Books by Gloria Anzaldúa

PRIETITA AND THE GHOST WOMAN by Gloria Anzaldúa
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 1996

"The text appears in both Spanish and English; dramatic illustrations with the bold forms of mural art completely fill each spread, laden with southwestern flora and Mexican motifs. (Picture book. 4-9)"
Anzald£a (Friends from the Other Side, 1993, etc.) offers a feminist interpretation of the familiar Mexican legend of la Llorona, the sobbing ghost woman who steals children at night. Read full book review >
FRIENDS FROM THE OTHER SIDE by Gloria Anzaldúa
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 1993

"An authentic portrayal; an excellent basis for discussion of an important issue. (Picture book. 4-10)"
A straightforward bilingual depiction of the variety of responses to Mexican ``illegals'' by Chicanos already living in Texas. Read full book review >