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.

2015

APRIL

ELIZABETH WEIN
Kepler's in Menlo Park
Wednesday, April 8 @ 7pm

CARLY ANNE WEST and WHITNEY A. MILLER
NYMBC Event Books Inc. Alameda
Wednesday, April 8 @ 7pm

ELIZABETH WEIN
Copperfield's in Santa Rosa
Friday, April 10 @4pm


THIRD THURSDAY WINE AND BOOKS
Theme: We don't want to grow up. why adults read YA and why you might like it, too.
Thursday, April 16 @6:30-8pm

NEAL SHUSTERMAN
Kepler's in Menlo Park
Monday, April 20 @ 5pm

LEILA SALES
NYMBC Event Books Inc. Palo Alto
Monday, April 20 @ 7pm

GAYLE FORMAN

Montclair Presbyterian Church in Oakland
Tuesday, April 21 @ 7pm

SABAA TAHIR Book Launch: AN EMBER IN THE ASHES
Kepler's in Menlo Park
Tuesday, April 28 @ 7:30pm


The Epic Reads YA Tour featuring Susane Colasanti, Maria Dahvana Headley and Katie Contugno.
A Great Good Place in Montclair Village
Wednesday, April 29 @ 7 pm

MAY

MICHAEL BUCKLEY
Book Passage in Corte Madera
Saturday, May 9 @ 3pm

Fierce Reads 2015 Spring Tour with Katie Finn, Lynne Matson, Marie Rutkoski and Lindsay Smith
Keplers in Menlo Park
Tuesday, May 12 @ 6pm

NYMBC Presents the Summer of Swoon Tour: SANDY HALL, KATIE VAN ARK, TEMPLE WEST and KIMBERLY KARALIUS
Books Inc. in San Francisco
Thursday, May 14 @ 7pm

JUNE

MICHELLE TEA
Kepler's in Menlo Park
Wednesday, June 3 @ 7pm

VIRGINIA BOECKER
Kepler's in Menlo Park
Thursday, June 4 @ 7pm

STEPHANIE KUEHN
Mrs. Dalloway's in Berkeley
Saturday, June 13 @ 7:30pm

AUGUST

SAN FRAN GOLDEN GATE AUTHOR EVENT
Holiday Inn Golden Gateway San Francisco
Saturday, August 8 11:30-4pm

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

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