Mid Grade Mythologies at AJC Decatur Book Festival
Join Roshani Chokshi, Tehlor Kay Mejia, and J.C. Cervantes for a conversation about mythologies from around the world. Roshani Chokshi is the author of Aru Shah and the Tree of Wishes, the third book in a series that focuses on the character of Aru Shah and the world of Indian mythology. Tehlor Kay Mejia’s Paola Santiago and The River of Tears is a thrilling debut fantasy adventure based on the Mexican legend of La Llorona (the Crying Woman), and The Fire Keeper, by J.C. Cervantes, is the third installment of Cervantes’ series The Storm Runner, based in Maya folklore. These three bestselling authors get together to discuss cultural differences, mythological interpretations, and stories about ordinary kids stepping into their power.