When seventeen year old Mario discovers Aunt Carmen’s new boyfriend is molesting Eddie, he knows he has to take action. He’s got to protect Eddie! The story of two brothers and their fight to survive.
The suspense builds as Mario must take big risks and suffer personal losses to keep his brother safe. Written with a keen understanding of teens and a remarkable awareness of sexual abuse dynamics, this wise novel is an important addition for any collection serving teens. –School Library Journal
All teens can find something to identify with or learn from in this cathartic and ultimately hopeful tale of recovery from sexual abuse. –Booklist