10 of the Best Latinx Young Adult Books of 2019


Latinx representation in literature is scarce but the following writers and books helped elevate Latinx stories this year. We got to meet strong Latinx heroines written by strong Latina writers amplifying our stories and cultura  in the literary space. The following ten books are some of the top young adult books ranging from suspense to magical realism to contemporary life with a Latinx angle. From Elizabeth Acevedo’s Afro-Latina lead in With the Fire on High to a biracial queer Latina in Michelle Ruiz Keil’s All of Us with Wings to the Latina feminists in Lilliam Rivera’s Dealing in Dreams, read on to discover ten of the best Latinx young adults novels of 2019.




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