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Bilingual Picture Book Honored!

HOUSTON, TX June 2018—Juan Guerra’s bilingual picture book, The Little Doctor / El doctorcito, illustrated by Victoria Castillo, has been named a
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Calling All Latino Authors…

New Children’s Book Award Celebrates Latino Talent Houston, TX—Arte Público Press is now accepting children’s book manuscripts to be considered
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Two Exceptional Piñata Books Are on a Roll!

HOUSTON, TX June, 2018—Evangelina Takes Flight  by Diana J. Noble and Agua, Agüita / Water, Little Water by Jorge Argueta with illustrations by
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John Rechy

JOHN RECHY is the author of seventeen books, including The New York Times best-sellers City of Night and Numbers, the Los Angeles Times
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Author on the Airwaves: John Rechy

Arte Público Press Author John Rechy featured on Houston Public Media Houston Public Media radio host Eric Ladau interviewed Rechy for its
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Author’s Debut for Children Named Paterson Prize Honor Book!

HOUSTON, TX May 2018—Larissa Mercado-López’s bilingual picture book, Esteban de Luna, Baby Rescuer! / Esteban de Luna, ¡rescatador de bebés!, has
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Debut Author’s Novel Soars!

HOUSTON, TX May 2018—Diana J. Noble’s historical novel for teens, Evangelina Takes Flight, was selected for inclusion in the Texas Library
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Book Featuring Young Puerto Rican Detective Shines!

HOUSTON, TX May 2018—Alidis Vicente’s bilingual “flip” book for intermediate readers, The Case of the Three Kings / El caso de los Reyes Magos,
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Jasminne Méndez

JASMINNE MÉNDEZ is a poet, educator, performer and award-winning author. She is a Macondo and Canto Mundo Fellow, as well as a Voices of Our
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Author on the Airwaves: Gwendolyn Zepeda

Arte Público Press Author Gwendolyn Zepeda featured on Houston Public Media Houston Public Media radio host Eric Ladau interviewed Zepeda for its
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Daniel Peña coming soon to a city near you!

Author Daniel Peña will be promoting his new book, Bang: A Novel, at events all across Texas. Come on out to the one nearest you! Saturday, April
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