Waiting on Wednesday: Welcome to Bordertown

Now this book looks too good to pass up. I cannot wait.


WELCOME TO BORDERTOWN

Edited by Holly Black & Ellen Kushner

with Introduction by series creator Terri Windling

Introduction - Terri Windling

Introduction - Holly BlackBordertown Basics (Letter from the Diggers)

Welcome to Bordertown - Terri Windling & Ellen Kushner

Shannon's Law - Cory Doctorow Cruel Sister (poem) - Patricia A. McKillip

Voice Like a Hole - Catherynne M. Valente

Stairs in Her Hair (song*) - Amal El-Mohtar

Incunabulum - Emma BullRun

Back to the Border (song) - Steven Brust

Prince of Thirteen Days - Alaya Dawn Johnson

The Sages of Elsewhere - Will Shetterly

Soulja Grrrl: A Long Line Rap (song) - Jane Yolen

Crossings - Janni Lee Simner

Fair Trade (Comic) - Sara Ryan & Dylan Meconis

Lullabye: Night Song for a Halfie (song) - Jane Yolen

Our Stars, Our Selves - Tim Pratt

Elf Blood - Annette Curtis Klause

The Wall (poem) - Delia Sherman

Ours is the Prettiest - Nalo Hopkinson

We Do Not Come in Peace - Christopher Barzak

A Borderland Jump-Rope Rhyme (poem) - Jane Yolen

The Rowan Gentleman - Cassandra Clare & Holly Black

The Song of the Song (song) - Neil Gaiman

A Tangle of Green Men - Charles de Lint

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SABAA TAHIR Book Launch: AN EMBER IN THE ASHES
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A Great Good Place in Montclair Village
Wednesday, April 29 @ 7 pm

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California BOOKSTORE Day |Independent Bookstore Day
Saturday, May 2, 2015
At your local Indie bookstores. Please come and join them at various locations throughout the SF Bay Area for their BOOKSTORE day celebrations.
Books Inc.
Great Good Place
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Hicklebee's
Kepler's
Mrs. Dalloway's
Just to name a few. If you would like to know about more bookstores in the SF Bay Area check out this page that will show you all those bookstores that are participating http://indiemap.bookweb.org/

YA Event of Awesome with authors TRICIA STIRLING, ANNAMEEKEE HESIK, STACEY LEE, HEIDI KLING, TAMARA IRELAND STONE AND LYNN CARTHAGE
Hickleebee's in San Jose
Friday, May 8 @ 7pm

NYMBC YA Hoopla
Featuring: Tamara Ireland Stone, Virginia Boecker, Stephanie Keuhn, Alexis Bass, Veronica Rossi, Katherine Longshore and many more
Books Inc. in San Francisco
Saturday, May 9 @4pm

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

JODI PICOULT & SAMANTHA VAN LEER
Book Passage in Corte Madera
Friday, May 22 @ 6pm

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

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

BAY AREA BOOK FESTIVAL
Berkeley, CA
Saturday & Sunday, June 6-7, 2015
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Lauren Oliver
Judy Blume
Kresley Cole
Jenny Han
Morgan Matson
Tamara Ireland Stone
and more to come...

PAOLO BACIGALUPI
Borderlands Cafe in San Francisco
Sunday, June 7 @ 3pm

MARY PEARSON
Kepler's in Menlo Park
Friday, June 12 @ 7pm

MICHELLE TEA
Book Passage in Corte Madera
Friday, June 12 @ 6:30pm

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

ADAM SILVERA and JANDY NELSON
Green Apple Books (Clement street location) in SF
Thursday, June 25 @ 7pm

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

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