Lilliam Rivera

Lilliam Rivera is the author of the young adult novel The Education of Margot Sanchez.



“Taking cues from Judge DreddMad Max, and The Hunger Games, Rivera (The Education of Margot Sanchez2017) has created a uniquely brutal hellscape…”
- Booklist, starred review

“As brutal as it is beautiful, Dealing in Dreams pulls no punches, launching us on a wild, relentless ride… It is a marvelous achievement.” - Daniel José Older, author of New York Times bestselling series, Shadowshaper Cypher

“Espectacular… The worldbuilding is sensational, and the themes are resoundingly relevant. The LMC has carved a permanent home in my heart.” - Romina Russell, author of the New York Times bestselling Zodiac Quartet

“Lilliam Rivera has really stepped her game up…An incredible science-fiction future that can stand proudly beside Scott Westerfield at his best.” - Sam J. Miller, award-winning author of The Art of Starving

“Dealing in Dreams is yet another smart, rich, fulfilling read from Lilliam Rivera, who has, through her last two books solidified herself as one of today’s boldest YA writers.” - Shea Serrano, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Basketball (And Other Things) and The Rap Year Book

“Lilliam Rivera is quickly carving out her own territory in the world of fiction that thrills the heart and enriches the soul. Dealing in Dreams is a book only she could write, daring and dramatic, and fiercely beautiful at its core” - Victor LaValle, author of The Changeling