Author Event Pictures

In the last few months I have had the pleasure of seeing and meeting some amazing authors and I wanted to share a bit of those experiences with you. The photos presented are in random
order.

Becca Fitzpatrick and I at Kepler's
Sophie Jordan, Heidi R. Kling, Kiersten White and Lisa Desrochers
Lauren Kate and my friend Tricia
Melissa Marr at the Smart Chicks Tour (Kepler's)

Alexandra Adornetto at Borders in Sunnyvale
Linda Joy Singleton at Books Inc. Menlo Park
Rachel Caine at Books Inc. Menlo Park
The Smart Chicks: Margaret Stohl, Kami Garcia, Melissa Marr, Kelley Armstrong, Alyson Noel, Kimberly Derting and Melissa de la Cruz Suzanne Collins at Kepler's
Look at who is in the crowd...She is among a SEA of people (hint hint)
Heidi R. Kling with Suzanne Collins at Kepler's
Suzanne Collins stamping books
A fan with her stack of books
Stacey Jay and I (look at her earings. They are so cool)

12 comments on "Author Event Pictures"

AngelicNytmare wrote: November 6, 2010 at 12:34 AM

That's cool that you got to meet all those authors.


RKCharron wrote: November 6, 2010 at 3:21 AM

Thank you for sharing those awesome pictures!
Love & Best Wishes,
Rob


the story siren wrote: November 6, 2010 at 6:24 AM

that is so awesome you have those events near you! i am so jealous! what a fantastic time!


Kulsuma wrote: November 6, 2010 at 6:33 AM

Fantastic! Thanks for sharing:)


Sadie wrote: November 6, 2010 at 8:01 AM

You are sooo lucky! If I was there - I would probably be freaking out.

Thanks for sharing! :D


Leilani @Leilani Loves Books wrote: November 6, 2010 at 8:47 AM

Its crazy that I missed you at Keplers! You were probably here and there but I never caught you!

I Loved! the goodies you made for Becca! I wanted to snatch them up! I suppose its too much to ask you make me one isnt it?

Lol

Hopefully ill catch you next time!!!


Britta wrote: November 6, 2010 at 1:16 PM

Those are such cute pictures! And really good quality too ;)

I really enjoy your blog so I am passing on the Life is Good award to you! To see what that means, follow the link below to my post.

http://ilikethesebooks.blogspot.com/2010/11/life-is-good-award.html


Marie wrote: November 7, 2010 at 1:14 AM

So I found out Heidi was there and I didn't know. Then my husband pointed out she was sitting RIGHT NEXT TO ME. And that picture totally proves it. OMG!! May I steal it? :)

Also, how do you find out about the non Kepler's events?


Ravenous Reader wrote: November 7, 2010 at 8:05 AM

Marie,
You sure can have the picture. I put those pictures up for everyone to enjoy. As for the events in our area I tend to post a calander that involves all the book stores encompassing a few months then I post the individual events on the actual event day.

But you can check out the independent book store website calanders because that is where I get my information. Kepler's, Books Inc. and A Great Good Place for Books are the book stores I tend to go to events. If you look on my side bar for Bay Area love all of those book stores are available.

There are two teen events this week. Laurie Halse Anderson(11/10keplers and 11/11hicklebees) and Kathy Reichs (11/11A Great Good Place for Books)
Unfortunately none are close to where we are from but we still have an opportunity that many do not have. :) I hope to see you at more events.


Marie wrote: November 7, 2010 at 12:26 PM

Yay thanks! And thanks for the tips! I usually only follow Kepler's.

I'm still debating on going to see Laurie next week, but yes! I hope to see you at more events as well :)


Bookgeek wrote: November 7, 2010 at 5:56 PM

Great photos Nancy. Love them. See you at Laurie Halse Anderson.


Fi-chan (Bookish-Escape) wrote: November 12, 2010 at 9:53 PM

So many authors! Sigh, I wish I live in US.


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Upcoming YA Bay Area Book Events

I have compiled all the SF, bay area YA and NA 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 best to verify all events prior to attendance.

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SEPTEMBER

STEPHANIE PERKINS
A Great Good Place for Books in Oakland
Sunday, September 7 @ 4pm

STEPHANIE PERKINS
Books Inc. Opera Plaza in SF
Monday, September 8 @ 7pm

SARAH J. MAAS and VERONICA ROSSI
Kepler's in Menlo Park
Friday, September 12 @ 7pm

RICK YANCEY
Rakestraw Books in Danville
Wednesday, September 17 @ 7pm

WENDELIN VAN DRAANEN and MARK HUNTLY PARSONS
Kepler's in Menlo Park
Wednesday, September 17 @ 7pm

RICK YANCEY
Book Passage in Corte Mdera
Thursday, September 18 @ 6:30pm

GRETCHEN MCNEIL , KATHERINE LINKA and ANNA CAREY
Books Inc. San Francisco
Thursday, September 18 @ 7pm

JANDY NELSON book launch

Books Inc. SF
Friday, September 19 @ 7pm

KIM CULBERTSON and CATHERINE LINKA
Hicklebee's in San Jose
Friday, September 19 @ 7pm

MEGAN SHULL *The Swap*

Rakestraw Books in Danville
Tuesday, September 23 @ 10am

JANDY NELSON and NINA LACOUR
A Great Good Place for Books in Oakland
Tuesday, September 23 @ 7pm

OCTOBER

LAUREN OLIVER
A Great Good Place for Books in Oakland
Wednesday, October 1 @ 7pm

LAUREN OLIVER
Book Passage in San Francisco
Thursday, October 2 @ 12:30pm

LAUREN OLIVER and JANDY NELSON
Kepler's in Menlo Park
Thursday, October 2 @ 7pm

SARA FARIZAN
Books Inc. on Market St.
Friday, October 10 @ 7pm

PAOLO BACIGALUPI and A.S. KING
Bookshop Santa Cruz in Santa Cruz
Monday, October 13 time TBA

RICK RIORDAN (ticketed event)
Fox Theatre in Redwood City
Wednesday, October 15 @ 7pm

CORY DOCTOROW and JEN WANG

Mrs. Dalloway's in Berkeley
Thursday, October 16 @ 7:30pm

MARIE LU
Face in a Book in El Dorado
Thursday, October 16 @ 7pm

A.S. KING and PAOLO BACIGALUPI
Sports Basement on Bryant in SF
Thursday, October 16 @ 6pm

SCOTT WESTERFELD
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Books Inc. Opera Plaza in SF
Wednesday, October 22 @7pm

GARTH NIX and MICHAEL GRANT
Kepler's in Menlo Park
Thursday, October 23 @ 7pm

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