David Bowles is a Mexican American author from south Texas, where he teaches at the University of Texas Río Grande Valley. He has written several award-winning titles, most notably The Smoking Mirror and They Call Me Güero. His work has also been published in multiple anthologies, plus venues such as The New York Times, School Library Journal, Strange Horizons, English Journal, Rattle, Translation Review, and the Journal of Children’s Literature. In 2017, David was inducted into the Texas Institute of Letters.
Living That Border Life
- 10:40 am - 11:10 am
- | Location of Session: HEB Childrens Gazebo
- Children's Session
- Start of Signing: 11:25 am
- | Signing Location: Festival Marketplace
About the Event
David Bowles reads from My Two Border Towns / Mis dos pueblos fronterizos – a bilingual storytime.
This session will be introduced by students from the Young Women’s Leadership Academy.