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5 Books on Mexico and Mexican-Americans

Cinco de Mayo—often mistaken in the United States for Mexico’s Independence Day, which is in September—is a chance to celebrate Mexican-American culture. Between fiestas, dive into these captivating stories about Mexico, Mexican immigrants, and the common experience of living. Read more

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This Is The Author | Ruth Behar

“My book Lucky Broken Girl is based on a true story, something that really happened to me. Me and my family had just arrived to NY in the ‘60s from Cuba, fleeing communism and we were just getting settled, adapted, I was learning English, and we were adjusting with difficulties but we were adjusting to our new life, a new language, a new culture.”

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