Reviews for El Camino Blue

“Intentionally overdramatic teen pulp on the surface but there is a deeper thread running through this novel. We’re all full of holes that need filling a even if its just a temporary patch. This need to fill holes is especially raw and manic when we’re 17 and have zero clue what life is about. Welcome […]

J. White

“I just finished reading El Camino Blue by Joseph Necomer. This book took me back to an innocent time we all experience. High School and our first times at dating. You know the weird feelings and ways we act when we are attracted to someone. It was an easy read and I couldnt wait to […]

R. McFarland

“Joseph Newcomer has constructed a time machine. His book “El Camino Blue” is not a period piece in the rigid sense, but it tells a tale of youth in the 1990s in a way that I’ve not encountered elsewhere, and it is a very real, nostalgic, loving depiction of a time I know and recall […]


“I loved it. This book captures that time, when we were all young and restless, when we were guessing about life and its possibilities. It is a solid first novel from a burgeoning author who has more to come, for sure. The characters feel authentic, as real as that time when we want love, want […]