Victor Villaseñor is the author of the national bestsellers Rain of Gold, Thirteen Senses, Burro Genius, and Crazy Loco Love, the last two of which were nominated for the Pulitzer Prize; as well as other critically acclaimed books, such as Wild Steps of Heaven and Macho!, which was compared to the best of John Steinbeck by the Los Angeles Times. He is also the author of five ancestral-themed bilingual children's books, and has written several screenplays, including the award-winning The Ballad of Gregorio Cortez.
Villaseñor, a gifted and accomplished speaker, continues to live on the North County San Diego ranch where he grew up, and is currently writing the multiple-book saga that starts with Beyond Rain of Gold. The original Rain of Gold trilogy is now being developed for a seven-part HBO miniseries. For more information, please visit: victorvillasenor.com.