Monday, March 2, 2015

Friday, February 20, 2015

Children's Lit Breakfast Time!

This is where I'll be this Saturday!
Childrens_Literature_Breakfast For all who care about Children’s Literature. We’re delighted to feature our special guest authors: Shannon Hale, Dav Pilkey, Judy Schachner, Bob Shea and Sarah Weeks. The morning includes a full breakfast (breakfast service begins at 7:30), book talks, many Illinois authors and illustrators, door prizes and book sales. CPDU credits will be available. Tickets are $55. Reservations are required. Call (630) 820-2802(630) 820-2802 for details.
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 21 from 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM Bobak’s Signature Events, 6440 Double Eagle Dr., Woodridge

Friday, January 9, 2015

Books I Love - My Favorite of 2014!

I read 103 books in 2014 (not counting re-reads) and here are just a few of my favorites. Yes, they are mostly YA...and mostly Sci-fi/Fantasy. What can I say? I like what I like. :-)

YA Sci-fi

Uninvited (Uninvited, #1)     Plus One Stitching Snow     

YA Fantasy

 Clariel (Abhorsen, #4)       Snow Like Ashes (Snow Like Ashes, #1)

YA Historical Fiction (Realistic & Paranormal)

The Cure for Dreaming       Mortal Heart (His Fair Assassin, #3) A Mad, Wicked Folly 

YA Paranormal

(Don't You) Forget About Me             Nil (Nil, #1)

Other (Margaret Atwood. Enough said.)

MaddAddam (MaddAddam Trilogy, #3)

So these are just a few of my favorites...what are some of yours?

Monday, December 15, 2014

Holiday Giveaway!

It's the time of year for how about a giveaway!? Enter below to win one of five copies of IN THE AFTER. Happy Holidays and see you in the new year...can't wait to share my favorite books of 2014!

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Wednesday, November 12, 2014

IN THE AFTER on the 2015 Lone Star Reading List

I'm so excited that IN THE AFTER is on the Texas Library Association's 2015 Lone Star Reading List for Texas! Here's the full list. Woohoo!
2015 Lone Star Reading List

Alexander, KwamaThe Crossover
Chen, JustinaA Blind Spot for Boys
Fantaskey, BethBuzz Kill
Garcia, KamiUnbreakable
Gebhart, RyanThere Will Be Bears
Harrington, K. A.Forget Me
Hoover, P. J.Tut: The Story of My Immortal Life
Hopkinson, DeborahThe Great Trouble: A Mystery of London, the Blue Death, and a Boy called Eel
Jobin, MatthewThe Nethergrim
Johnson, VarianThe Great Greene Heist
London, AlexProxy
Lough, AmberThe Fire Wish
Lunetta, DemitriaIn the After
Oppel, KennethThe Boundless
Pearson, Mary E.The Kiss of Deception
Poblocki, DanThe Haunting of Gabriel Ashe
Sanderson, BrandonSteelheart
Sheinkin, SteveThe Port Chicago 50: Disaster, Mutiny and the Fight for Civil Rights
Van Wagenen, MayaPopular: Vintage Wisdom for a Modern Geek
White, J. A.The Thickety

Monday, October 13, 2014

Utah & Nevada Book Tour!

This week I'll be in Utah...then it's on to Las Vegas for the Vegas Valley Book Festival. Here are all the events, and I'll be with a ton of other awesome YA writers,  so if you're nearby come check it out.

Oct. 14th (Tuesday) - R.C. Lewis Book Launch - Stitching Snow
7pm - 9pm at Provo Library
550 North University Avenue
 Provo, Utah 84601
Join young adult author, R.C. Lewis, for a reading and signing of her debut young adult novel, Stitching Snow. Also attending will be YA authors Peggy Eddleman, R.C. Lewis, Mindy McGinnis, Lissa Price, Ann Redisch Stampler, Demitria Lunetta, and Kate Karyus Quinn.

Oct. 15th (Wednesday) -  Young Adult Author Meet and Greet
7pm - 9pm at The King's English Bookshop
1511 South 1500 East
Salt Lake City, Utah 84105
Join us for a night of mingling, activities and of course signing with some of our favorite Young Adult authors. The authors include, Peggy Eddleman, R.C. Lewis, Mindy McGinnis, Lissa Price, Ann Redisch Stampler, Demitria Lunetta, and Kate Karyus Quinn.

Oct. 16th (Thursday) -  10180 S. State Street Sandy, UT 84070

Oct. 18th (Saturday) - The Future's So Bright, We Have to Be Saved
10 am - Vegas Valley Book Festival
Fifth Street School, YA Tent One
401 S. Fourth St. Las Vegas, NV 89101
With Lisa Dess, Elizabeth Fama, Demitria Lunetta, Lynne Matson, Mindy McGinnis, Jodi Meadows, Lissa Price, Karri Thompson, Amy Tintera, Sarah Vela

Friday, October 3, 2014