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Wild Tongues Can't Be Tamed



edited by
Saraciea J. Fennell

Edition
Hardcover edition
Publisher
Macmillan
Imprint
Flatiron Books (Adult)
ISBN
9781250763426
POTENTIALLY SENSITIVE AREAS
Language: Strong Language , Language: Infrequent Use , Drugs/Alcohol/Tobacco: Alcohol Abuse , Violence: Suicide Reference/Discussion , Sexual Content: Reference/Discussion
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Edited by The Bronx Is Reading founder Saraciea J. Fennell and featuring an all-star cast of Latinx contributors, Wild Tongues Can’t Be Tamed is a ground-breaking anthology that will spark dialogue and inspire hope.

In Wild Tongues Can’t Be Tamed, bestselling and award-winning authors as well as up-and-coming voices interrogate the different myths and stereotypes about the Latinx diaspora. These fifteen original pieces delve into everything from ghost stories and superheroes, to memories in the kitchen and travels around the world, to addiction and grief, to identity and anti-Blackness, to finding love and speaking your truth. Full of both sorrow and joy, Wild Tongues Can't Be Tamed is an essential celebration of this rich and diverse community.

The bestselling and award-winning contributors include Elizabeth Acevedo, Cristina Arreola, Ingrid Rojas Contreras, Naima Coster, Natasha Diaz, Saraciea J. Fennell, Kahlil Haywood, Zakiya Jamal, Janel Martinez, Jasminne Mendez, Meg Medina, Mark Oshiro, Julian Randall, Lilliam Rivera, and Ibi Zoboi.

Contributor bios. 

POTENTIALLY SENSITIVE AREAS
Language: Strong Language , Language: Infrequent Use , Drugs/Alcohol/Tobacco: Alcohol Abuse , Violence: Suicide Reference/Discussion , Sexual Content: Reference/Discussion

Details

Format

Print

Page Count

272

Trim Size

8 3/10" x 5 2/5"

Dewey

810.8

AR

0: points 0

Genre

Nonfic

Scholastic Reading Counts

0

JLG Release

Feb 2022

Book Genres

Narrative Nonfiction

Topics

Hispanic and Latino American authors. Essays. Latinx diaspora. Identity. Culture. Coming of age. Memories. Stereotypes. Emigration and immigration.

 


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