ABOUT SILVIA ACEVEDO

  • Silvia Acevedo is a television personality, former news reporter/anchor, and an author of young adult books.
    In her broadcasting career, Silvia’s interviewed presidential candidates, covered national and international stories, and given breaking news reports for CNN and local television and radio stations around the country. Today she occasionally guest hosts a TV morning talk show for Milwaukee’s NBC station. 
    Her debut young adult novel, God Awful Loser, was released in May 2015. The School Library Journal says the comedic fantasy has “funny moments and attention-grabbing action scenes… this book might appeal to older fans of the Rick Riordan books or those interested in Roman mythology.” 

    Its sequel, God Awful Thief, released in May 2016. The Midwest Book Review praises the book’s adventure and creativity: “An impressively imaginative, extraordinarily witty, and exceptionally talented novelist, Ms. Acevedo continues to provide an expanding parade of fickle gods … in her ‘God Awful‘ series. An inherently riveting read from beginning to end, “God Awful Thief” is very highly recommended for personal reading lists as well as community library Fantasy Fiction collections.”

    The third and final book in the trilogy, God Awful Rebel, releases in March 2019.

    Learn more here: http://www.threepointspublishing.com

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ARTIST STATEMENT

  • School Library Journal says God Awful Loser has “funny moments and attention-grabbing action scenes … this book might appeal to older fans of Rick Riordan books or those interested in Roman mythology.”


    Midwest Book Review says of God Awful Thief: “An impressively imaginative, extraordinarily witty, and exceptionally talented novelist, Ms. Acevedo continues to provide an expanding parade of fickle gods entwined with Cupid’s misadventures, potential tragedies, and everlasting comedies in her ‘God Awful‘ series. An inherently riveting read from beginning to end, “God Awful Thief” is very highly recommended for personal reading lists as well as community library Fantasy Fiction collections.”

    Milwaukee NBC’s The Morning Blend TV Interview with Author Silvia Acevedo: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7urQNLdBfQs

    Green Bay WLUK’s Good Day Wisconsin TV Interview with Author Silvia Acevedo:

    InterviewingAuthors.com Podcast Interview with Author Silvia Acevedo: http://interviewingauthors.com/silvia-acevedo-tv-journalist-great-time-god-love/

    #youngadult #mythology #cupid #godoflove #venus #goddessofbeauty #mars #godofwar #pluto #godoftheunderworld #vulcan #godoffire #mercury #messengergod #teens #schoolvisit #novel