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Imperial Valley Press Staff WriterAlejandro Rivera said he never realized he wanted to be an author until he was about 13 years old. “I was always writing stuff when I was a kid and drawing pictures,” said Alejandro, a 15-year-old freshman at Southwest High School in El...
Imperial Valley Press Staff Writer, Copy EditorWith a mix of pride and sorrow, Mario Bustamante recalls that day at the United Farm Workers convention in September 1981. Concerned that an emergency resolution would strip union delegates of their vote and further consolidate the executive board’...
Staff WriterCALEXICO — Local children dressed up in their best nighttime pajamas to attend the annual Pajama Party held at the Enrique Camarena Memorial Library here Thursday evening. Sponsored for the second year by the Associated Calexico Teachers union, the...
Tags: Libraries, Arts and Culture, Dr. Seuss
Imperial Valley Press Staff WriterBRAWLEY – Valley book lovers woke up bright early Saturday morning to visit the Brawley Public Library’s autumn book sale and author signing. The festivities kicked off outside the library with tables of books and authors ready to share their...
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Staff PhotographerAuthor Aileen Layon, one of three sisters who co-wrote the book “The Summer of Joanie and Bobo,” read the book to students at McCabe Elementary School in El Centro on Thursday. The book is about four sisters who begged their father to take...
Staff WriterCALEXICO — The community is invited to meet award-winning author Rebecca Solnit, who will be discussing her book “A Paradise Built in Hell: The Extraordinary Communities that Arise in Disaster” tonight at the Camarena Memorial Library....
Junot Diaz won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction in 2008 for his debut novel, “The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao.” Junot Diaz was awarded a $500,000 McArthur Foundation “genius” grant earlier this month. Junot Diaz was chosen...
Staff WriterBRAWLEY — Local authors from all across the Imperial Valley will be visiting the Brawley Public Library for a book sale and author visit here Saturday. “It’s important to support local authors and writers and visit the library,”...
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Imperial Valley Press Staff WriterOne by one Imperial Valley residents have been cracking open a book called “The Age of Miracles” about a suburban San Diego family and how they respond when the Earth suddenly begins to slow rotation, affecting length of days and nights,...
I’ve lived in Holtville for more than 20 years and I (as a taxpayer) remember when I was a kid I used to enjoy going to the library. Back then it was a nice place to go to read a book and do homework, but now it’s one of the noisiest places to...
Staff WriterCALEXICO — Readers delve into both serious and funny sides of bicultural identity issues and relationships in the novel “To Be Frank Diego” as the main character makes a day-long journey through San Diego’s public transit system....
Tags: Human Interest, Mexico
Hero Complex - movies, comics, pop culture - Los Angeles TimesAuthor Jim Ottaviani has made a name for himself writing graphic novels about some of the greatest minds in science, […]...
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