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Alisa Valdes-Rodriguez

Alisa Valdes-Rodriguez
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Alisa Valdes-Rodriguez is an award-winning print and broadcast journalist and a former staff writer for both the Los Angeles Times and the Boston Globe. With more than one million books in print in eleven languages, she was included on Time magazine’s list of "25 Most Influential Hispanics," and was a Latina magazine Woman of the Year as well as an Entertainment Weekly Breakout Literary Star. She is the author of many novels, including Playing with Boys and The Husband Habit. Alisa divides her time between New Mexico and Los Angeles.

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Playing with Boys by Alisa Valdes-Rodriguez--Audiobook Excerpt

Listen to this audiobook excerpt from Alisa Valdes-Rodriguez's novel Playing with Boys, narrated by the author, Mara Holguin and Ingrid Oliu. In this delicious new novel from the author of The Dirty Girls Social Club, three friends—each a Latina in her late 20's—take Los Angeles by storm. Marcella, Olivia, and Alexis have bonded not only over trouble with men but about how tough it is to make life work in L.A. no matter what you do.

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The Three Kings

Alisa Valdes-Rodriguez
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Griffin

Who's bearing gifts this Christmas? Three hot, single guys!

Christy de la Cruz has it all: a great career as an interior designer for the stylish homes of New Mexico, marriage to a tall and...

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Dirty Girls on Top

The Dirty Girls Social Club

Alisa Valdes-Rodriguez
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Griffin

The Dirty Girls are back, saucier and sexier than ever….but are they any wiser?

Lauren is at the top of her game as a newspaper columnist—but her romantic life is a total disaster....

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The Husband Habit

Alisa Valdes-Rodriguez
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Press

From the bestselling author of The Dirty Girls Social Club comes a novel about a young woman in Albuquerque who seeks her perfect mate—but it seems like all of them are taken.

Why...

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Jugando con chicos

Alisa Valdés-Rodríguez
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Griffin

When Alisa Valdes-Rodriguez' first novel was published last year, it caused a sensation. Readers flocked to the story of six friends in Boston because both the voice and the characters Valdes-Rodriguez...

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Make Him Look Good

Alisa Valdés-Rodríguez
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Griffin

The "him" in Make Him Look Good is Ricky Biscayne, sexy Latin singing sensation who has taken the pop world by storm. But it takes more than swiveling hips and dreamy eyes to get to the...

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El hombre que yo quiero

Alisa Valdés-Rodríguez
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Griffin

Una estimulante novela sobre seis mujeres y sus relaciones con un hombre muy carismático...

Ricky Biscayne es un sexy cantante latino que ha llegado a la cima de las listas...

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Playing with Boys

Alisa Valdés-Rodríguez
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Griffin

From the author of The Dirty Girls Social Club comes another fast, funny, soulful, and sexy novel about friendship and love amid Latinas.

It's a jungle out there...

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The Dirty Girls Social Club

The Dirty Girls Social Club

Alisa Valdés-Rodríguez
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Griffin

The New York Times bestselling novel that is a sensational debut about six friends--each one an unforgettable Latina woman in her late '20s--and the complications and triumphs in their lives.

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