Torrey Maldonado

Brooklyn born and raised, Torrey Maldonado empowers young people through his writing, which include his books What Lane?, Tight, and Secret Saturdays. Overcoming failing, culturally unresponsive schools plus hardships in Red Hook projects, Maldonado has become a critically recognized and beloved middle grade and young adult novelist and educator who has taught in NYC public schools for nearly twenty-five years. His writing reflects his and his students’ experiences.

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