LAST DAY ON MARS Spring/Summer Events
March 4. Saturday on Mars: BOOK LAUNCH and Planetary Party at BFI (The Greater Seattle Bureau of Fearless Ideas), Greenwood. Seattle. 1-3pm.
March 7. Burien Public Library School Presentation. Burien, WA
March 16. Benjamin Rush School Visit, Redmond, WA.
March 16. Echo Lake Elementary School Visit. Shoreline, WA
March 25. NYC Teen Author Festival. 4pm What a Difference A Decade Makes: reading work from the past with David Levithan and Nicola Yoon
March 28. Phantom Lake Elementary School Visit. Bellevue, WA
March 29. Lakeview Elementary School Visit. Kirkland, WA
April 4. Stevens Elementary School Visit, WA
April 24. Washington Middle School Visit, Seattle, WA
April 28. Horace Mann School Visit, Seattle, WA
May 1. University Bookstore: The Science and Adventure of Mars!: (this will be a version of my kid-friendly school talk, featuring the latest Mars science and how it inspired LAST DAY ON MARS.) 7pm.
May 3. University of Washington Friends of the Libraries
Literary Voices. 6pm
May 4. Madison Middle School Visit. Seattle, WA
May 9. SCBWI Inside Story. University Bookstore. Seattle, WA 7pm
May 25. Village Books. Adventure Awaits! w/ Suzanne Selfors & Garth Stein. Bellingham, WA.
June 3. Eagle Harbor Books. Bainbridge Island, WA. Seattle 7 Event.
June 11. Queen Anne Books. Seattle WA. w/Suzanne Selfors.
August 4. PNLA Conference, ID
10/15. Behind the Books. WLMA Conference. Sponsored by SCBWI-WWA
9/30. Nightcapper Party. PNBA Tradeshow. Tacoma, WA 8pm
4/30. Cavalcade of Authors WEST. Tacoma, WA.
3/16. NYC Teen Author Festival.
1/22. Las Vegas, NV. University of Las Vegas. "YA Fiction and Writing as a Career" moderated discussion w/ Sean Beaudoin. 6:30pm CEB 205
11/21. NCTE Annual Conference. Minneapolis, MN
5/16. Rochester, NY: Rochester Teen Book Festival
5/13. Chicago, IL: School Visits with The Book Stall
5/1. Tacoma, WA: Cavalcade of Authors West.
4/25. Paris, France: Teen Book Smash, American Library of Paris
4/11. Houston, TX. TeenBookCon
3/31. Los Angeles, CA: LAPL YA Reading Series, w/ Gretchen McNeil, Elizabeth Ross, Sarah Tomp, and Mary McCoy. Silverlake Branch, 4pm
3/20. New York, NY: Union Square Barnes & Noble, Reader's Theater with David Levithan, Holly Black, Cathleen Davitt Bell, Heather Demetrios, Tanuja Hidier, Kathryn Holmes, and Scott Westerfeld. Part of NYC Teen Author Festival
2/25. Seattle, WA: BREAKOUT Release Party! Richard Hugo House
2/20. Amelia Island, FL: Amelia Island Book Festival
11/23. Washington, D.C.: NCTE Annual Conference
10/18. Austin, TX: Texas Teen Book Festival
10/9: Mill Creek, WA: University Bookstore, YA event w/ Karen Finneyfrock, Jennifer Longo, Martha Brockenbrough, Stacey Runstad Campbell, 7pm
10/4: Seattle, WA: Seattle Public Library. 10:30am Writing YA panel w/ Jennifer Longo and Karen Finneyfrock.
10/3. Puyallup, WA: Puyallup Festival of Books, 7pm
10/1. Seattle, WA: Mockingbird Books, 7pm. Talking Middle Grade with Emma Trevayne and Heidi Schulz
9/28. Naperville, IL: Anderson's Bookshop, YA Fandom Frenzy! All Day Teen Event!
9/27. Naperville, IL: Anderson's Bookshop, Young Adult Literature Conference, All Day Educator Event
9/25. Winnetka, IL: The Book Stall, 4:30pm
6/20, Bellingham, WA: Write On Teen Writing Conference: Village Books 9-5:30
5/31, Mill Creek, WA: University Bookstore Mill Creek: Teen Book Brunch
5/23. Seattle, WA: STORY CRUSH TOUR: University Bookstore U District Store
5/22. Portland, OR: STORY CRUSH TOUR: Powell's Books at Cedar Hills
5/21. Palo Alto, CA: STORY CRUSH TOUR: Books, Inc.
5/20. Los Angeles, CA: STORY CRUSH TOUR: Barnes & Noble: The Grove
5/19. San Diego, CA: STORY CRUSH TOUR: Mysterious Galaxy Bookstore
5/1. Las Vegas, NV : Barnes & Noble
4/30. Tempe, AZ: Changing Hands Bookstore
3/14, Tri-Cities, WA: Cavalcade of Authors
2/3-2/6, Chicago/, IL: HARPERCOLLINS CLASS ACTS TOUR: Naperville Reads
11/22-23: Boston, MA: NCTE Annual Convention.
11/17: Seattle, WA: Seattle7Writers Holiday Books Signing,
11/6: Salt Lake City, UT: King's English Bookshop
11/1-3: Las Vegas, NV: Vegas Valley Book Festival
10/24: Seattle, WA: Seattle Lit Crawl at Richard Hugo House
10/11: San Jose, CA: Hicklebees
10/12: San Francisco, CA: Teenquake / Not Your Mother's Book Club: Books Inc, Opera Plaza
10/4-6: Portland, OR: Wordstock!
9/26: Seattle, WA: LitFix Seattle at The Rendezvous:
9/21: Oak Harbor, WA: Oak Harbor Library
9/15: Bainbridge Island, WA: Eagle Harbor Books
5/29: New York, NY: Book Expo America
5/21: Seattle, WA: THE DARK SHORE RELEASE PARTY Secret Garden Bookshop
5/18: Rochester, NY: Rochester Teen Book Festival Rochester, NY
May 15: Anderson's Bookshop Naperville, IL
May 14: Wild Rumpus Books Minneapolis, MN
May 13: Prairie Creek Intermediate Cedar Rapids, IA
April 30: SCBWI Inside Story Mercer Island Books