HOLLY HERNANDEZ AND THE DEATH OF DISCO was included in The Latinidad List of the Best Latinx Books of 2020. The ezine, published by Marcela Landres since 2003, was chosen as one of the 101 Best Web Sites for Writers by Writer’s Digest.

In the ezine list, Landres notes of HOLLY:

“If Elmore Leonard were Latino and wrote YA, he would have written this witty page-turner.”

Other books noted in the list include Best Literary Novel – Afterlife by Julia Alvarez; Best Memoir – Unforgetting by Roberto Lovato; and Best Poetry – Year of the Dog by Deborah Paredez.