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Author Event: Curse of the Ki'i by Roy Chang
June 24, 2017 –
Roy Chang will be here at Basically Books to discuss his illustrated novel, "Cacy & Kiara and the Curse of the Ki’i". His novel is set on the Big Island, and follows the adventures of two young girls as they face danger, call upon their 'aumakua, seek guidance from goddesses, befriend Menehune, and do what they can to save their island and themselves.
He will be talking story about the writing process and creating manga style art. There is a free coloring sheet made exclusively for the store's event that will be available that day. He will also be drawing free sketches for little kids by request.