When Syrena Arevalo-Trujillo launched her pop-up book shop in the spring of 2019, bringing books in English and Spanish written by Latinx authors to community events, she dreamed of one day having her own brick-and-mortar store. It was a goal she hoped could be realized in about ve year and probably not something that would happen in the midst of the COVID19 pandemic. But in her case, the plot twist that’s been the year 2020 has fast-tracked those plans and is leading to the happy start of a new chapter in 2021.