Domingo Martinez

Domingo Martinez

Domingo Martinez is the New York Times Best Selling author of The Boy Kings of Texas and was a finalist for The National Book Award in 2012. The Boy Kings of Texas is a Gold Medal Winner of the Independent Publishers Book Award, a Non-Fiction Finalist for The Washington State Book Awards, and was nominated for a 2013 Pushcart Prize.

The Boy Kings of Texas was optioned for an HBO series through Salma Hayek's production company, Ventana Rosa.

His work has appeared in Epiphany Literary Journal, Seattle Weekly, Texas Monthly, The New Republic, Saveur Magazine, Huisache Literary Magazine and he is a regular contributor to This American Life. He has also appeared on NPR's All Things Considered and The Diane Rehm show, and was the recipient of the Bernard De Voto Fellowship for Non-Fiction at Bread Loaf Writer's Colony in 2013. Mr Martinez is also a fundraiser and spokesperson for 826 Seattle, the literacy project founded by Dave Eggers.

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Best Sellers

    • The Boy Kings of Texas

    • A Memoir
    • By: Domingo Martinez
    • Narrated by: Emilio Delgado
    • Length: 13 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 270
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 248
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 248

    A lyrical and authentic book that recounts the story of a border-town family in Brownsville, Texas in the 1980'....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Impressive debut!

    • By Dahlia on 01-27-14

    Regular price: $29.95

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