Christina Diaz Gonzalez

Johanna Lawshea

Christina Diaz Gonzalez is the award-winning author of The Red Umbrella and A Thunderous Whisper. Gonzalez’s books have received numerous honors and recognitions including the American Library Association’s Best Fiction for Young Adults, the Florida Book Award, the Nebraska Book Award, a Notable Social Studies Book and the International Reading Association’s Teacher’s Choice Award. Her latest novel, Moving Target (Scholastic) is a high-stakes, action/adventure story featuring Cassie Arroyo who discovers she is part of an ancient bloodline that can control destiny.