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Library Displays | Hispanic Heritage Month

Books and resources from themed monthly displays in Raugust Library.

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with Raugust Library

white tile, black text reading "Hispanic Heritage Month"Hispanic Heritage Month runs from September 15 to October 15 each year and celebrates the histories, cultures and contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and Central and South America. The month-long celebration begins on September 15 to honor several Latin American countries that celebrate Independence Days on and near that date: Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Mexico (September 16), and Chile (September 18).

Books in this list include:

  • Children's literature (picture books, middle grade, and teen)
  • Adult fiction and memoirs
  • Non-fiction (history, education, art, culture)


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Books on Display

La Casa de los Espíritus Cover Image
The Soul of a Woman Cover Image
El Otoño Del Patriarca / the Autumn of the Patriarch Cover Image
La Mala Hora / in Evil Hour Cover Image
My Name Is Gabito (Bilingual) Cover Image
Contemporary Latin American Short Stories Cover Image
Masterworks Latin American Cover Image
Love in the Time of Cholera Cover Image
In the Heights Cover Image
The Invaded Cover Image
A Brief History of the Spanish Language Cover Image
The Killing Zone Cover Image
Then Come Back: the Lost Neruda Cover Image
The Third Century Cover Image
Pájaros en la Boca y Otros Cuentos / Mouthful of Birds Cover Image
The World Come of Age Cover Image
Neruda Cover Image
Almost Citizens Cover Image
I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter Cover Image
Stranger Cover Image
The Man Who Could Move Clouds Cover Image
How Moon Fuentez Fell in Love with the Universe Cover Image
Daughters of the Fifth Sun Cover Image
The Cambridge Companion to Latina/o American Literature Cover Image
My Beloved World Cover Image
Separate Is Never Equal Cover Image
¡Vamos! Let's Go to the Market Cover Image
My Papi Has a Motorcycle Cover Image
Latinos in the United States: Diversity and Change Cover Image
Our America Cover Image
The Lesbiana's Guide to Catholic School Cover Image
LatinoLand cover art