Author: Yamile Saied Méndez

ARC Review: Twice a Quinceanera by Yamile Saied Mendez

ARC Review: Twice a Quinceaner..

Posted July 26, 2022 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 2 Comments

Blurb: Acclaimed author of the Reese Witherspoon YA Book Club Pick Furia, Yamile Saied Méndez makes her adult fiction debut with this sparkling, whimsical novel of an accomplished young woman who discovers what it really means to come into her own . . . A Scary Mommy Summer Book Pick One month short of her wedding […]

ARC Review:  Come On In – 15 Stories about Immigration and Finding Home – Edited by Adi Alsaid

ARC Review: Come On In –..

Posted November 15, 2020 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 2 Comments

Synopsis: This exceptional and powerful anthology explores the joys, heartbreaks and triumphs of immigration, with stories by bestselling and beloved YA authors who are themselves immigrants and the children of immigrants. WELCOME From some of the most exciting bestselling and up-and-coming YA authors writing today…journey from Ecuador to New York City and Argentina to Utah, […]