Only two days past Mother’s Day, I just had a little piece about my mother Joy Hays published on Lesa’s Book Critiques, a blog about books—especially mysteries—that is run by library manager Lesa Holstine. Lesa has won all kinds of awards for her book reviews, and I’m very grateful to her for publishing the piece. I’m also grateful to publicist Wiley Saichek, who handles promotion for Seventh Street Books (and many other authors and publishers.) Thanks for making this happen, Wiley.
You can click here to read this essay about one of the best annual events in my sister’s and my childhood in Puerto Rico: My Mother’s Library.