Written Now

For our first set of posts, each of us will respond to the question: “Why Latin@ Kid Lit?” to address why we created a site dedicated to celebrating books by, for, or about Latin@s. By Zoraida Córdova Why Latin@ Kid Lit? … Continue reading