Julia Alvarez, author of How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents is the big star of this episode of Thalia Kids' Book Club. Tia Lola is known for her hilarious stories, specifically those featuring the wacky Tia Lola herself. Emceed by Sonia Manzano, these two brilliant women form a hilarious dynamic duo. Featuring a wonderful writing exercise, a reading, and lots of questions and discussion, Thalia Kids' Book Club is a must for any young person interested in having great literary conversations!
The author of How The Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents and In The Time of the Butterflies talks about her smart, funny and playful series that chronicles the flamboyant antics of the one-of-a-kind Tia Lola, a compassionate and nutty aunt, whose flair for creativity and spunky personality set the stage for wacky adventures.