-Excerpt from the award-winning book Tortilla Sun

Sometimes you can't see the magic. You just know it's there because you can feel it.

Tortilla Sun  is Jen's debut. What began as a story for her youngest daughter slowly blossomed into "a beautiful and engaging debut novel" (Kirkus).  Her wish is that children EVERYWHERE see themselves reflected in the pages of the books that inspire them. She's currently working on her next book.

And so the story goes...