Sasha Ariel Alston is the author of the children's book "Sasha Savvy Loves to Code." From Washington, DC, she is currently an Information Systems Major with a minor in Marketing at Pace University in New York in the Lubin School of Business. With successful information technology and business internships at Infor, Microsoft, EverFi, the U.S. Department of Commerce, Many Mentors, and the National Academy Foundation behind her, she is a sought-after speaker to encourage youth, especially girls of color, to pursue educational and career opportunities in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math). Sasha was also the recipient of the Imani Award and the Prize for Achievement Award by Kurt Giessler Foundation, a Finalist in the Youth Essay Category of the Larry Neal Writers' Award presented by the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities and was published in the Harvard Educational Review - Youth Voices. This is her debut novel.