Marcus Vega Doesn’t Speak Spanish Book Review

Marcus Vega Doesn’t Speak Spanish by Pablo Cartaya Publication: April 21st, 2018 Genre: Middle Grade Rating:  One boy’s search for his father leads him to Puerto Rico in this moving middle-grade novel, for fans of Ghost and See You in the Cosmos. Marcus Vega is six feet tall, 180 pounds, and the owner of a premature mustache. When you […]

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Top 10 Auto-Buy Authors

So, Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly post curated by The Broke and the Bookish. As you know I do not post on Tuesdays so Saturday it is. I saw all my followers do this one Tuesday and I liked this topic. This was hard because I truly don’t auto-buy a lot. So for me, some of […]

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The Epic Fail of Arturo Zamora Book Review

      The Epic Fail of Arturo Zamora by Pablo Cartaya Published: May 16th, 2017 Genre: Middle Grade, Realistic Fiction Save the restaurant. Save the town. Get the girl. Make Abuela proud. Can thirteen-year-old Arturo Zamora do it all or is he in for a BIG, EPIC FAIL? For Arturo, summertime in Miami means playing basketball until […]

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