Puerto Rican

Phenomenal AOC: The Roots and Rise of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

by Anika Aldamuy Denise

Age 04 or older

Themes: Activism, Award Winner: Youth Media Awards 2023, Community Action, Generation: 1st, Genre: Biography, Multilingual Character, Own Voices/Lived Experience

Plátanos Are Love

by Alyssa Reynoso-Morris

Age 04 or older

Themes: Cultural Empowerment & Joy: Celebrations & Traditions, Cultural Empowerment & Joy: Food, Cultural Empowerment & Joy: Identity, Own Voices/Lived Experience

Pulpo Guisado

by Eric Velasquez

Age 04 or older

Themes: Cultural Empowerment & Joy: Food, Family Relationship: Grandparents, Generation: 1st, Multilingual Character, Non-English Book: Spanish, Own Voices/Lived Experience

Sin filtro y otras mentiras

by Crystal Maldonado pue

Age 14 or older

Themes: Cross-Group Friendship, Non-English Book: Spanish, Recommended: Las Musas

The Astonishing Color of After

by Emily X. R. Pan

Age 15 or older

Themes: Family Relationship: Grandparents, Family Relationship: Parents, Generation: 1st, Multiracial Identity, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Trauma & Healing: Death of Family or Friend, Visiting Home Country

The Coquies Still Sing

by Karina Nicole Gonzalez

Age 4 or older

Themes: Award Winner: Youth Media Awards 2023, Educator Resource, Engagement Tool: Discussion, Family Relationship: Parents, Multilingual Character, Natural Disaster/Climate Change, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Recommended: Las Musas, Welcoming by Community

The Fall of Whit Rivera

by Crystal Maldonado

Age 14 or older

Themes: Audiobook, Cross-Group Dating, Cross-Group Friendship, Diverse Abilities: Neurological, Diverse Abilities: Physical, Family Relationship: Siblings, LGBTQIA+, Mental Health, Starred Review

The Moon Within

by Aida Salazar

Age 08 or older

Themes: Celebrations, Family Relationship: Parents, Generation: 2nd, LGBTQIA+, Multilingual Character, Multiracial Identity

The Moonlit Vine

by Elizabeth Santiago

Age 13 or older

Themes: Coming of Age, Cultural Empowerment & Joy: Identity, Family Relationship: Grandparents, Generation: 1st, Genre: Fantasy & Folklore, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Recommended: Las Musas

The Treasure of Maria Mamoun

by Michelle Chalfoun

Age 09 or older

Themes: Cross-Group Friendship, Family Relationship: Parents, Generation: 1st, Immigrant: Economic

The Tree of Hope

by Anna Orenstein-Cardona

Age 4 and older

Themes: Community Action, Educator Resource, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Recommended: Las Musas

The Truth Is

by NoNieqa Ramos

Age 13 or older

Themes: Cross-Group Dating, Family Relationship: Parents, Generation: 1st, Generational Differences: Dating, LGBTQIA+

The Turning Pointe

by Vanessa L. Torres

Age 12 or older

Themes: LGBTQIA+, Recommended: Las Musas, The Arts

Treasure Tracks

by S.A. Rodriguez

Age 10 or older

Themes: Coming of Age, Engagement Tool: Discussion, Family Relationship: Grandparents, Family Relationship: Parents, Generation: 2nd, Genre: Action Adventure, Recommended: Las Musas

Undercover Latina

by Aya de León

Age 10 or older

Themes: Discrimination: Racial, Genre: Action Adventure, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Recommended: Las Musas

When We Make It: A Nuyorican Novel

by Elisabet Velasquez

Age 14 or older

Themes: Family Relationship: Parents, Family Relationship: Siblings, Generation: 1st, Own Voices/Lived Experience

With the Fire on High

by Elizabeth Acevedo

Age 13 or older

Themes: Cultural Empowerment & Joy: Food, Family Relationship: Grandparents, Multiracial Identity, The Arts

Y Si Lo Logramos. Una Historia Nuyorican

by Elisabet Velasquez

Age 14 or older

Themes: Family Relationship: Parents, Family Relationship: Siblings, Generation: 1st, Non-English Book: Spanish, Own Voices/Lived Experience