Reyna Grande

Reyna Grande is an award-winning novelist and memoirist. She has received an American Book Award, the El Premio Aztlán Literary Award, and the Latino Book Award. Her second novel, Dancing with Butterflies, received critical acclaim. In 2012, she was a finalist for the prestigious National Book Critics Circle Awards for her memoir The Distance Between Us. Her works have been published internationally in countries such as Norway and South Korea.

Books by this Author

The Lives of Others
La distancia entre nosotros
The Distance Between Us
Dancing with Butterflies
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My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Things happen for a reason

Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?

A. Mariposa by Mana, Corazoncito Tirano by Lila Downs, Europa by Santana, Tragos Amargos by Ramon Ayala, El Desierto by Lhasa

Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?

A. Boring

Q. If you could be any person or thing, who or what would it be?

A. J.K. Rowling

Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?

A. The words "stare" and "glance". My husband usually deletes them from my manuscript!

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