THE BUZZ                
"A beautiful and engaging debut novel." --Kirkus


"A strong debut...an imaginative, yet grounded novel." --Publishers Weekly    


"Cervantes's first novel is rich with local color..." --Booklist


"It rings true the importance of family, heritage, 
and culture and the journey of self-discovery."
--5 Star Review Children's Books Examiner


"...a middle grade fiction novel with ambition." 
--School Library Journal 



                                                                                                                                                     ​New Mexico Book Award  

New Voices Pick - Association of Booksellers for Children 

Zia Book Award  

Best Book List - Bank Street College of Education                                                                                                            

100 Magnificent Children's Books of 2010 Fuse #8 Production