September 8, 2014

MEMOIR ROUNDUP: TOP 14 LATINO MEMOIRS

  
 
There are so many good, memorable, inspiring memoirs that it was difficult to choose only 14.  Please feel free to add your favorites to this list.---mcf

1)      RITA MORENO: A MEMOIR by Rita Moreno

2)      HANDBOOK FOR AN UNPREDICTABLE LIFE by Rosie Perez

3)      TAKE THIS MAN: A MEMOIR by Brando Skyhorse

4)      A CUP OF WATER UNDER MY BED by Daisy Hernandez

5)      CONFESSIONS OF A BOOK BURNER by Lucha Corpi

6)      THE CLOSER by Mariano Rivera


8)      WHEN I WAS PUERTO RICAN by Esmeralda Santiago

9)      DOWN THESE MEAN STREETS by Piri Thomas


11)   MY BELOVED WORLD by Sonia Sotomayor

12)   MAN UP: CRACKING THE CODE OF MODERN MANHOOD by Carlos Andres Gomez

13)   THE DISTANCE BETWEEN US by Reyna Grande

14)   CRAZY LOCO LOVE: A MEMOIR by Victor Villaseñor