Rudolfo Anaya's latest Sonny Baca mystery eerily reflects current events: it involves terrorists, environmental activists, and water rights in the Southwest.
Subjects: Chicana and ChicanoFictionMystery
Anaya blends Spanish folktales with Pueblo Indian myths to create a charming New Mexican version of the Arabian Nights.
Subjects: FictionChicana and Chicano
The legendary ChupaCabra, the goatsucker, is set loose in the streets, like the meth that is destroying its young victims' minds.
"Anaya has retold a Mexican legend and made it his own with his spiritual prose. . .A beautifully written and illustrated title."--School Library Journal
Sonny Baca returns in this eerie and supernatural struggle with his nemesis Raven.
Subjects: Chicana and ChicanoMysterySouthwest
This fast-paced mystery expands the ChupaCabra folklore into a metaphor that deals with the new powers inherent in science.
Subjects: FictionYoung Adult
Murder jeopardizes tourist dollars during the Albuquerque fall balloon extravaganza in this exciting Sonny Baca mystery.
Sonny Baca investigates the brutal murder of his cousin, whose husband is a candidate for mayor of Albuquerque.
Subjects: Chicana and ChicanoMystery
"Alburquerque is a rich and tempestuous book, full of love and compassion, the complex and exciting skullduggery of politics, and the age-old quest for roots, identity, family."--John Nichols, author of The Milagro Beanfield War
This bilingual story of a grandfather's and grandson's faith, hope, and love is to be enjoyed by readers of all ages.