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Hispanic Heritage Month Book GIVEAWAY

Thanks to Hachette Books, Viva la Feminista is celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month with big ol' book giveaway! While la Feminista is all about being a Latina, let's go with the flow as it looks as if there are some good books in this bunch:























































To enter, leave a comment with:
1) Your name/what you want me to call you
2) Your email (if it is on your Blogger profile, that's fine)
3) Your (choose one)
******opinion about Hispanic Heritage Month or
******favorite book by a Latin@ author or
******favorite Latin@ in history

I'll pick a winner at random and you get ALL EIGHT BOOKS!

Deadline is Sunday, September 27, 2008.

Comments

Noticed said…
1) Noticed
2) noticingthegap@gmail.com
3) My favorite book is "In the Time of the Butterflies" by Julia Alvarez. (Sandra Cisneros' "The House on Mango Street" is a close 2nd)

ps. Love your Wonder Woman post!
--elf-- said…
1) Andrea
2) thewaywardelf@gmail.com
3) My favorite Latina is Dolores Huerta

P.S. I'm a newish reader and really love your blog!
Alyce said…
1. Alyce
2. akreese (at) hotmail (dot) com
3. I think that Hispanic Heritage Month (and other similar observances) are a good thing because they help celebrate the diversity in our country. I know that I don't always pay attention to the ethnicity of the authors whose books I read. I read a lot of Hispanic literature in college, and I would love to get a chance to read some more!
bfp said…
1)bfp
2) DM is best cuz I hardly check email anymore!
3)fav book by latin@ author=bodega dreams by ernesto quinonez. at least for right now, I also adore adore adore Junot Diaz

(and im going to enter these things from now on, I am a believer!!!! :->)
Unknown said…
1. Alix
2. ahgonzales@gmail.com
3. (One of) My favorite book(s) by a Latin@ author is: Borderlands/La Frontera by Gloria Anzaldua

I love your blog, but tend to lurk only :-)
traveler said…
1)Anne
2)saubleb@gmail.com
3)My favorite book is B as in Beauty.
Thanks for this lovely giveaway.

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