I have an insatiable passion for learning about other cultures—particularly Mexican as I've lived in Mexico for the last 8 years, am married to an indigenous Mexican dancer/chef, and we've built our business around sharing his culture. Here are my picks (fiction and non-fiction) on Mexican Culture from over the years.
Camilla Townsend$29.95 $26.96
Fantastic book written entirely based on the histories of the indigenous Mexicans themselves. Provides a deep insight into a history that was rewritten by the Spanish
Buddy Levy$18.00 $16.56
From more common (Spanish-perspective) histories, but a great book. Gives a detailed account of Cortez's fight to conquor the Mexica empire.
Luis Alberto Urrea$16.98 $15.62
One of my all-time favorite books: a historical fiction written by the protagonists great-great-great grand nephew.
Luis Alberto Urrea$16.99 $15.63
The sequel to The Hummingbird's Daughter