In non-cover news, here are my activities for the first half of this year:
April 5, 7 PM
Book Soup, 8818 West Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA. A gang of authors (Melissa Marr, Kelley Armstrong, Melissa de la Cruz, Margaret Stohl and Kami Garcia, and me) chatting about their books, giveawaying, playing shocking literature games…
ROMANTIC TIMES CONVENTION
* April 9: Teen Day and Book Signing!
* 11am -2pm: BOOK FAIR ( Book Fair Only Tickets available at the door: $5 each) Meet the YA authors at the general Book Fair, and purchase autographed copies of their latest books.
* 11am – 7:30pm — COME FOR THE DAY! — $25 Day Pass (you can pre-register, or pay at the door)
* $25 for one Adult
* $25 for one Teen which includes one FREE entry for an accompanying adult
(Includes Book Fair, Saturday, Teen-Day Workshops and Teen Party. Swag bag full of books and giveaways FOR EVERY TEEN)
Come see me, Cassandra Clare, Holly Black, Melissa Marr, Jen Lynn Barnes and many more on the special YA track.(http://www.rtbookreviews.com/convention/panels#ya)
DIVERSITY IN YA TOUR
Thursday, May 12, 7 p.m.
Cambridge Public Library (Main Library)
Cambridge, MA 02138
Malinda Lo and Cindy Pon have set up a wonderful tour in which we discuss diversity in YA: in our books, across the board, where we want it and how important it is. Check out the website: http://www.diversityinya.com/
I don't know much about what will happen June onward, but if anyone's near the Charleston Book Festival in November, there is a very good chance of seeing me there...
And back to cover news: yay!