Aya de León
Aya de León Aya is the award-winning author of nine novels and she teaches creative writing at UC Berkeley. She is the acquiring editor for Fighting Chance Books, the new climate justice fiction imprint at She Writes Press. In October, Candlewick Press published her first middle-grade book, UNDERCOVER LATINA, a Junior Library Guild selection. In December, Kensington Books will publish THAT DANGEROUS ENERGY, her latest climate novel. She was recently hired to write for a major entertainment franchise and she has been working on the pilot of her Justice Hustlers series, was optioned for television.