Tristan Strong Punches a Hole in the Sky (Hardcover)

By Kwame Mbalia

Rick Riordan Presents, 9781368039932, 496pp.

Publication Date: October 15, 2019

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (9/22/2020)
Library Binding, Large Print (3/11/2020)
CD-Audio (10/15/2019)
Pre-Recorded Audio Player (10/15/2019)

List Price: 17.99*
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Winner of a Coretta Scott King Author Honor

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.

About the Author

Kwame Mbalia is the New York Times best-selling author of Tristan Strong Punches a Hole in the Sky, for which he received a Coretta Scott King Author Honor award. The book was also named to best-of-the-year lists compiled by Publishers Weekly, the Chicago Public Library, and the New York Times. The second book in the trilogy is Tristan Strong Destroys the World. Kwame lives with his wife and children in Raleigh, North Carolina, where he is currently working on the third book about Tristan. Follow him on Twitter @KSekouM.