Angélica Yazmin Rodríguez (born July 6 in Philadelphia, PA) is an American writer, producer and radio personality. She is best known for her published book series, Bubba The Purple Cat.
Angélica is the oldest daughter of Puerto Rican parents and was raised in the island of Puerto Rico. In 2010 she was accepted into Metropolitan University of Puerto Rico, graduating with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree and a concentration in Marketing.
In 2014 Rodríguez moved to the city of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in search of a fresh start, new adventures and opportunities.
She was inspired by her two pets Isla (a calico cat) and her dog Sirena (a Siberian Husky) to write her first book. Her husband ( a graphic designer) created the illustrations for the children’s book.
*She enjoys hiking, dancing, reading, concerts, coffee and traveling*.
In may of this year 2019, Angélica published a new children’s book titled
“ My best friend, Dylan!”. It is the story of a girl whose best friend has a skin condition called “Psoriasis”. She absolutely loves him and goes above and beyond to make him smile. It is a beautiful and amazing story about friendship, kindness and acceptance!
She is currently writing a third book for her series ‘Bubba The Purple Cat’ and runs a News and Entertainment radio show “El Garabato” on USALA Media. (Philadelphia, PA).
“We need to work on embracing diversity and uniqueness”.
“Be kind to yourself and everyone else, because you’re amazing!”