The Question and Answer section for The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Oscar's mother is a tough cookie and harsh discipilarian.
Lola was athletic, independent, and tough. She encouraged Oscar to improve himself and was thoroughly repulsed by his porn magazines, which she told him to get rid of. Lola hung out with a...
I don't recall the character of Garcia in this. Do you have a chapter in mind?