Foreword Reviews

Lucia Zárate

The odyssey of the world's smallest woman

2017 INDIES Finalist
Finalist, Multicultural (Adult Fiction)

The sad life story of the diminutive Lucia Zárate is intriguing and informative. Cecilia Velástegui’s historical novel, "Lucia Zárate", chronicles the extraordinary life of the tiniest person who ever lived. The opening pages, lyrical and riveting, paint Mexico with vivid brushstrokes,... Read More