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      July 31, 2019

      Wednesday   7:30 PM

      453 South Spring Street
      Los Angeles, California 90013

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      Irreversible Damage with JL Ruiz

      Note: Your ticket includes - and is the same price as - the book. Come meet JL Ruiz and learn about his new novel, Irreversible Damage. The book went #1 on Amazon day of release and is a finalist for 3 International Latino Book Awards.   “An empowering story of a young woman’s fight for justice.” —Ambassador Julian Nava   “A timely and poignant novel about a young Latina’s courage, about personal growth and following your heart no matter how costly it may be” —Kim Chavez, LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes   “Fascinating story, with so many important historical facts interwoven into it, this is an eye opener!” —Jerry Velasco, Mayor Pro Tem, City of El Monte   “Heartfelt, compelling and inspirational, combines intriguing storytelling with the major, present and past issues, facing our Mexican American community in the U. S. An important story about our people.” —Mike Gomez, Actor   In Irreversible Damage, Katie Suarez is a U.S. born Mexican-American living in a wealthy neighborhood in Paradise Valley, Arizona. Daughter to two successful Mexican-American lawyers, Katie goes through an unfortunate series of events that not only tear apart her family, but also leave her at standing at a crumbling precipice. Learn more at: https://jlruizbooks.com/   Born in Mexico City, JL attended university at UNAM, one of the oldest and most prestigious universities on the continent. Relocated to the U.S. as a young man, he experienced the unique challenges and opportunities of a Mexican immigrant. He observed similar experiences by other immigrants as well as witnessed the life and perspective of countless U.S.-born Mexican-Americans.With hard work and dedication, he became a highly respected dentist, researcher, and educator. And now a novelist. All events are subject to cancellation, so please check back.  

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