Jennifer Torres Title: Children's Author Location: California Jennifer Torres writes children's books and middle grade novels inspired by her Mexican-American heritage, such as "The Fresh New Face of Griselda" and "Stef Soto, Taco Queen." She previously worked as a newspaper reporter. Jennifer is based in Southern California with her husband and two daughters. Education Jennifer has a doctorate in education and journalism degrees. About Parents Parents, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, is an award-winning online resource for trustworthy, empathetic, and supportive information and inspiration for your families. We reach 9 million readers a month. Our content is written by experienced journalists, fact checked, and reviewed by our Expert Review Board for accuracy. Learn more about us and our editorial guidelines.