Arte Público Press

Rolando Hinojosa Receives Recognition for Life’s Work

Houston, TX January 2014— Prolific Mexican-American author Rolando Hinojosa has been selected by the National Book Critics Circle as the recipient of the prestigious Ivan Sandrof Lifetime Achievement Award. Named after the first president of the NBCC, the award is given annually
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And the International Latino Book Award Goes To…

HOUSTON, TX March 2014—Three titles published by Arte Público Press were nominated as finalists in the 16th annual International Latino Book Awards sponsored by Latino Literacy Now, a non-profit organization that supports and promotes literacy and literary excellence within the
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Our Lost Border Wins a Southwest Book Award!

HOUSTON, TX January, 2014—Our Lost Border: Essays on Life Amid the Narco-Violence, edited by Sarah Cortez and Sergio Troncoso, is one of only twelve titles that has been selected to receive a 2013 Southwest Book Award by the Border Regional Library Association. This collection
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The Patchwork Garden Included in RIF’s Multicultural Collection!

HOUSTON, TX January, 2014—The Patchwork Garden / Pedacitos de huerto  by Diane de Anda with  illustrations by Oksana Kemarskaya has been chosen for inclusion in Reading Is Fundamental’s (RIF) 2013-14 Multicultural Collection of Children’s Literature. Containing only 40 titles,
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The Stars are Big, Bright and Bilingual in Tejas!

Three Piñata Books for Kids Chosen for Tejas Star Reading List HOUSTON, TX January 2014—Three books published as part of Arte Público’s imprint for children and young adults, Piñata Books, were chosen for the 2014-15 Tejas Star Reading List. The Tejas Star Reading List (TSRL) is
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