The story of the De Léon family is told and collected by the fictional narrator Yunior and the New York Times critic has described the voice of the book as "a streetwise brand of Spanglish".
Her first play performance was an original work by her mother Sandra, who has a knack for poetry and art.
Ryan graduated UCLA Summa Cum Laude in 2019 with a BA in Psychology.
Actor Froy Gutierrez was born and raised in Dallas, Texas.
Yunior implies that storytelling is a way to acknowledge the past and its influence over one's life, a way to make sense of what has happened, and is the starting point for healing.
He substitute teaches at his former high school and dreams about writing an epic work of science fiction.