Julie Abe

Julie Abe is the author of the Eva Evergreen, Semi-Magical Witch middle grade fantasy series. She has lived in Silicon Valley, spent many humid summers in Japan, and currently basks in the sunshine of Southern California with never enough books or tea. Keep up Julie's latest books and adventures at www.julieabebooks.com.

Updated October 2020

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A Story for Us

I didn’t know who I was truly writing for until my father read my book. I had just received advanced copies of my debut children’s book - Eva Evergreen, Semi-Magical Witch - a middle grade fantasy novel about a twelve-year-old girl, Eva. She’s got just a pinch of magic, but she’s determined to pass her witch’s test—because if she fails, she’ll lose her magic forever. When my father asked to read it, I was certain he wouldn’t like it. After all, what would my father find of interest in a story about a little witch going on a quest? He watche…

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