Tag Archives: Cinco Puntos Press

The Everything I Have Lost – Sylvia Zéleny

 The Everything I Have Lost – Sylvia Zéleny, Cinco Puntos Press; (9781947627185), 2020 Format: paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3.5 Genre: realistic fiction What did you like about the book? “…my diary is the … Continue reading

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Let’s Work: Mexican Folk Art – Cynthia Weill and Bryant Boucher

 Let’s Work: Mexican Folk Art – Cynthia Weill and Bryant Boucher, Palm Weavings from Puebla by Master Artisans of Chigmecatitlan, Cinco Puntos Press, 9781947627154, 2019 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 (not for the … Continue reading

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Bloody Seoul by Sonia Patel

Bloody Seoul by Sonia Patel. Cinco Puntos Press, 2019. 9781947627215 Format: Paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3.5 Genre:  Realistic fiction What did you like about the book? A satisfying story of a bad boy who makes good. … Continue reading

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Under Water by J. L. Powers

Under Water by J. L. Powers. Cinco Puntos, 2019.9781947627048 Format: Paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Fantasy What did you like about the book? The rich inner life of a South African teenager is the driving force in … Continue reading

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Por todo nuestro alrededor by Xelena González, illustrated by Adriana M. Garcia

Por todo nuestro alrededor by Xelena González, illustrated by Adriana M. Garcia. Cinco Puntos, 2019. 9781947627253 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Picture book What did you like about the book? Written and illustrated by long … Continue reading

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“Bloody Seoul” by Sonia Patel

 “Bloody Seoul” by Sonia Patel, Cinco Puntos Press, 2019. (9781947627215) Format: Paperback, 276 pages Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review)  3 Genre:  Realistic Fiction What did you like about the book? The author took an unlikeable character, … Continue reading

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Let’s Work!/Trabajos: Mexican Folk Art in English and Spanish by Cynthia Weill and Bryant Boucher, palm weaving from Puebla by Master Artisans of Chigmecatitlán

Let’s Work!/Trabajos: Mexican Folk Art in English and Spanish by Cynthia Weill and Bryant Boucher, palm weaving from Puebla by Master Artisans of Chigmecatitlán. Cinco Puntos Press, 2019. ISBN 978-1947627154 Format: Paperback/ARC? (It’s not clear.) Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a … Continue reading

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They Call Me Güero: A Border Kid’s Poems by David Bowles, Cinco Puntos Press, 2018

  They Call Me Güero: A Border Kid’s Poems by David Bowles, Cinco Puntos Press, 2018 9781947627079 Format:  paperback, 160 pages Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a starred review) 5 Genre:  novel in verse What did you like about the … Continue reading

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The Black Butterfly by Shirley Reva Vernick

       The Black Butterfly by Shirley Reva Vernick, Cinco Puntos Press, 2014 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Paranormal/Romance What did you like about the book?  All high school student Penny wants is … Continue reading

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Gabi, a Girl in Pieces by Isabel Quintero

         Gabi, a Girl in Pieces by Isabel Quintero. Cinco Puntas Press, 2014. Format: Paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Realistic fiction What did you like about the book? Such a wonderful voice! High … Continue reading

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