Tempe Book Festival

The Tempe Book Festival is an annual event intended to celebrate reading, writing, and a love for books. The Festival brings together local authors, publishers, booksellers, panel discussions, youth story times, and more! I'll be on the panel, “Realistic Contemporary YA” with authors Stephanie Elliot and Kate Watson from 12-12:45 p.m. tentatively in the Café [...]

By | 2017-08-15T13:58:04+00:00 November 4th, 2017|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

2nd Annual Teen Book Festival

2nd Annual Teen Book Festival North Valley Regional Library – Anthem  Come and meet several Young Adult authors! Meet and learn from Abigail Johnson, Amy Fellner Dominy, Amy K. Nichols, Kate Watson, Stephanie Elliot and Tom Leveen. Registration is requested.

YALLWEST 2017

Celebrate young adult and middle-grade books, with more than 100 authors participating in book signings, panels, giveaways, singalongs, and shenanigans. You can view the full schedule here. I'll be at various panels and events throughout the day (come say hi!) but here's when and where you're guaranteed to find me: SATURDAY, April 29th 11 AM - [...]

Signing at B&N Desert Ridge

This is a two-day event: Friday, April 21st from 6-8pm & Saturday, April 22nd from 2-5pm Join me and fellow YA authors Stephanie Elliot, Shonna Slayton, Tom Leveen, and Sonja Stone at Barnes & Noble (Desert Ridge Marketplace) as we sign our YA books IF I FIX YOU, SAD PERFECT, SPINDLE, HELLWORLD, and DESERT DARK. We'll be joined by other local [...]

Glendale Chocolate Affaire

Glendale will soon host the sweetest event in town. The 21st Annual Glendale Chocolate Affaire will be a chocoholic’s dream, with chocolate and so much more in Historic Downtown Glendale for three days, Feb. 5-7. A TOUCH OF ROMANCE One of the festival traditions, in celebration of romance and the upcoming Valentine’s holiday, is a [...]

By | 2017-01-25T12:19:53+00:00 February 4th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Tucson Blitz on Nov 26th – 5 YA Authors, 3 Bookstore, 1 Awesome Day!

If you live near or are planning to visit Tucson, Arizona on November 26th then you won't want to miss the Tucson Blitz Tour: 5 YA Authors, 3 Bookstores, 1 Awesome Day! I'll be joined by fellow YA authors Aprilynne Pike, Shonna Slayton, Amy Fellner Dominy, and Amy K. Nichols! where we'll be signing our books: IF I [...]

Join me, Aprilynne Pike, & Jenny Moyer on 11/20 at The Poisoned Pen

I've got another local event coming up! I'll be at The Poisoned Pen Bookstore in Scottsdale, AZ on November 20th at 2pm. I'll be joined by fellow YA authors Aprilynne Pike, and Jenny Moyer  where we'll be talking about atypical female characters in YA, and we'll be signing our books: IF I FIX YOU, GLITTER, [...]

By | 2016-11-07T12:14:53+00:00 November 7th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Highlights from the Tucson Festival of Books

So, what did you guys do this weekend? Me, I just met Aprilynne Pike, Suzanne Young, Danielle Paige, Ruta Sepetys, Sara Raasch, Cammie McGovern, Karen Bao, Leslie Connor & Diana Gabaldon!!!!! Yeah. Awesome doesn't begin to describe it. I went to the Tucson Festival of Books over the weekend and had the absolute best time. My only complaint (apart from [...]