Chiquis Rivera talks mom Jenni Rivera and book, ‘Forgiveness’

April 7, 2015 12:46 AM

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Chiquis Rivera talks mom Jenni Rivera and book, ‘Forgiveness’

The eldest daughter of late banda legend Jenni Rivera is releasing her first book Tuesday, with a noon-time stop at Books & Books Coral Gables. The memoir is called Forgiveness (Atria, $16), about being molested by her father when she was a young girl after her parents split and how she found the strength to move on. (In 2007, José Trinidad Marín was sentenced to more than 31 years in prison).

“I decided to write it because I needed to tell my side of story,” said Chiquis before her trip to Miami. “As soon as I did, I realized it’s been a long journey and that I had encountered quite a lot in my life. And besides clearing things up, I hope to empower and inspire people who are experiencin...

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