Manuel Ramos - King of the Chicanos

Colfax Avenue: Local attorney and writer Manuel Ramos is the author of numerous crime fiction novels, featuring Ramos’s popular Chicano detective, Luis Móntez., which have garnered critical recognition from the Colorado Book Awards, the Chicano/Latino Literary Awards (University of California at Irvine), as well as an Edgar nomination from the Mystery Writers of America. Ramos will read from and sign his new book King of the Chicanos ($16.95 Wings Press). “King of the Chicanos reveals the l960s Chicano Movement as few other novels have done to date. An inspiring and realistic telling of the Mexican American’s community struggle for equal rights. This novel is destined to become an important part of our history, and only Manuel Ramos could write it.” —Rudolfo Anaya, award-winning author of Bless Me, Ultima

Request a signed copy: books@tatteredcover.com

Event date: 
Thursday, May 20, 2010 - 7:30pm
Event address: 
Tattered Cover Book Store Colfax Avenue
2526 East Colfax Avenue
80206 Denver
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