New member Corinne Joy Brown recently was named a Finalist in the categories of Historical Fiction and Inspirational by the International Latino Book Awards for her new novel Hidden Star, a story about the hidden Spanish Jewish culture of New Mexico. She flies to Los Angeles for the Awards Ceremony on September 8th. One of the other two finalists in Historical Fiction is Isabelle Allende. Corinne will be presenting a talk at the JCC Denver on November 21st and at the Tattered Cover – Colfax location on January 14th. For more info visit corinnebrown.com.