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The Do’s & Don’ts of Book Events

I originally wrote this post for Sophia’s blog, but I loved it so much that I wanted to post it on mine as well! So without further ado: DO: Contact the store/festival in advance about how many books you are allowed to bring. Sometimes, especially for…

April 7, 2016
Author Events

PassTruthTour Recap

Susan Dennard and Alexandra Bracken are two of my favorite authors, and I have wanted to meet them for awhile now. They haven’t visited California for any signings before, so when I found out they were heading to San Jose on the PassTruthTour, I…

January 19, 2016
Author Events

If I Was Going to Yallfest…

It’s the time of year again. Yallfest. I was lucky enough to attend Yallwest this past spring, and now my next goal is to attend a Yallfest one year. If you ever have the chance to attend a book festival, really any book event,…

November 13, 2015
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Pasadena Loves YA Recap

When I heard about this event, my friend and I made plans to attend right away. We arrived at the library an hour before the event started and got prime parking in the library’s parking lot. When we entered, we were so impressed with…

June 10, 2015
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Fierce Reads Spring Fling Leg 1 Recap

I was able to attend one of the stops on the Fierce Reads Spring Fling. This event was held at Vroman’s Bookstore. This independent bookstore was amazing. If I lived nearby, I would definitely shop there all the time. The day before, I called them…

June 3, 2015
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Sabaa Tahir & Marie Lu Event Recap

Okay so this post is coming pretty late but better late than never! I was able to meet Sabaa Tahir and Marie Lu at a stop on the An Ember in the Ashes tour a few weeks ago. The event actually came up pretty last minute…

May 27, 2015
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Yallwest Recap

This past weekend I had the wonderful opportunity to go to Yallwest! I was ecstatic when Yallwest was first announced. I started making plans right away with my friends so that we could attend together. My excitement grew as more authors, panels, events, and…

April 13, 2015
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Black Dove, White Raven US Tour Stop

Code Name Verity is one of my all time favorite books. I love how the friendship between the two main characters is the main theme in the novel. Often times YA books can be centered around romance (which I don’t mind at all!), but it…

April 8, 2015
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Upcoming Events

I’m super excited for these three book events I’ll be attending all within a week of each other! Elizabeth Wein Black Dove, White Raven US tour stop with Margaret Stohl moderating Yallwest – Authors: Leigh Bardugo, Marissa Meyer, Marie Lu, Tahereh Mafi, Ransom Riggs, Veronica Roth,…

March 23, 2015