Roshani Chokshi is the New York Times bestselling author of Aru Shah and the End of Time (Disney-Hyperion/Rick Riordan Presents), Aru Shah and the Song of Death (Disney-Hyperion/Rick Riordan Presents), The Star-Touched Queen (St. Martin’s Press), A Crown of Wishes (St. Martin’s Press), and The Gilded Wolves (St. Martin’s Press). She writes about mythology and heritage, opulence and beauty. Her work has been nominated for the Locus and Nebula awards, and her books have appeared on Barnes & Noble’s Best New Books of the Year and Buzzfeed Best Books of the Year lists. Chokshi lives in Georgia but doesn’t have much of a Southern accent. Alas.