AUTHOR: Alejandra Vega-Rivera

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Alejandra Vega-Rivera is a communicator, cultural promoter, and writer who graduated from the Autonomous University of Guadalajara (UAG), the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA), and the University of Barcelona (UB). Since 2014 she has lived in Los Angeles, California, working as a communication marketing expert within organizations such as UNAM, Los Angeles Times, LA Opera, CHW Brand Studio, NELM Marketing, Sinai Akiba Academy, and SWRCC. She loves learning languages, visiting museums, and spending time with her loved ones. As the founder of the “Leer es Crecer” workshop, she undoubtedly believes in the power of art to change lives.


Shoelace Hug

Rebecca is a great student and successful figure skater who's about to celebrate her 10th birthday. She has it all. However, her troubled relationship with her body image prevents her from enjoying life to the fullest. Rebecca holds a deep love for her electric pink laces and an uncontrolled conflict with food... Which one will be stronger?

This book aims to raise awareness in societies and families on the importance of being informed about mental health issues-such as anorexia-and empathizing with ourselves and those around us.