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Sandra Cisneros

Sandra Cisneros is a poet, short story writer, novelist and essayist whose work explores the lives of the working-class. Her numerous awards include NEA fellowships in both poetry and fiction, the Texas Medal of the Arts, a MacArthur Fellowship, several honorary doctorates and national and international book awards, including Chicago’s Fifth Star Award, the PEN Center USA Literary Award, and the National Medal of the Arts awarded to her by President Obama in 2016. Most recently, she received the Ford Foundation’s Art of Change Fellowship, was recognized among The Frederick Douglass 200, and was awarded the PEN/Nabokov Award for Achievement in...

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A House of My Own
Written by Sandra Cisneros
Vintage | Trade Paperback | September 2016
$15.00/21.00(Canada) | 978-0-345-80717-5 (0-345-80717-0)

Winner of the PEN Center USA Literary Award for Creative Nonfiction

From Chicago to Mexico, the places Sandra Cisneros has lived have provided inspiration for her now-classic works of fiction and poetry. But a house of her own, a place where she could truly take root, has eluded her. In this...

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Una casa propia
Written by Sandra Cisneros
Vintage Espanol | Trade Paperback | September 2016
$15.00/21.00(Canada) | 978-0-345-80718-2 (0-345-80718-9)

Desde Chicago a México, los lugares en los que Sandra Cisneros ha vivido han servido de inspiración para sus trabajos ya clásicos de ficción y poesía. Sin embargo, una casa propia, un lugar en el que realmente pueda echar raíces, la ha eludido. En esta autobiografía rompecabezas, formada de ensayos e... Read more






My Wicked Wicked Ways
Written by Sandra Cisneros
Vintage | Trade Paperback | April 2015
$14.95/17.95(Canada) | 978-1-101-87250-5 (1-101-87250-0)

In this beautiful collection of poems, remarkable for their plainspoken radiance, the bestselling author of The House on Mango Street and winner of the 2018 PEN/Nabokov Award for Achievement in International Literature embraces her first passion-verse. With lines both comic and sad, Sandra Cisneros deftly-and dazzlingly-explores the human experience. For those... Read more






Have You Seen Marie?
Written by Sandra Cisneros, Illustrated by Ester Hernández
Vintage | Trade Paperback | April 2014
$14.95/17.95(Canada) | 978-0-307-74386-2 (0-307-74386-1)

Have You Seen Marie? showcases the storytelling magic of Sandra Cisneros, beloved author of The House on Mango Street and winner of the 2018 PEN/Nabokov Award for Achievement in International Literature. This lyrically told, richly illustrated fable for adults is the tale of a woman's search, in the wake of her... Read more






¿Has visto a María?
Written by Sandra Cisneros, Illustrated by Ester Hernández, Translated by Liliana Valenzuela
Vintage Espanol | Trade Paperback | April 2014
$14.95/17.95(Canada) | 978-0-345-80489-1 (0-345-80489-9)

La mundialmente aclamada autora de La casa en Mango Street, y ganadora del PEN/Nabokov Award for Achievement in International Literature 2018, nos brinda un relato profundamente conmovedor acerca de la pérdida, el duelo y la sanación: una fábula para adultos líricamente narrada y vívidamente ilustrada sobre una mujer que busca un gato extraviado tras...

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Have You Seen Marie?
Written by Sandra Cisneros, Illustrated by Ester Hernández
Knopf | Hardcover | October 2012
$21.00/25.00(Canada) | 978-0-307-59794-6 (0-307-59794-6)

The internationally acclaimed author of The House on Mango Street gives us a deeply moving tale of loss, grief, and healing: a lyrically told, richly illustrated fable for grown-ups about a woman’s search for a cat who goes missing in the wake of her mother’s death.

The word “orphan&rdquo... Read more






¿Has visto a María?
Written by Sandra Cisneros, Illustrated by Ester Hernández, Translated by Liliana Valenzuela
Vintage Espanol | Hardcover | October 2012
$21.00/25.00(Canada) | 978-0-307-74470-8 (0-307-74470-1)

La mundialmente aclamada autora de La casa en Mango Street, y ganadora del PEN/Nabokov Award for Achievement in International Literature 2018, nos brinda un relato profundamente conmovedor acerca de la pérdida, el duelo y la sanación: una fábula para adultos líricamente narrada y vívidamente ilustrada sobre una mujer que busca un gato extraviado...

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Vintage Cisneros
Written by Sandra Cisneros
Vintage | Trade Paperback | January 2004
$12.95/17.50(Canada) | 978-1-4000-3405-5 (1-4000-3405-1)

Vintage Readers are a perfect introduction to some of the great modern writers presented in attractive, accessible paperback editions.

“Sandra Cisneros knows both that the heart can be broken and that it can rise and soar like a bird. Whatever story she chooses to tell, we should be listening for a... Read more






Caramelo
Written by Sandra Cisneros
Vintage | Trade Paperback | September 2003
$16.95/22.95(Canada) | 978-0-679-74258-6 (0-679-74258-1)

Every year, Ceyala “Lala” Reyes' family—aunts, uncles, mothers, fathers, and Lala's six older brothers—packs up three cars and, in a wild ride, drive from Chicago to the Little Grandfather and Awful Grandmother's house in Mexico City for the summer. Struggling to find a voice above the boom of her brothers and... Read more






Caramelo
Written by Sandra Cisneros, Translated by Liliana Valenzuela
Vintage Espanol | Trade Paperback | September 2003
$15.95/18.95(Canada) | 978-1-4000-3099-6 (1-4000-3099-4)

La célebre autora de La casa en Mango Street, y ganadora del PEN/Nabokov Award for Achievement in International Literature 2018, nos ofrece una nueva y extraordinaria novela narrada en un lenguaje de una originalidad arro-lladora: es la historia de varias generaciones de una familia méxicoamericana cuyas voces crean un des-lumbrante y...

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Hairs/Pelitos
Written by Sandra Cisneros
Dragonfly Books | Trade Paperback | November 1997
$7.99/8.99(Canada) | 978-0-679-89007-2 (0-679-89007-6)

This jewel-like vignette from Sandra Cisneros's best-selling The House on Mango Street shows, through simple, intimate portraits, the diversity among us.

A Dragonfly Book in English and Spanish.

A Parenting Magazine Best Children's Book of the Year  

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Un excelente constructor de vocabulario, con nombres de objetos en Ingl&#233s y en Espa&#241ol, acompa&#241ados... Read more






El arroyo de la Llorona y otros cuentos
Written by Sandra Cisneros, Translated by Liliana Valenzuela
Vintage Espanol | Trade Paperback | September 1996
$15.00/20.00(Canada) | 978-0-679-76804-3 (0-679-76804-1)

La gran aclamada colección de cuentos de Sandra Cisneros, autora de La casa en Mango Street y ganadora del PEN/Nabokov Award for Achievement in International Literature 2018, está ahora disponible en español. El arroyo de la llorona y otros cuentos le da vida a una asombrosa variedad de personajes y, como La...

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Loose Woman
Written by Sandra Cisneros
Vintage | Trade Paperback | March 1995
$14.95/19.95(Canada) | 978-0-679-75527-2 (0-679-75527-6)

A candid, sexy and wonderfully mood-strewn collection of poetry that celebrates the female aspects of love, from the reflective to the overtly erotic. From the winner of the 2018 PEN/Nabokov Award for Achievement in International Literature. Read more






La Casa En Mango Street
Written by Sandra Cisneros, Translated by Elena Poniatowska
Vintage Espanol | Trade Paperback | October 1994
$11.95/15.95(Canada) | 978-0-679-75526-5 (0-679-75526-8)

Elogiado por la crítica, admirado por lectores de todas las edades, en escuelas y universidades de todo el país y traducido a una multitud de idiomas, La casa en Mango Street es la extraordinaria historia de Esperanza Cordero. Contado a través de una serie de viñetas —a veces desgarradoras, a veces profundamente alegres&mdash...

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The House on Mango Street
Written by Sandra Cisneros
Knopf | Hardcover | April 1994
$25.95/32.00(Canada) | 978-0-679-43335-4 (0-679-43335-X)

In hardcover for the first time--on the tenth anniversary of its initial publication--the greatly admired and bestselling book about a young girl growing up in the Latino section of Chicago. Sometimes heartbreaking, sometimes deeply joyous, this novel depicts a new American landscape through its multiple characters. Read more






My Wicked Wicked Ways
Written by Sandra Cisneros
Knopf | Hardcover | November 1992
$25.95/32.00(Canada) | 978-0-679-41821-4 (0-679-41821-0)

Hailed as "not only a gifted writer, but an absolutely essential one" (The New York Times Book Review), Sandra Cisneros has firmly established herself as an author of electrifying talent. Here are verses, comic and sad, radiantly pure and plainspoken, that reveal why her stories have been praised for their precision... Read more






Woman Hollering Creek
Written by Sandra Cisneros
Vintage | Trade Paperback | March 1992
$15.00/20.00(Canada) | 978-0-679-73856-5 (0-679-73856-8)

A collection of stories by Sandra Cisneros, the winner of the 2018 PEN/Nabokov Award for Achievement in International Literature. The lovingly drawn characters of these stories give voice to the vibrant and varied life on both sides of the Mexican border with tales of pure discovery, filled with moments of infinite... Read more






The House on Mango Street
Written by Sandra Cisneros
Vintage | Trade Paperback | April 1991
$11.95/15.95(Canada) | 978-0-679-73477-2 (0-679-73477-5)

The bestselling coming-of-age classic, acclaimed by critics, beloved by readers of all ages, taught in schools and universities alike, and translated around the world from the winner of the 2018 PEN/Nabokov Award for Achievement in International Literature.

The House on Mango Street is the remarkable story of Esperanza Cordero, a young...

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