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  Cover Art: The She-hulk Diaries Acosta, Marta
The She-hulk Diaries
Saying there are two sides to Jennifer Walters's personality is an understatement. When she hasn't morphed into a 650-pound, crime-fighting, hard-partying superhero, she's a single lawyer trying to get her act together. Hilarious and action-packed, The She-Hulk Diaries tells her story.
2013
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: A Song in My Heart Calatayud-Stocks, Roma
A Song in My Heart
Growing up in Minneapolis in the early 1900's, Alejandra Stanford uses her wealth and her Mexican and European background as she pursues her passion for music and conducting.
2011
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Miss Scarlet's School of Patternless Sewing Cano-Murillo, Kathy
Miss Scarlet's School of Patternless Sewing
Sometimes to find your life's true path, you have to stray outside the lines . . . Scarlet Santana is never happier than when creating fabulous fashions for women of all shapes and sizes. Now, after years of hard work, she finally has the chance to live her dream and study under the hottest designer in New York.
2011
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Give It to Me Castillo, Ana
Give It to Me
Palma Piedras's grandmother was strict, and as an adult Palma tests many limits, visits many beds. The consequences of Palma's choices aren't always pleasant, but she is tough.
2014
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Nearer Home Castro, Joy
Nearer Home
Crime reporter Nola Ce´spedes comes across the dead body of her former journalism professor in New Orleans's Audubon Park and discovers links between the victim's death and two potentially volatile news stories.
2013
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: The Land Grant Cisneros, Carlos
The Land Grant
Another Alejandro Del Fuerte legal thriller, with greed and corruption surfacing when valuable gas and oil rights are at stake.
2012
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Have You Seen Marie? Cisneros, Sandra
Have You Seen Marie?
"The word "orphan" might not seem to apply to a fifty-three-year-old woman. Yet this is exactly how Sandra feels as she finds herself motherless, alone like "a glove left behind at the bus station." What just might save her is her search for someone else gone missing: Marie, the black-and-white cat of her friend, Roz, who ran off the day they arrived from Tacoma."--Dust jacket.
2012
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Falling Together De los Santos, Marisa
Falling Together
Three college friends reconnect under unusual circumstances at their college reunion.
2011
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: This is How You Lose her Di´az, Junot
This is How You Lose her
A collection of stories that explores the heartbreak and radiance of love as it is shaped by passion, betrayal, and the echoes of intimacy.
2012
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: It's Not Love It's Just Paris Engel, Patricia
It's Not Love It's Just Paris
The author's first novel is a story about an American girl in Paris, who navigates the intoxicating and treacherous complexities of independence, friendship, and romance. Lita del Cielo, the daughter of two Colombian orphans who arrived in America with nothing and made a fortune with their Latin food empire, has been granted one year to pursue her studies in Paris before she must return to work in the family business.
2013
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: King of Cuba Garcia, Cristina
King of Cuba
A Fidel Castro-like octogenarian Cuban exile obsessively seeks revenge against the dictator.
2013
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Say her Name Goldman, Francisco.
Say her Name
In a novel based on the author's real-life tragedy, Goldman, consumed with grief and guilt over the accidental death of his wife just before their second anniversary, obsessively collects every memory of her, especially her writings, with the hope of keeping her alive in his mind.
2011
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: The Book of Unknown Americans Henriquez, Cristina
The Book of Unknown Americans
the story of the love between a Panamanian boy and a Mexican girl: teenagers living in an apartment block of immigrant families like their own.
2014
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Beautiful Maria of My Soul or the True Story of Maria Garcia Y Cifuentes the Lady Behind a Famous Song Hijuelos, Oscar
Beautiful Maria of My Soul or the True Story of Maria Garcia Y Cifuentes the Lady Behind a Famous Song
In a part sequel and part retelling of "The Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love," the inspiration for the Mambo King's biggest hit, Maria, now 60 years old, reminisces about her days and nights in Havana, offering a completely different perspective on the Mambo Kings' story.
2010
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: The Iron Sickle Limon, Martin
The Iron Sickle
CID agent Sergeant George Sueño and his partner try to determine how and why a civilian got into a tightly controlled base in Korea with an iron sickle and killed a claims officer.
2014
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: The Realm of Hungry Spirits Lopez, Lorraine
The Realm of Hungry Spirits
Marina craves peace, but her life and house are full of needy people.
2011
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: The Superman Project Roman, A. E. (Alex Echevarria)
The Superman Project
After a series of low-paying jobs, Chico Santana, PI, is living in his tiny office on 149th Street in the Bronx. He’s in an absolutely foul mood when Pablo Sanchez and his mother drop in, seeking help for one of Chico’s old childhood pals.
2010
Adult Fiction Book ROMAN
  Cover Art: Everything Begins & Ends at the Kentucky Club Saenz, Benjamin Alire
Everything Begins & Ends at the Kentucky Club
Sometimes the border is a mirror, sometimes an escape, and sometimes it's just the bridge you cross to go home.
2012
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: The Madonnas of Echo Park Skyhorse, Brando
The Madonnas of Echo Park
"The Madonnas of Echo Park takes us into the unseen world of Los Angeles, following the men and women who cook the meals, clean the homes, and struggle to lose their ethnic identity in the pursuit of the American dream."--Book jacket.
2010
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: The Barbarian Nurseries Tobar, Hector
The Barbarian Nurseries
When a Los Angeles housekeeper wakes to find her employers missing and unreachable, she decides to take their young sons to look for their grandfather.
2011
Adult Fiction Book
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