After the Death of Anna Gonzales released in paperback in 2018. Check out the great new cover.

Follow this link for a wonderful book trailer by a Texas librarian for My Father's Son

Awards Won by

Terri Fields' Books

  • TAYSHAS Reading List (Texas) 
  • Maud Hart Lovelace Award for Middle Grades Fiction (Minnesota)
  • Georgia Children’s Choice Award
  • Recommended Reading List for Chicago Public Schools
  • ALA (American Library Association) Quick Picks for Reluctant Readers
  •  Outstanding children’s book nominee (Indiana)
  •   Notable Southwest Books of the Year
  •  National Council for the Social Studies Recommended Trade Title
  • 100 Top Kid Picks in Children’s Books
  • Selected Battle of the Books title
  • OneBook AZ for kids
  • New Mexico/Arizona Children's Book of the Year finalist
  • ​Pennyslvania nominee Children's Book Awards (Young Adult)
  • ​Young Adult Nominee for Blue Spruce Award (Colorado)


Burro's Tortillas was selected as the first grade model for teaching trade books. There are videos and lesson plans at

Terri Fields


A fun book trailer for

Burro's Tortillas.

High school students perform some of the poetry from this book about a teen's suicide.