Call Me Consuelo



The novel is an ideal read and discussion tool for the upper-elementary or middle school reader and is recommended for those who like adventure-detective stories.

by Ofelia Dumas Lachtman

ISBN: 978-1-55885-187-0
Publication Date: June 30, 1997
Format: Paperback
Pages: 152
Imprint: Piñata Books

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Intrigue, danger and excitement weave a web around young Consuelo as she is thrust into a new life in unfamiliar surroundings and a real life mystery that begs to be resolved. Consuelo struggles with the changes in her life, but a quirky cast of new-found friends and a loving grandmother teach her that there is a place for her in this new life. And her heroism in solving the mysterious neighborhood burglaries inspires Consuelo to give her new life a second chance. But no matter how much things change, she will always be her basic self. Please, call her Consuelo!