Maya Smith is a self proclaimed Warrior Princess. When she was only 11, her life took an unimaginable turn when she was diagnosed with medulloblastoma, a rare childhood brain tumor. For the past two years, she has been fighting for her life like a true warrior and serving as an inspiration to many others. Despite the devastating diagnosis, Maya has realized her dream of becoming an author. Her book, Flight of Friendship was selected to represent Virginia as one of 50 books for the Red Fred Project.
Maya has done a number of radio and TV interviews and she has served as the Anthem LemonAid Stand spokesperson which raises money for children’s hospitals. She was recently featured on CBS News 6. Join us for a book signing and reading with Maya and be inspired by Richmond’s Warrior Princess!