Celia Avila, Senior Librarian, West Los Angeles Regional Branch Library


Author Annette Chavez Macias and her novels, Big Chicas Don't Cry and Too Soon for Adiós

Bridging Hearts and Cultures With Annette Chavez Macias

September 20, 2023

Sometimes, all you need is to submerge yourself in the pages of a classic romance novel. The allure of passion and drama draws us in, gives us something to root for, and offers a welcome escape from the mundanity of everyday tasks.

Rafael López and his award-winning book, Dancing Hands

L.A. Libros Fest: Interview With Rafael López

September 07, 2021

Rafael López is an award-winning illustrator and artist. He has received three Pura Belpré Illustrator Award Medals for his work in Book Fiesta, Drum Dream Girl (2016), and Dancing Hands (2020).