Adrianna Cuevas the author of the Pura Belpre honor book The Total Eclipse of Nestor Lopez and Cuba in My Pocket. She is a first-generation Cuban-American originally from Miami, Florida. A former Spanish and ESOL teacher, Adrianna currently resides in Austin, Texas with her husband and son. When not working with TOEFL students, wrangling multiple pets including an axolotl, and practicing fencing with her son, she is writing her next middle grade novel.
She is represented by Stefanie Sanchez Von Borstel of Full Circle Literary.
Make the pastelitos featured in The Total Eclipse of Nestor Lopez!