-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).  She's currently working on her next book about curses, whaling captains, witches, and a boy named Max.

And so the story goes...