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Hispanic American Authors

  • Gary was Born

    boran and raised in Fresno, California.
  • 1st book of Poetry

    1st book of poetry called "The Elements of San Joaquin"
  • 2nd Collection of Poems

    Gary Soto wrote his second collection of poems called "The Tale of Sunlight" it won the Pulitzer Prize.
  • Carnegie Medal for Film Excellence

    Film was called "The Pool Party"
  • Finalist for National and Los Angeles Times Book Award

  • Literature Award from Hispanic Heritage Foundation