Niñas de la Tierra

By Mario Hernandez

From the hot suburban streets of Southern California to the sun-drenched coast of Mexico and back again, two estranged Latina cousins reunite and unravel a curious mystery involving local folk legends, archeology, and a long-absent father, thought to have all but abandoned his struggling family. With the help of yet another pretty and popular cousin, an annoying but clever little sister and a put-upon brother exiled to Grandma’s house, this motley team blend untapped talents and bravery becoming closer as their adventure shows them the ways of family loyalty, camaraderie, and teamwork.

En Español

Desde las calles calientes suburbanas del sur de California hasta la costa de México ba ñadas por el sol y otra vez de vuelta; dos primas latinas distanciadas, se vuelven a reunir y resuelven un curioso misterio que involucra una leyenda popular local. La arqueología y un padre de mucho tiempo de ausencia, el cual pensaba qu e lo tení a todo pero abandonó a su familia en aprietos. Con la ayuda de aún otro primo b onito y popular, una hermanita molestosa pero lista y un hermano puesto al exil io en la casa de la abuela, este grupo heterogéneo (multicolor) mezcla talent os todavía por descubrir y la valentía que los hace más cercanos a medida que su aventu ra les enseña las maneras de la lealtad familiar, el compañerismo y el trabaj o en equipo.

About the Author

Born in Southern California, eldest of six, Mario Hernandez, with two brothers begat the celebrated comic, “Love and Rockets”. Encouraged by his mother, a life of collecting and studying comics along with an appreciation for storytelling, he has worked on various projects for different publishers. This is his first non-comics foray. He lives in San Francisco with his awesome wife and daughter.

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