David Bowles, author of the Pura Belpré Honor Book, “The Smoking Mirror,” visited with Rivera ECHS students on his tour of BISD campuses in conjunction with the Texas Literacy Initiative celebration. Dr. Bowles led a spirited lecture about his work, showed video clips, and signed copies of his book for students in Joel Guzman’s English classes and the Raider LMC Crew, the school’s book club.