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Demetria Martinez

Demetria Martinez is the author of the widely translated novel Mother Tongue , which won a Western States Book Award for Fiction. Martinez also wrote The Block Captain's Daughter , which won an American Book Award and the International Latino Book Award for best Latino Focused Fiction. She co-authored an ebook with former Oklahoma Senator Fred Harris, These People Want to Work: Immigration Reform . Her collection of autobiographical essays, Confessions of a Berlitz-Tape Chicana , includes...See more