2010 BAY AREA BOOK EVENTS

If you live in the San Francisco, Bay Area mark these dates on your calendar

FEB 5
Dirty Little Secrets Launch Party!
Zocalo Coffee House
645 Bancroft @ Dutton
San Leandro, CA 7-9pm
Come buy a book, get one signed or just hang out and celebrate. Everyone is welcome!

FEB 11
Celebrate Valentine's Day at the Bleeding Hearts Ball featuring Carrie Jones (NEED) and Alyxandra Harvey (HEARTS AT STAKE) Books Inc. Opera Plaza, 7pm

Feb12

Meet and greet with Carrie Jones (NEED) and Alyxandra Harvey (HEARTS AT STAKE) Keplers, Menlo Park 5:30pm. Heather Brewer (THE CHRONICLES of VLADIMIR TODD) at 7pm.

FEB 17

Lauren Conrad author of Sweet Little Lies: An L.A. Candy novel
Wednesday, February 17, 2010 - 7:00pm
Copperfield's Books Petaluma

FEB 25
BEAUTIFUL CREATURES Kami Garcia and Margaret Stohl will visit Books Inc. Palo Alto, 7pm

MARCH 13
A special launch party for debut author Jandy Nelson (THE SKY IS EVERYWHERE) Books Inc. Opera Plaza, 6:30pm

MARCH 22

Carrie Ryan author of THE DEAD-Tossed Waves at Keplers at 7pm

MARCH 24
Carrie Ryan does the Zombie for her new book THE DEAD-TOSSED WAVES at Books Inc. Opera Plaza, 7pm.

2 comments on "2010 BAY AREA BOOK EVENTS"

Alyssa wrote: January 28, 2010 at 11:50 PM

Finally! Some book events close enough I can maybe go. Thanks for posting!


iluvhersheys_andbooks wrote: January 29, 2010 at 6:07 PM

You are my new favorite person!!! Thank you thank you thank you!!! I always thought all author events avoided The Bay Area, but now someplace I can go!!! How awesome!!! Thanks again!!!


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Upcoming YA Bay Area Book Events

I have compiled all the SF, bay area YA events in this section. If you know of any events that I have failed to post, please let me know. Also, please keep in mind that some events may change and it is always best to verify any event prior to attendance.


MAY

SARAH MLYNOWSKI
Hicklebee's in San Jose
Sunday, May 1 @ 12:00pm(noon)

SARAH MLYNOWSKI

Copperfield's in Petaluma
Sunday, May 1 @ 3pm

SARAH MLYNOWSKI

Pleasanton Library
Monday, May 2 @ 5pm

AMIE KAUFMAN and JAY KRISTOFF
in conversation with Ryan Graudin
Redwood City Library RSVP HERE
Tuesday, May 3 @ 7pm

MORGAN MATSON with SIOBHAN VIVIAN AND SUSANNE YOUNG
Barnes and Noble in El Cerrito
Tuesday, May 3 @ 7pm

LAUREN MYRACLE

Copperfield's in Petaluma
Wednesday, May 4 @ 4pm

SARAH J. MAAS in conversation with EVELYN SKYE

This is a ticketed event
Kepler's in Menlo Park
Wednesday, May 4 @ 7pm

AMIE KAUFMAN and JAY KRISTOFF with MICHAEL GRANT
Linden Tree Books in Los Altos
Wednesday, May 4 @ 6pm

JULIE BAXBAUM, NICOLA YOON, LAURA MCNEAL and JEFF ZENTNER
A Great Good Place for Books
Wednesday, May 4 @ 7pm

AMIE KAUFMAN and JAY KRISTOFF
Barnes & Noble in El Cerrito
Thursday, May 5 @ 7pm

JULIE BAXBAUM, NICOLA YOON, LAURA MCNEAL AND JEFF ZENTNER
Books Inc. in San Francisco
Thursday, May 5 @ 7pm

JULIE BAXBAUM, NICOLA YOON, LAURA MCNEAL AND JEFF ZENTNER
Hicklebee's in San Jose
Friday, May 6 @ 7pm

LEOPOLDO GOUT
Copperfields in Petaluma
Friday, May 6 @ 4pm

JESSICA TAYLOR Release Party
Barnes and Noble in Roseville
Saturday, May 7 @ 2pm

WENDY SPINALE Book Launch

Towne Center Books in Pleasanton
Monday, May 9 @ 6pm

EVELYN SKYE in conversation with SABAA TAHIR
Kepler's in Menlo Park
Tuesday, May 17 @ 7pm


WENDY SPINALE
Hickelbee's in San Jose
Friday, May 20 @7pm

LILY ANDERSON
Great Good Place for Books
Saturday, May 21 @ 7pm

STACEY LEE Launch Party
Books Inc. in Palo Alto
Thursday, May 26 @ 7pm


JUNE

BAY AREA BOOK FESTIVAL
June 4&5 in downtown Berkeley
Julie Buxbaum
Gail Carriger
Veronica Rossi
Daniel Handler
Stephanie Keuhn
Stacey Lee
Caroline Paul
Wendy MacNaughton
Lauren Myracle
Alyson Noel
Yvonne Prinz
Jason Reynolds
Evelyn Skye
Wendy Spinale
V.E. Schwab
Nicola Yoon

BRODI ASHTON, CYNTHIA HAND, and JODI MEADOWS (My Lady Jane)
Kepler's in Menlo Park
Wednesday, June 8 @ 7pm

JENNIFER LYNN BARNES, TIFFANY SCHMIDT and TARA ALTEBRANDO
Kepler's in Menlo Park
Thursday, June 9 @ 7pm RSVP Here

STACEY LEE

Barnes and Noble in El Cerrito
Friday, June 10 @ 7pm

WENDY SPINALE
Linden Tree Books in Los Altos
Friday, June 10 @ 6pm

WENDY SPINALE
Book Passage in Corte Madera
Friday, June 17 @ 6pm


...and lots more events are coming. I am so excited but cannot share them yet :) Stay Tuned!!

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