Written by 14-year-old Maddi J ten Bohmer, Elements of Straefor is a middle-grade fantasy novel for ages 8-12. The book tells the story of a young girl called Sylvia VonCroom. Sylvia is a magnetic character; her voice is typical of a rebellious teen in the 21st century, but she has ethereal physical characteristics and possesses a superpower – the elemental power of fire. But her superpower is not enough to overcome the evils of her wicked father. When she uncovers a terrible secret about her father, she flees, and on her journey she meets new friends who can help her fight to free herself and her city.
Maddi is a young author who published her first novel at the age of 14. In her spare time, she plays guitar, piano, sings and writes her own songs. She loves to be on stage acting and enjoys improv.
Published: June 2017