"erika_pic.gifNovio Boy" by Gary Soto

The main character in the book is Rudy, who wants to go out on a date with an older girl named Patricia. He's worried he doesn't have enough money. He wants to know if she is enough for him. He brings her to a restaurant.

This book has many Spanish words, and it tells you about Latino life. It's an easy book if you speak Spanish. It's also good for someone who wants to learn Spanish.

You can find this book at the Seattle Public Library. You can also find the book in Mr. E's classroom, in the yellow box.

erika_gary_soto.jpgHe has written many poetry books and collections for adults. His most notable poetry collection is New and Selected Poems. He is a great author. We should get to know more about him. If you want to know more about Gary Soto, you can go to his website here.

by Erika