Interview on his YA series, The Adventures of Noldo and His Magic Scooter
Armando Rendón, founder and editor of Somos en escrito Magazine, was interviewed in May on his YA series The Adventure of Noldo and His Magic Scooter. The latest novel for middle and high schoolers, The Wizard of the Blue Hole, is the fifth book.
Set in 1950s San Antonio, Texas, Noldo teams up with and old friend, a barrio healer or curandero, to face a rival healer turned wicked wizard. At stake is control of the aquifer that lies below the city and the lives of its people, but in a clash that takes place with underground rivers swirling about them, Noldo discovers he, too, has powers that come to bear in fighting the evil sorcerer.