Books

Coming June 2023!

It’s been a privilege to contribute to and co-edit this short story anthology of bi/multi-racial/cultural authors with Ismée Williams!

Pre-order from your favorite bookstore or from B&N here.


“[A]bsorbing and skillfully paced, laced with insight and warmth. Inspiring, smart, and beautifully written.”. — Kirkus, starred review

“A must-have for middle school collections; fans of Jessica Kim’s Stand Up, Yumi Chung and Kelly Yang’s Front Desk will love this coming-of-age novel.” – School Library Journal, starred review
“A must-have for all library collections.” –School Library Journal, starred review

“A lovely, moving, and realistic view of the struggles and insecurities—as well as the beauty—that comes from being bicultural.” — Booklist starred review

Poetry

ABC book of food poems for children in which Rebecca’s “Mango” appears (2022)
Jama’s Alphabet Soup blog reviewed THINGS WE EAT
Anthology of activity poems for kids in which Rebecca’s “Reach” and “Any Weather” appear
Listen to Rebecca read “Any Weather” here

Poetry collection, first
published by Pecan Grove Press (adults; 2009)

Quote and praise, Palabras in Each Fist

Includes three poems by Rebecca (adults; 2015)

Includes a poem by Rebecca (adults; 2008)

Includes a poem by Rebecca (adults; 2007)

Includes a poem by Rebecca (adults; 2003)

Short Fiction

Short story “Breakthrough” in ONE TO KNOW Magazine, issue #1 (Sept. 2021)
Short story “La Gringa Reloja” in ONE TO KNOW Magazine, issue #4 (March 2022)

Essay in textbook

A textbook for teachers and students who want to write authentically in any genre

My essay is “Loosening the Collars,” about how I found my writing voice and how I help students find theirs.

Also by Rebecca