5 YA Favorites for Hispanic Heritage Month

Special thanks to the New York Public Library and to the article’s writer Gwen Glazer for sharing. See the original article here.


To celebrate a month of tribute to Hispanic Americans, we’ve compiled a list of our five favorite young adult books written by Hispanic* authors, whose protagonists are shaping how teens see identity, race, and growing up.

*We’re using this definition of “Hispanic”— someone who speaks Spanish.