Have You Seen Luis Velez?



From New York Times bestselling author Catherine Ryan Hyde comes a moving novel about two strangers who find that kindness is a powerful antidote to fear Raymond Jaffe feels like he doesn t belong Not with his mother s new family Not as a weekend guest with his father and his father s wife Not at school, where he s an outcast After his best friend moves away, Raymond has only two real connections to the feral cat he s tamed and to a blind ninety two year old woman in his building who s introduced herself with a curious question Have you seen Luis Velez Mildred Gutermann, a German Jew who narrowly escaped the Holocaust, has been alone since her caretaker disappeared She turns to Raymond for help, and as he tries to track Luis down, a deep and unexpected friendship blossoms between the two.Despondent at the loss of Luis, Mildred isolates herself further from a neighborhood devolving into bigotry and fear Determined not to let her give up, Raymond helps her see that for every terrible act the world delivers, there is a mirror image of deep kindness, and Mildred helps Raymond see that there s hope if you have someone to hold on to. Download Have You Seen Luis Velez? – e17streets4all.co.ukHave You Seen Luis Velez?

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  • Kindle Edition
  • 297 pages
  • Have You Seen Luis Velez?
  • Catherine Ryan Hyde
  • 03 December 2018

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  1. says:

    Have You Seen Luis Velez will encourage you to look outside of yourself and see what is really around you, who is really around you To try to put yourself into the shoes of those not like yourself, so you can understand how others might think and feel This book is full of heart and feeling and left me knowing there is always something I can do to make this world a better place Raymond is a 16 year old black young man who feels like he belongs nowhere His lives with his white mom, white st Have You Seen Luis Velez will encourage you to look outside of yourself and see what is really a...

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    5 stars What do you get when the main characters are a 92 year old woman and a 17 year old boy A fabulous book about 2 people Mildred and Raymond Just a wonderful feel good book I loved the characters, I loved the storyline, loved the whole thing Of course, I love everything that Catherine Ryan Hyde writes Thank you to NetGalley and the publisher for providing me this book for my honest review ...

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    Thanks to the publisher and NetGalley for a free, electronic ARC of this novel in exchange for an honest review Have You Seen Luis Velez is the question that starts it all Raymond Jaffe is a teenager, who doesn t fit in with his family and is trying to deal with his best friend moving away, when an elderly blind woman asks him about Luis Velez Soon, Raymond is not onl...

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    I won this book from the author on her blog I encourage you to get a copy of this thoughtful inspirational story I loved Ramon, a 17 year old boy who feels like no one listens or understands him He meets Mildred or Mrs G , a 92 year old, blind woman who lives in his building She needs help getting to the bank and grocery store because her friend Luis Velez has disappeared Ramon Mrs G form a friendship that is unlikely but so special I felt so inspired and encouraged by this up I won this book from the author on her blog I encourage you to get a copy of this thoughtful inspirational story I loved Ramon, a 17 year old boy who feels like no one listens or understands him He meets Mildred or Mrs G , a 92 year old, blind woman who lives in his building She needs help getting to the bank and grocery store because her friend Luis Velez has disappeared Ramon Mrs G form a friendship that is unlikely but so special I felt so inspired and encouraged by this uplifting book...

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    I loved everything about this book The young man s compassion for the olderneighbor is something very rare I enjoyed it so much I also loved the lessonshe learned as he completed task after task for his blind neighbor I loved the hurdleshe goes through for her Also, this is a beautiful story about life, love, and family Especially family that is no blood relation.The book flows well and keeps your attention page after page I loved the characters,I didn t want to see the book come to an en I loved everything about this book The young man s compassion for the olderneighbor is something very rare I enjoyed it so much I also loved the lessonshe learned as he completed task after task for his blind neighbor I loved the hurdleshe goes through for her Also, this is a beauti...

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    If you need an uplifting book, that invites you to reflect on life and your role in it, then pick this one up.I thoroughly enjoyed the story of Raymond who feels as a sixteen year old like a bit of a misfit in his family His step Dad doesn t really accept him, his mother listens then forgets and his Dad has a new wife that doesn t really like Raymond s Dad paying any attention to him.How Raymond turned out like he has is beyond me because he has the kindest of hearts And one day he is rewarde If you need an uplifting book, that invites you to reflect on life and your role in it, then pick this one up.I thoroughly enjoyed the story of Raymond who feels as a sixteen year old like a bit of a misfit in his family His step Dad doesn t really accept him, his mother listens then forgets and his Dad has a new wife that doesn t really like Raymond s Dad paying any attention to him.How Raymond turned out like he has is beyond me because he has the kindest of hearts And one day he is rewarded because an older woman of ninety or so sees him She is blind but when she calls out a question, Raymond stops to check on what that s all about How many people would stop and check Too few most likely.And so begins an unusual relation...

  7. says:

    I absolutely loved this book Actually, I love pretty much anything by Catherine Ryan Hyde This was a sad book at times, but it was also a book that makes you feel good inside and one of those that makes you want to be a better person.

  8. says:

    Have You Seen Luis Velez is such a beautiful and wonderful read Millie, her wise and powerful words, and her patient and kind personality, is very similar to that of Ove in A Man Called Ove , which I also loved I absolutely adore this woman and I really took the time to let her words sink in and think about them for a while She truly is the type of person I would love to be like, and hope that I can impact others lives such as she has and does Yes, I do understand that she is a fictional Have You Seen Luis Velez is such a beautiful and wonderful read Millie, her wise and powerful words, and her patient and kind personality, is very similar to that of Ove in A Man Called Ove , which I also loved I absolutely adore this woman and I really took the time to let her words sink in and think about them for a while She truly is the type of person I would love to be like, and hope that I can impact others lives such as she has and does Yes, I do understand that she is a fictional character, but I would rather think of her as real While reading this book, which I did in one single day, I grew to really become fond of her, and of Raymond, and I hated for the book to end because I did not wan...

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    What a delight, heartfelt and relevant story RTC.

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