Category Archives: Alex Sanchez

The God Box

Reviewed by guest blogger Kaye Moore Alex Sanchez, 2007. Paul is in denial about two major areas of his life: one, that in spite of being named Paul, he is a Spanish-speaking Latino named Pablo, and two, that he is … Continue reading

Posted in 2007, Alex Sanchez, gay male, gay-bashing, guest blogger, high school, latina/o, problem novel, queer protagonist, religion, secondary queer character | 1 Comment

Bait

Alex Sanchez, June 2009.  Sanchez is known for his novels about young Latinos coming out in high school; this is a bit of a departure in that its protagonist is a straight teen in trouble for beating up guys that … Continue reading

Posted in 2009, Alex Sanchez, gay male, gay-bashing, high school, latina/o, problem novel, queer adult, queer parent, realistic, secondary queer character, sexual violence, surprise queer character | Leave a comment