Kwame Mbalia Cancelled

This author has cancelled their attendance with the Festival.

Appearing Courtesy of The Greg D. & Melanie S. McFarland Foundation

Kwame Mbalia is a husband, father, writer, a New York Times bestselling author and pharmaceutical metrologist in that order. Mbalia's debut middle-grade novel is "Tristan Strong Punches a Hole In the Sky." A Howard University graduate and a Midwesterner now in North Carolina, he enjoys impromptu dance sessions and Cheez-Itz.

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Book:
Tristan Strong Punches a Hole In the Sky
Children / Teens
Rick Riordan Present
October 2019
ISBN 9781368039932
496 pages
$17.99, INSTORE
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Best-selling author Rick Riordan presents Kwame Mbalia's epic fantasy, a middle grade American Gods set in a richly-imagined world populated with African American folk heroes and West African gods. More/less

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