"Chicano writers from El Paso are the most progressive, open-minded, far-reaching, and inclusive writers of them all."

Octavio Romano

Wednesday, January 20, 2010

Ben Saenz to perform Jan. 31

Benjamin Alire Saenz will give a reading at El Paso Main Library Auditorium for the friends of the El Paso Public Library

Sunday, Jan. 31, 2-4pm

Sponsored the El Paso Public Library and Cinco Puntos Press

Ben Alire Saenz is the author of young adult novels, the latest being Last Night I Sang to the Monster. Teens are invited to come and meet the author. This event is sponsored by the Friends of El Paso Public Library and Cinco Puntos Press. Refreshments will be provided by Lydia Ramirez of the Cafe Nopal.

Cabin for Rent in Ruidoso New Mexico - Perfect for Family Vacations or Writer Seclusion

Cabin for Rent near Ruidoso in the beautiful Sacramento Mountains of Southern New Mexico. Perfect for family gathering, writers retreats, writer seclusion, and ski/snow trips.

Sleeps ten comfortably. Kitchen. Dinning room. Living room. Loft. Three outside decks. Easy access when snowed. 10min from town. 20 from Ski Apache. 20 min from Inn of the Mountain Gods Inn and Casino.

Estimated Driving Time:
El Paso: 2 1/2, TX
Las Cruces, NM: 2 hrs from
Albuquerque: 3 hrs
Lubbock, TX 4 hr 20 min
Odessa, TX: 4 1/2 hrs

Weekly and monthly discounted rates; weekend; and holiday rates available. For holidays (New Years, Christmas, Thanksgiving, Mem Day, MLK, Labor Day), a reservation of 6 mo in advance recommended.

Info. and reservations (915) 591-4108