This is Hispanic Heritage Month, which means lots of learning through books offering information about the histories, cultures, and contributions of American citizens whose ancestors come from Mexico, Spain, Central and South America, and the Caribbean. At Bank Street Book Store young readers discover a wide selection of titles by and about talented writers and artists whose work is beautifully represented on the pages of children's books. Here are some glowing examples.
YA fantasy Wattpad sensation Taran Matharu is the author of "The Summoner" series, which includes two New York Times bestsellers: The Novice and The Inquisition. Taran began writing the Summoner series in November 2013 at the age of 22, taking part in the Internet writing phenomenon Nanowrimo. On Wattpad, The Novice has been