is in New York this week reading from and talking about THE DISTANT MARVELS
and the PEN WORLD VOICES festival. Come the author of the book that Booklist said "should bring Acevedo's name to the top echelon of this generation's writers."
- May 6th, Leonard Lopate interview on WNYC
- May 6th, Reading and book signing at La Casa Azul in New York City
"Perfect timing for a Scheherazade-style account of Cuban history."
—Kirkus Reviews (starred)