Books by Isabel Quintero

MY PAPI HAS A MOTORCYCLE by Isabel Quintero
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 14, 2019

"Every girl should be so lucky as to have such a papi. (Picture book. 7-11)"
A screaming, bright-blue comet zooms through the streets of Corona, California, in a race against the orange setting sun. Read full book review >
UGLY CAT & PABLO AND THE MISSING BROTHER by Isabel Quintero
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 29, 2018

"With lots of talk about farts, some grossness, a good bit of silliness, and loyalty to friends and family as the central theme, there is everything to like in this addition to the series. (recipe) (Fantasy. 7-10)"
Ugly Cat and Pablo are back following series opener Ugly Cat & Pablo (2017); this time they are on a mission to find Tamarindo, Ugly Cat's missing brother. Read full book review >
UGLY CAT & PABLO by Isabel Quintero
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 25, 2017

"Both chapter-book and reluctant readers will go for this one like cats to paletas. (recipe) (Fantasy. 7-10)"
Ugly Cat and Pablo are two tough dudes with hearts of gold and a penchant for miscommunication and (mis)adventure. Read full book review >
GABI, A GIRL IN PIECES by Isabel Quintero
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 1, 2014

"A fresh, authentic and honest exploration of contemporary Latina identity. (Fiction. 14 & up)"
Struggles with body image, teen pregnancy, drug addiction, rape, coming out, first love and death are all experiences that touch Gabi's life in some way during her senior year, and she processes her raw and honest feelings in her journal as these events unfold. Read full book review >