Julia Alvarez

Julia Alvarez

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Julia Alvarez Stats: The highest rated book by Julia Alvarez on Book Notification is In the Time of the Butterflies, a Standalone novel. The second-highest rated book is How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents, a Standalone novel.

The most read book by Julia Alvarez on Book Notification is In the Time of the Butterflies, a Standalone novel. The second most read book is How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents, a Standalone novel.

Below is a complete list of Julia Alvarez books in publication and chronological order, broken down by series.

List of Tia Lola Stories Books in Publication Order

List of Standalone Novels in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
7.3
How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents
1991
2
8.3
In the Time of the Butterflies
1994
3
10
Yo!
1997
4
8
In the Name of Salome
2000
5
The Secret Footprints
2000
6
Before We Were Free
2002
7
Finding Miracles
2004
8
Saving the World
2006
9
6
Return to Sender
2009
10
8
Afterlife
2020
11
The Cemetery of Untold Stories
2024

List of Collections in Publication Order

List of Chapbooks in Publication Order

List of Picture Books in Publication Order

List of Non-Fiction in Publication Order

List of Mondo Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
Mondo Barbie (With: John Varley, Lynne Barrett, Philip Levine, A.M. Homes, David Trinidad, Sandra Cisneros, Marge Piercy, Gary Soto, Roberta Allen, Alice McDermott, Hilary Tham, Lyn Lifshin, Rebecca Brown, Denise Duhamel, Lucinda Ebersole, Richard Peabody, Jeanne Beaumont, Lynne McMahon, Kathryn Harrison, Patricia Storace, Richard Grayson, Leslie Shiel, Laura Costas, Sharon Henry, Cookie Lupton, Lisa B. Herskovits, Belinda Subraman, Ellie Schoenfeld, Sparrow ., Gregg Shapiro, Cathryn Hankla, Wayne E. Kline, Jose Padua, Jeff Weddle)
Mondo Barbie (With: John Varley, Lynne Barrett, Philip Levine, A.M. Homes, David Trinidad, Sandra Cisneros, Marge Piercy, Gary Soto, Roberta Allen, Alice McDermott, Hilary Tham, Lyn Lifshin, Rebecca Brown, Denise Duhamel, Lucinda Ebersole, Richard Peabody, Jeanne Beaumont, Lynne McMahon, Kathryn Harrison, Patricia Storace, Richard Grayson, Leslie Shiel, Laura Costas, Sharon Henry, Cookie Lupton, Lisa B. Herskovits, Belinda Subraman, Ellie Schoenfeld, Sparrow ., Gregg Shapiro, Cathryn Hankla, Wayne E. Kline, Jose Padua, Jeff Weddle)
1993
2
Mondo Elvis (By: Howard Waldrop, Cornelius Eady, Mark Childress, Susie Mee, Nick Cave, Mark Winegardner, Rafael Alvarez, Greil Marcus, Pagan Kennedy, Lucinda Ebersole, Richard Peabody, Lynne McMahon, Cathryn Hankla, Samuel Charters, Rachel Salazar, Eleanor Earle Crockett, Diane Wakoski, Judy Vernon, David Wojahn, William McCranor Henderson, Janice Eidus, Elizabeth Ash Vélez, Laura Kalpakian, Eri Makino, Ai, Michael Wilkerson, Brian Gilmore)
Mondo Elvis (By: Howard Waldrop, Cornelius Eady, Mark Childress, Susie Mee, Nick Cave, Mark Winegardner, Rafael Alvarez, Greil Marcus, Pagan Kennedy, Lucinda Ebersole, Richard Peabody, Lynne McMahon, Cathryn Hankla, Samuel Charters, Rachel Salazar, Eleanor Earle Crockett, Diane Wakoski, Judy Vernon, David Wojahn, William McCranor Henderson, Janice Eidus, Elizabeth Ash Vélez, Laura Kalpakian, Eri Makino, Ai, Michael Wilkerson, Brian Gilmore)
1994
3
Mondo Marilyn (By: J.G. Ballard, Michael Hemmingson, Clive Barker, Doris Grumbach, Beth Meacham, Lynne Tillman, Charles Bukowski, David Trinidad, Tom Whalen, Sharon Olds, Leslie Pietrzyk, Lyn Lifshin, Nanci Griffith, Robert Peters, Lucinda Ebersole, Richard Peabody, Jeanne Beaumont, Gregg Shapiro, Judy Grahn, Sam Toperoff, Julia P. Dubner, Bill Morris, John Rechy, L.A. Lantz, Phyllis Burke, Hillary Johnson, Rita Valencia, Michael Lally, Eleanor E. Crocket, Taylor Mead, Susan Compo, Rosanne Daryl Thomas)
Mondo Marilyn (By: J.G. Ballard, Michael Hemmingson, Clive Barker, Doris Grumbach, Beth Meacham, Lynne Tillman, Charles Bukowski, David Trinidad, Tom Whalen, Sharon Olds, Leslie Pietrzyk, Lyn Lifshin, Nanci Griffith, Robert Peters, Lucinda Ebersole, Richard Peabody, Jeanne Beaumont, Gregg Shapiro, Judy Grahn, Sam Toperoff, Julia P. Dubner, Bill Morris, John Rechy, L.A. Lantz, Phyllis Burke, Hillary Johnson, Rita Valencia, Michael Lally, Eleanor E. Crocket, Taylor Mead, Susan Compo, Rosanne Daryl Thomas)
1995
4
Mondo James Dean (By: Lewis Shiner, Jack C. Haldeman II, Bentley Little, Michael Hemmingson, Chuck Taylor, Michael Martone, Louisa Ermelino, Terence Winch, Lucinda Ebersole, Richard Peabody, Sparrow ., Janice Eidus, Ai, Tino Villanueva, Edwin Corley, Robert Ready, Reuben Jackson, Stephanie Hart, D.E. Steward, David Plumb, Ed Graczyk, Hilary Howard, James Finney Boylan, Miranda Schwartz)
Mondo James Dean (By: Lewis Shiner, Jack C. Haldeman II, Bentley Little, Michael Hemmingson, Chuck Taylor, Michael Martone, Louisa Ermelino, Terence Winch, Lucinda Ebersole, Richard Peabody, Sparrow ., Janice Eidus, Ai, Tino Villanueva, Edwin Corley, Robert Ready, Reuben Jackson, Stephanie Hart, D.E. Steward, David Plumb, Ed Graczyk, Hilary Howard, James Finney Boylan, Miranda Schwartz)
1996
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List of Julia Alvarez Anthologies in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
Flash Fiction: 72 Very Short Stories
1992
2
Mondo Barbie
1993
3
Growing Up Female: Stories By Women Writers From the American Mosaic
1993
4
Mondo Elvis
1994
5
Mondo Marilyn
1995
6
Mondo James Dean
1996
7
Mirror, Mirror on the Wall
1998
8
Women Writing Resistance: Essays on Latin America and the Caribbean
2003
9
The Future Dictionary of America
2004
10
Been There, Done That
2015
11
Tales of Two Americas
2017
12
Freeman's Power
2018
13
Why I Like This Story
2019
14
What Saves Us
2019
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Julia Alvarez: Biography

Julia Alvarez was born on March 27th, 1950 and is currently 74 years old. Julia Alvarez was born in New York, New York, USA.

Julia Alvarez is probably best known for her Standalone Novels. There are currently 11 novels available. The first standalone was released in 1991 with the novel How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents. The most recently released novel was The Cemetery of Untold Stories which was released in 2024. There are no upcoming standalone novels by Julia at this time.

Julia Alvarez has also written the Tia Lola Stories series which has 4 books including How Tia Lola Came to (Visit) Stay and How Tia Lola Learned to Teach.

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Julia Alvarez: F.A.Q

When was Julia Alvarez Born? How old is Julia Alvarez?

Julia Alvarez was born on March 27th, 1950. Julia Alvarez is currently 74 years old.

Where was Julia Alvarez Born?

Julia Alvarez was born in New York, New York, USA and is Dominican - American.

What was the first book Julia Alvarez wrote?

The first novel written by Julia Alvarez was Homecoming, published in 1984.

What was the most recent book Julia Alvarez wrote?

Her most recently released work was The Cemetery of Untold Stories on April 2nd, 2024.

Will there be any more books by Julia Alvarez?

Julia Alvarez does not have any upcoming books with a set publication date within the next few months at this time.

How many books has Julia Alvarez written?

Julia Alvarez has written 25 books excluding contributions to anthologies. 4 books in the Tia Lola Stories Series, 11 Standalone Novels, 3 books in the Collections, 1 book in the Chapbooks, 3 books in the Picture Books, 3 books in the Non-Fiction.

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