An award-winning author who writes to affirm the bright core of all of us

Rebecca Balcárcel (rebeccabalcarcel.com) loves popcorn, her kitty, and teaching her students at Tarrant County College as Associate Professor of English. She is the author of SHINE ON, LUZ VÉLIZ! and THE OTHER HALF OF HAPPY, which was named a Pura Belpré Honor Book, an ALSC Notable Book, and the Best Middle Grade Book by Texas Institute of Letters. Her next book, a collection of short stories by multi-racial/multi-cultural authors, comes out in 2023. Rebecca is both a co-editor and a contributor. Find Rebecca on YouTube where she analyzes literature and chats about writing as the SixMinuteScholar 

Books by Rebecca Balcárcel

Region: South

Categories: Middle Grade Young Adult

Genres: BIPOC Fiction