This book brings the classic Mexican legend of La Llorona, the Wailing Woman, with a modern twist. Paola and her friends are interested in science and not believe in the folklore of their town. However when people start to go missing by the river, the home of La Llorona, Paola has to start embracing the local legend.— Anastasia
Space-obsessed 12-year-old Paola Santiago and her two best friends, Emma and Dante, know the rule: Stay away from the river - a schoolmate of theirs drowned a year ago. But, she hatches a plan to test her telescope there and enters a nightmare.