Actress Asha Bromfield, known for appearing in Riverdale and Locke & Key, has inked a deal with St Martin’s Press imprint Wednesday Books for her upcoming novel Hurricane Summer.
Hurricane Summer follows a girl visiting her estranged father in Jamaica in the middle of category five Hurricane Gustav. She finds her life unraveling when family secrets are revealed, alongside dealing with colorism, classism, colonialism, sexism, and what it means to discover your own voice in the center of complete destruction.
Wednesday Books, an imprint of St. Martin’s Press have acquired the contemporary YA novel with a view to it being released in Spring 2021.
Bromfield is known for her role as Melody Valentine on Riverdale, the former drummer of Josie and the Pussycats at Riverdale High School. She will soon be soon in another comic to screen adaption in Netflix show Locke & Key.