News and views from the award-winning author of the Class H Trilogy: AMERICA LIBRE, HOUSE DIVIDED and PANCHO LAND

Monday, August 3, 2009

The AMERICA LIBRE "Virtual Book Tour"

How did my experiences as an immigrant influence AMERICA LIBRE? How did I get published? Who has already voiced objections to the novel’s controversial premise? Discover these and other behind-the-scenes insights during the AMERICA LIBRE “Virtual Book Tour.” Produced by BronzeWord Latino, I will visit 15 online venues in 18 days answering questions from reviewers, writers and readers about my debut novel.


WEEK ONE

August 3: "Musings" by Nilki Benitez http://Nilkibenitez.blogspot.com

August 4: "Chasing Heroes" http://chasingheroes.com

August 5: "Mama Latina" http://www.mamalatinatips.com

August 6: "Efrain's Corner" by Efrain Ortiz, Jr. http://efrainortizjr.blogspot.com

August 7: "Writing to Insanity" by Icess Fernandez http://www.locacrazywriter.blogspot.com


WEEK TWO

The AMERICA LIBRE “Virtual Book Tour” continues…

August 10: "Sofrito for Your Soul" by George Torres http://www.blogcatalog.com/blog/sofrito-for-your-soul

August 11: " Behind Brown Eyes" by Terri Molina" http://right2write.blogspot.com/

August 12: "Latino Books Examiner Mayra Calvani" http://www.examiner.com/x-6309-Latino-Books-Examiner

August 13: "Unloaded" by Ricardo Lori http://www.un-loaded.com

August 14: "Author Caridad PiƱiero” http://www.caridad.com


WEEK THREE

The AMERICA LIBRE “Virtual Book Tour” continues…

August 17: “Author Julia Amante” http://juliaamante.blogspot.com

August 18: "Queer Latino Musings on Literature" by Author Charlie Vazquez” http://charlievazquez.wordpress.com

August 19: “Speak Hispanic?" by Elianne Ramos http://speakhispanic.wordpress.com

August 20: “Latina on a Mission” http://latinaonamission.com

August 21: "Carolyn in Carolina" by Carolyn Gonzalez" http://caroincarolina.blogspot.com