News and views from the award-winning author of the novels The Skinny Years, 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.


August 3: "Musings" by Nilki Benitez

August 4: "Chasing Heroes"

August 5: "Mama Latina"

August 6: "Efrain's Corner" by Efrain Ortiz, Jr.

August 7: "Writing to Insanity" by Icess Fernandez


The AMERICA LIBRE “Virtual Book Tour” continues…

August 10: "Sofrito for Your Soul" by George Torres

August 11: " Behind Brown Eyes" by Terri Molina"

August 12: "Latino Books Examiner Mayra Calvani"

August 13: "Unloaded" by Ricardo Lori

August 14: "Author Caridad PiƱiero”


The AMERICA LIBRE “Virtual Book Tour” continues…

August 17: “Author Julia Amante”

August 18: "Queer Latino Musings on Literature" by Author Charlie Vazquez”

August 19: “Speak Hispanic?" by Elianne Ramos

August 20: “Latina on a Mission”

August 21: "Carolyn in Carolina" by Carolyn Gonzalez"