Books Set in the Caribbean and Latin America


Antigua and Barbuda

Kincaid, Jamaica
A Small Place

Argentina

Guevara, Ernesto Che
The Motorcycle Diaries: Notes on a Latin American Journey

Parrado, Nando
Miracle in the Andes: 72 Days on the Mountain and My Long Trek Home

Bahamas

Woodard, Colin
The Republic of Pirates: Being the True and Surprising Story of the Caribbean Pirates and the Man Who Brought Them Down

Brazil

Montes, Raphael
Perfect Days

Patchett, Ann
– State of Wonder

Chile

Guevara, Ernesto Che
The Motorcycle Diaries: Notes on a Latin American Journey

Skármeta, Antionio
– The Postman

Zambra, Alejandro
– The Private Lives of Trees

Rapa Nui

Hunt, Terry and Carl Lipo
The Statues that Walked: Unraveling the Mystery of Easter Island

Cuba

García, Cristina
Dreaming in Cuban

Steinbach, Alice
– Educating Alice: Adventures of a Curious Woman

Dominica

Rhys, Jean
Wide Sargasso Sea

Haiti

Danticat, Edwidge
Brother, I’m Dying

Jamaica

Rhys, Jean
Wide Sargasso Sea

Mexico

Herrera, Yuri
Signs Preceding the End of the World

McDougall, Christopher
– Born to Run

Wariner, Ruth
The Sound of Gravel: A Memoir

Panama

Cristina Henríquez
The World in Half

Peru

Arana, Marie
– Lima Nights

Guevara, Ernesto Che
The Motorcycle Diaries: Notes on a Latin American Journey

Wilder, Thornton
The Bridge of San Luis Rey

Puerto Rico

Santiago, Esmeralda
When I Was Puerto Rican: A Memoir

Trinidad and Tobago

Nunez, Elizabeth
– Prospero’s Daughter

Uruguay

Parrado, Nando
Miracle in the Andes: 72 Days on the Mountain and My Long Trek Home

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