Julia Alvarez

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General Information

Name: Julia Alvarez

Pen Name: None

Genres: Fiction, Non-Fiction, Poetry, History

Born: 1950 in New York City, NY


Website: N/A

Email: N/A


Illinois Connection

The Author taught at the University of Illinois for three years.

Biographical and Professional Information

Julia Alvarez is an author, a poet, fiction writer, and essayist.

Published Works

Homecoming, Algonquin; 1984, reprint 2010

How the Garcia Girls lost their Accents, Algonquin; 1991, reprint 2010

In the time of the Butterflies, Algonquin; 1994 - reprint 2010

Before We Were Free, Laurel Leaf, 2004

Finding Miracles, Laurel Leaf, 2006

Once Upon a Quinceanera: Coming of Age in the USA, Plume, 2008

Return to Sender, Yearling, 2010

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents

ISBN: 156512975X
Release Date: 2010-01-12

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In the Time of the Butterflies

ISBN: 1565129768
Release Date: 2010-01-12

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Before We Were Free

ISBN: 044023784X
Release Date: 2004-04-13

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Finding Miracles

ISBN: 0553494066
Release Date: 2006-05-09

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Once Upon a Quinceanera: Coming of Age in the USA

ISBN: 0452288304
Release Date: 2008-07-29

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Return to Sender

ISBN: 0375851232
Release Date: 2010-09-14

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Literary Awards

"In the Time of Butterflies" was selected for the One Book, One Chicago program in the fall of 2004.

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)

External Links

Julia Alvarez on WorldCat

Julia Alvarez on Amazon

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