Olivia Diaz


Stays in Paris with Ernie, 2010 - 2012

"Fowler Section" by Olivia Diaz, published in 2013.

In this charming book, Olivia Diaz recounts many stories of her early childhood in the late 1940s and early 1950s on a farm west of Phoenix, Arizona.  Her Uncle Joe was the Foreman in charge of maintaining the 30-mile Fowler Section of the Southern Pacific Railroad west of Phoenix.  With Joe, and her Aunt, Tía Yoya, she had many adventures with a pet bull, an adventuresome goat, “woolie worms” and scorpions and much more.  The stories are varied and captivating and tell us lots about the history and the Mexican-American culture of that period.  192 pages.  Order from amazon.com.


"Twenty Dogs" by Olivia Diaz  (in preparation).

"I Love You more than Tacos" by Olivia Diaz  (in preparation). 

rev. October 17, 2015.  OD/EM