Vermont after his parents split, Miguel has plenty to worry about! Tía Lola,
his quirky, carismática, and maybe magical aunt makes his life even more
unpredictable when she arrives from the Dominican Republic to help out his
Mami. Like her stories for adults, Julia Alvarez’s first middle-grade book
sparkles with magic as it illuminates a child’s experiences living in two cultures.
ten year old Miguel is at first embarrassed by his colorful aunt, Tia Lola,
when she comes to Vermont from the Dominican Republic to stay with his mother,
his sister, and him after his parents’ divorce, he learns to love her. Download and start listening now!