The Education of Margot Sánchez by Lilliam Rivera

The Education of Margot Sánchez

Lilliam Rivera

fiction contemporary young adult emotional fast-paced

296 pages | first published 2017


Pretty in Pink comes to the South Bronx in this bold and romantic coming-of-age novel about dysfunctional families, good and bad choices, and finding the courage to question everything you ever thought you wanted—from debut author Lilliam Rivera.T...

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summary of 180 ratings (see reviews)


emotional 80%
tense 40%
challenging 20%
hopeful 20%
inspiring 20%
lighthearted 20%
reflective 20%


medium 60%
slow 20%
fast 20%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 66% | A mix: 33%

Strong character development?

Yes: 100%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 50% | No: 25% | Yes: 25%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 75% | It's complicated: 25%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 100%

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