New Releases

Chimayo Press proudly presents several new releases:

Click here to download the Spring 2019 Catalog!


Creating Compelling ConversationsBoasting a wide array of topical assignments, Creating Compelling Conversations features more than 80 standalone worksheets and communicative activities. Organized into eight thematic sections, all activities are reproducible and address a broad range of topics in both daily and academic life.

Authors: Eric Roth and Teresa X. Nguyen

Publication date: July 2019

Available from Amazon

An abridged special edition of our culturally-specific 2015 conversation book, Essential Speaking Activities streamlines the communicative techniques used in prior Compelling Conversations books and provides easier access to new Japanese English language learners.

Authors: Eric RothShiggy Ichinomiya, and Brent Warner

Publication date: January 2018

Available as a Kindle eBook!


Designed for intermediate ESL students who speak Vietnamese as their best language, this supplemental collection of bilingual questions from the second edition of Compelling Conversations – Vietnam goes from simple questions to more reflective questions on 14 topics.

Authors: Teresa Nguyen and Eric Roth

Publication date: November 2017

Available as a Kindle eBook!