Books for Cultural Diversity: Hispanic Heritage Month

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Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15 through October 15) is a great time to discover a new author or pick up a classic. One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel García Márquez This landmark novel established the magical-realism boom in Latin … Continue reading

Books for Cultural Diversity: Italy

books reading August is typically the last month for summer travel, and a perennial popular vacation destination is Italy. Italy has been the setting for many great novels, a place of culinary interest, and home to numerous talented writers. Revel in Italia … Continue reading

Books for Cultural Diversity: June’s Picks

books For most of the month of June, millions are observing Ramadan. Since this is a holy month in Islam–and predominantly celebrated in the Middle East–we’ve created a reading list of books that will delve into the region’s history, encourage you … Continue reading

Books for Cultural Diversity: May’s Picks

book club May is the perfect time to start thinking about summer travel. The weather is getting warmer and schools begin to let out for vacation. Whether or not your plans include a trip abroad, you can still travel to far-off places … Continue reading

Books for Cultural Diversity: April’s Picks

books reading April is National Poetry Month, so why not spend some time reading poems? We’ve pulled together a list of poetry books that range from translations of classic epics to contemporary voices.   Inferno by Dante, Translated by Henry W. … Continue reading

Books for Cultural Diversity: March’s Picks

Book Round up March is Women’s History Month (and International Women’s Day is March 8), so we’ve gathered a reading list of wonderful books by and about women. From childhood to adulthood, fiction to nonfiction, cooking to social commentary, we’re covering it all. … Continue reading

Books for Cultural Diversity: November’s Picks

Language and culture go hand-in-hand, and there is no better (or more cost-effective) way to experience a new culture, language, or world than by reading a book. Whether you like books by internationally-translated authors, books set in other countries, or … Continue reading