Posts

Showing posts with the label latinomystery lacasaazulbookstore eastharlem newyorkcity

Hit List: The Best of Latino Mystery

Image
On the reading corner BOOK LAUNCH PARTY! Hit List: The Best of Latino Mystery This first-ever collection of short mystery fiction by Latino authors This first-ever collection of short mystery fiction by Latino authors features an intriguing and unpredictable cast of sleuths, murderers and crime victims. Reflecting the authors’—and society’s—preoccupation with identity, self, and territory, the stories run the gamut of the mystery genre, from traditional to noir, from the private investigator to the police procedural, and even a “chick lit” mystery. New York area contributors include Carlos Hernandez, Ritchie Narvaez, A. E. Roman, Sergio Troncoso, and Steven Torres who will present and sign copies of Hit List. Edited by Sarah Cortez, Hit List collects for the first time short fiction by many of the Latino authors who have been pioneers in the mystery genre, using it to showcase their unique cultures, neighborhoods and realities. Other contributors include award-winning writers suc