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Pre-Recorded Marie Lu

Bestselling author Marie Lu, (LEGEND Series, DC’s BATMAN), reveals how moments in history inspired her latest work, how she is staying hopeful during the pandemic, and talks about how she overcame the fear of rejection.

WHEN: 10:00AM EST on Saturday, 2 May 2020


Marie Lu is the New York Times bestselling author of the Legend series, Warcross, The Young Elites, Batman: Nightwalker, and, most recently, The Kingdom of Back. She graduated from the University of Southern California and jumped into the video game industry, working for Disney Interactive Studios as an artist. Now a full-time writer, she spends her spare time reading, drawing, playing games, and getting stuck in traffic. She lives in Los Angeles, California with her husband, son, and two pups.