Old Firehouse Books is thrilled to be joining forces with Laura Resau for the release of her latest teen novel, The Lightning Queen! Resau is the author of several teen and young adult novels that celebrate strong young characters, an emphasis on family, and diverse heritage.
The Lightning Queen is set in the remote mountains of Mexico, following an eleven-year-old Mixtec boy called Teo who lives with his family and the animals that he has healed. One day a Romany caravan rolls into town with a young girl who calls herself Esma, the Gypsy Queen of Lightning. Her arrival marks the beginning of a life-long friendship that will change both of their lives forever.
Join the celebration for the release of The Lightning Queen at Everyday Joe’s Coffee House onWednesday, October 28th from 5-7pm. This event is free and open to this public.