Miami Book Fair 2020 Authors - T

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Overground Railroad: The Green Book and the Roots of Black Travel in America Cover Image
ISBN: 9781419738173
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Published: Abrams Press - January 7th, 2020

A New York Times Notable Book of 2020​

The first book to explore the historical role and residual impact of the Green Book, a travel guide for black motorists 

Published from 1936 to 1966, the Green Book was hailed as the “black travel guide to America.” At that time, it was very dangerous and difficult for African-Americans to tr

The Official Spanglish Dictionary: Un User's Guia to More Than 300 Words and Phrases That Aren't Exactly Espanol or Ingles Cover Image
ISBN: 9780684854120
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Published: Touchstone - October 13th, 1998

"¡Oye Broder, Get a Load of These Palabras!"
They're all Spanglish words -- and you can hear them on the streets of Miami, Los Angeles, Nueva York, and lots of other ciudades across the country where English and Spanish seem to blend and bend into a mind-boggling, very foni hybrid of two different languages -- or are they so diferente? Mira:

On the Plain of Snakes: A Mexican Journey Cover Image
ISBN: 9780358362791
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Published: Mariner Books - October 6th, 2020

The legendary travel writer drives the entire length of the US–Mexico border, then goes deep into the hinterland, on the back roads of Chiapas and Oaxaca, to uncover the rich, layered world behind today’s brutal headlines.

Paul Theroux has spent his life crisscrossing the globe in search of the histories and peoples that give life to the places they call home.

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Excellence, Volume 2: The Present Tense Cover Image
By Brandon Thomas, Khary Randolph (Artist), Emilio Lopez (Artist)
ISBN: 9781534318625
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Published: Image Comics - September 21st, 2021

Spencer Dales was born into a world of magic. His father belongs to the Aegis, a secret society of black magicians ordered by their unseen masters to better the lives of others--of higher potential--but never themselves.

Hardcore Volume 2: Reloaded Cover Image
ISBN: 9781534315969
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Published: Image Comics - August 4th, 2020

HARDCORE returns with more bullets than John Wick Agent Drake once used the Hardcore tech to take control of human drones to protect our nation...but now, that tech is out in the wild. And the only one who can help him put the genie back in the bottle is his greatest enemy.

The Loneliness of the Long-Distance Cartoonist Cover Image
ISBN: 9781770463950
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Published: Drawn and Quarterly - July 21st, 2020

One of the New York Times 100 Notable Books of 2020! Featured on best of the year lists from Publishers Weekly and the Washington Post!

A comedic memoir about fandom, fame, and other embarrassments from the life of a New York Times bestseller

An Incomplete List of Names: Poems Cover Image
By Michael Torres, Raquel Rivera (Foreword by)
ISBN: 9780807046746
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Published: Beacon Press - October 6th, 2020

An astonishing debut collection looking back on a community of Mexican American boys as they grapple with assimilation versus the impulse to create a world of their own.

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We the Animals Cover Image
ISBN: 9780547844190
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Published: Mariner Books - September 11th, 2012


In this groundbreaking debut, Justin Torres plunges us into the chaotic heart of one family, the intense bonds of three brothers, and the mythic effects of this fierce love on the people we must become.

"We the Animals is a dark jewel of a book. It’s heartbreaking. It’s beautiful.

I Would Die 4 U: Why Prince Became an Icon Cover Image
By Touré
ISBN: 9781476737409
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Published: Atria Books - October 15th, 2019

An expansive and insightful exploration of one of the most iconic and electrifying artists ever, this book reveals the stunning, multi-generational influence and appeal of Prince and his revered music—from celebrated journalist, author, and host of the popular podcast The Touré Show.

Infused with Touré’s unique pop-culture fluency, I

Memorial Drive: A Daughter's Memoir Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062248572
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Published: Ecco - July 28th, 2020

An Instant New York Times Bestseller 

A New York Times Notable Book 

One of Barack Obama's Favorite Books of 2020

Never Alone: Prison, Politics, and My People Cover Image
ISBN: 9781541742420
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Published: PublicAffairs - September 1st, 2020

A classic account of courage, integrity, and most of all, belonging