As Happy As Ling
International Latino Book Award
This was my first novel and the one I’m most proud of—a story about artists.
“Aleman has written an exceptional story…”
—The Seattle Post-Intelligencer
“I have to read this novel again! It’s surreal and passionate and disturbing and irresistible.”
—The Latina Book Club
Alex and Cara pack their belongings and stuff them in the back seat of an old Hyundai and set off for Miami to spend time with their uncle, Diego. Together, they experience a summer of discovery, love and redemption as well as the meaning of life.
Written by my wife, Jean.
Ching Yi: Princess of Clouds
Ages 4 to 9
Ching Yi is a timid little girl who is being bullied at school. But then she discovers that she has the power to control clouds. And then her whole world changes.This book is the story of one girl’s journey from shyness to confidence, from loneliness to friendship.