Writing Fantasy with Amparo Ortiz {Latinx Heritage Month Series 2020}

For the sixth and final post to wrap up my Latinx Heritage Month Series, today's feature guest is Amparo Ortiz, an author whose comic appeared in the 2018 Eisner Award-winning anthology titled Puerto Rico Strong and recently released her debut novel, Blazewrath Games. For today's post, instead of a full interview we're doing something a … Continue reading Writing Fantasy with Amparo Ortiz {Latinx Heritage Month Series 2020}

Interview With Podcast Creator Lory Martinez {Latinx Heritage Month Series 2020}

For the fifth post in my Latinx Heritage Month Series, today's guest is Lory Martinez, podcast creator / producer and journalist, based in France! If you've been following my blog, you'll know I've adored her audio drama podcast, Mija Podcast and I'm thrilled to be highlighting a Latina creator in the podcasting space! 🎙✨ Here's … Continue reading Interview With Podcast Creator Lory Martinez {Latinx Heritage Month Series 2020}

Indie Press Books From Latine Authors {Latinx Heritage Month Series 2020}

Its Week 3 of Latinx Heritage Month and today's post will be highlighting books from Indie (or independent) presses by Latinx authors! Indie publishers are releasing such fantastic books and for this week's bookish list, I'm highlighting 10 Young Adult books from Latine / Latinx authors! Don't forget to support the smaller presses out there! … Continue reading Indie Press Books From Latine Authors {Latinx Heritage Month Series 2020}

Author Interview With Lilliam Rivera Featuring Never Look Back {Latinx Heritage Month Series 2020}

For the second post in my Latinx Heritage Month Series today's guest is Lilliam Rivera, award-winning author of YA novels such as The Education Of Margot Sanchez and Dealing In Dreams! Her latest novel Never Look Back released just last week and this modern-day retelling follows 2 Afro-Latinx teens navigating love, identity, and much more! … Continue reading Author Interview With Lilliam Rivera Featuring Never Look Back {Latinx Heritage Month Series 2020}

Latinx YA Fantasy Recommendations {Latinx Heritage Month Series 2020}

Here at 24hr.YABookBlog, I'm celebrating Latinx Heritage Month with a series of weekly posts that will highlight Latine/Latinx literature and storytelling via bookish lists, even featuring some wonderful interviews! I've never planned a series of this scale before, but this year especially has given me time to reflect on how my content can continue to … Continue reading Latinx YA Fantasy Recommendations {Latinx Heritage Month Series 2020}