José García is one of Junie B.'s "bestest" friends in first grade. He enjoys Junie B.'s humor. He often speaks Spanish (he is Hispanic) and he often appears in Junie B.'s 1st grade adventures. He is known to be good at finding things, he and Junie B. had the most Columbus facts in Shipwrecked and found the most eggs in Dumb Bunny. He is very great friends with Lennie.