Books by Angela Cervantes

LETY OUT LOUD by Angela Cervantes
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 26, 2019

"A touching story about the power of language, pets, and friendship. (Fiction. 8-12)"
A bilingual girl named Lety volunteers at an animal shelter where she gets drawn into a competition with a boy she finds unkind. Read full book review >
ME, FRIDA, AND THE SECRET OF THE PEACOCK RING by Angela Cervantes
Released: March 27, 2018

"A fun read for any sleuths-in-training. (author's note) (Mystery. 8-12)"
Join Paloma Marquez as she solves the mystery of Frida Kahlo's missing peacock ring. Read full book review >
ALLIE, FIRST AT LAST by Angela Cervantes
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 29, 2016

"A sweet middle-grade read that promotes compassion and empathy over competitiveness. (Fiction. 8-12)"
Nothing but a first-place trophy will do for a 10-year-old girl obsessed with living up to her family's name. Read full book review >
GABY, LOST AND FOUND by Angela Cervantes
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 1, 2013

"A timely, touching and nuanced portrayal of real-life challenges experienced by children in mixed-status families. (Fiction. 8-12)"
Gaby Ramirez Howard faces the same ups and downs as any 11-year-old girl, but they are made more complicated by her mother's absence. Read full book review >