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Date & Time: February 16-18, 2018
Where: Westin Waterfront Hotel, Boston, MA
What: Boskone 55 Science Fiction & Fantasy Convention! I’m so excited to be participating. My schedule is still TBA. Come geek out with me for writing advice, or chat about Star Trek, Doctor Who, Harry Potter, and more. Get your tickets in advance online!
Date & Time: Saturday December 9, 2017 1pm-4pm
Where: An Unlikely Story Bookstore and Cafe 111 South Street
Plainville, MA 02762
What: Come check out the Writers’ Loft 4th Annual Holiday Bazaar on second floor of the Unlikely Story Bookstore. Come chat with teen and children’s book writers and browse their books. I’ll be available to sign copies. Great book gifts for the holidays! Open to the public.
Where: Boston T and social media
What: #BooksontheT with the Holoseries!
Book fun in Boston! The Holoseries has been chosen for a #BooksontheT giveaway on the subway in Boston. 20 Consider copies and 20 Contribute copies will be dropped by book fairies at various locations on or near T stops. (Extra creepy since chapter 1 takes place on the Boston T.) I’ll be doing three special author book drops myself. Check under the social media hashtags (#BooksontheT #Holoseries #ConsiderontheT #ContributeontheT) for location clues, and perhaps you’ll find a luck a free copy to read and share!
Date & Time: Saturday, Sept 23, 2017 9:30am-5pm
Where: Cambridge Public Library + Cambridge Rindge and Latin School 449+ 459 Broadway St. Cambridge, MA 02138
What: Boston Teen Author Festival! Epic event not to be missed. 40 amazing teen authors. Check out the list. Seriously.
Date & Time: Aug 25-27, 2017
Where: 2017 Hollihock Writers Conference weekend in New Bedford, MA. Yay, hometown conference!
What: I’ll be presenting a workshop on World Building Brainstorming for Science Fiction and Fantasy. Not sure on my exact schedule yet as they haven’t announced it. For more great things happening at the conference, and to register, check out their website.
Date & Time: Public YA author panel and book signing Friday night 6pm-8pm following a weeklong Cape Cod Teen Writers Conference.
Where: Barnstable United School, Marstons Mills MA
Date & Time: Saturday, July 15, 2017, 2pm-4pm
What: CONTRIBUTE, Book 2 Launch Party! Open to the public. Meet the author, Q&A, book signing, raffle free books, cake, and more. Please click here to RSVP on the Facebook invite page.
Date & Time: Saturday and Sunday, June 24-25, 2017 all day
Where: Chicago, IL
What: ALA Annual in Chicago! Talk to me about books & teaching with me. I”ll be signing CONTRIBUTE ARCs on Sunday at 2pm at North Star Editions’ booth (booth number to come.)
Date & Time: Saturday June 10, 2017 2pm-3pm
Where: Writers’ Loft in Sherborn, MA
What: YA Author Panel “Navigating a Debut Novel”
Date & Time: Saturday, May 20, 2017 8am-2pm
Where: Chatham High School, Chatham, NJ
What: I’ll be at the Nerd Camp NJ in Chatham, New Jersey. It’s an Ed Camp for teachers to focus on literary instruction along with a fabulous group of authors. It’s a win-win for me since I’m both an author and a teacher. Free event for educators. Come talk literacy with great group of authors! #nErDCampNJ
Date & Time: Sunday, May 7, 2017 (all day)
Where: Resort and Conference Center in Hyannis, MA
What: I’ve been invited to the 2017 Massachusetts School Library Conference. I cannot wait to talk books and literacy with librarians and educators across my home state. I’ll be participating on author panels and doing a book signing on the Sunday of the conference. #MSLA
Date & Time: Friday- Sun, April 14-17, 2017
Where: DoubleTree by Hilton Seattle Airport, Seattle, WA
What: Super exciting! I’ve been invited to the Norwescon convention as one of six nominee finalists for the Philip K. Dick science fiction award. I’ll be reading at the Friday ceremony and taking part in panels and a book signing during the weekend.
Date & Time: Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017
Where: American Bank Center, Corpus Christi, TX
What: I’ll be at the Teen Bookfest By the Bay in Corpus Christi, Texas. Come meet a great group of authors, attend panels, and get your books signed!
Date & Time: Saturday & Sunday October 15-16, 2016 11am-4pm
Where: Groundwork! 1213 Purchase St. New Bedford, MA
What: New Bedford Book Festival! Meet and greet with authors. Saturday at 1pm I’ll be doing a public reading and answering questions (maybe even about book 2!) Both days I’ll have free, signed CONSIDER bookmarks and posters to giveaway, plus contests you can enter.
Date & Time: Aug 26-28, 2016
Where: 2016 Hollihock Writers Conference weekend in New Bedford, MA
What: Friday, Aug 26 from 4-4:45 pm I’ll be joining an author panel to discuss publishing success and horror stories
Friday, Aug 26 from 5-6pm I’ll be part of a Featured Reading, Signing, and Q&A author event with fellow Jolly Fish press author, Mia Siegert.
Sat, Aug 27 from 2:10-2:55 I’ll be teaching the workshop “Authenticity When Writing Young Adult Literature.”
For more great things happening at the conference, and to register, check out their website.
Where: 2016 New England Authors Expo at the Danversport Yacht Club in Danvers, MA
What: I’ll be part of a special writing and editing panel at 1pm. Then from 4-9pm the doors open to the public for purchasing and signing books. Come support local authors! See their Facebook event page.
Date & Time: July 16, 2016 6pm
Where: Marstons Mills Public Library in Marstons, MA
What: “Summer of the Stories” event I’ll be part of a panel of four fabulous YA authors to discuss summer reading books. Come chat and get your books signed!
Date & Time: July 13, 2016 7pm
Where: Newtonville Books in Newton, MA
What: I’ll be part of a YA author event along with Heather Swain for a Q&A, reading, and book signing. If you’re in the Boston area, come check it out!
Date & Time: July 12, 2016 12pm
Where: Berkley Public Library in Berkley, MA
What: I’ll be part of a panel of three fabulous YA authors to discuss books and writing. Come chat and get your books signed!
Date & Time: June 10, 11 & 12, 2016
Where: Fri, June 10–Barnes & Noble Warwick, RI 6-7pm
Sat, June 11–Barnes & Noble Dartmouth, MA 1-2pm
Sun, June 12–Barnes & Noble Hyannis, MA 1-2pm
What: Barnes and Noble Teen B-Fest Teen Book Festival Weekend Nationwide I’ll be at three Barnes & Noble events with a panel of fabulous YA authors to discuss books and writing. Come chat and get your copy of CONSIDER signed!
Where: Springfield, MA
What: CONSIDER Book Launch Party! Open to the public. Meet the author, Q&A, my first book signing, raffle, cake, and more. Check out the Facebook Event Page.
Date & Time: Wednesday April 20, 2016 7:40 am
What: Local Radio interview. Tune in!
Where: Groundwork! 1213 Purchase St. New Bedford, MA
What: The first New Bedford Book Festival! Meet and greet with authors. Both days I’ll have free, signed CONSIDER bookmarks and posters to giveaway, plus contests you can enter. CONSIDER won’t be available for purchase at the event–pub release is in April. See their Facebook event page. Sun at 2pm I’ll be doing a public reading and answering questions.
Where: Online at Goodreads
What: Consider ARC giveaway! 10 copies available. Enter to win and read it before everyone else!
Where: Boston Convention Center 415 Summer Street
Boston, MA 02210
What: ALA Midwinter Meeting & Exhibits–I’ll be wandering the exhibit area on Saturday only and tweeting under #ALAMW16. Talk to me about books & education. I’ll have CONSIDER book swag to sign & giveaway 🙂
Where: Online at YA Interrobang
What: Consider cover reveal & preview of Chapter 1
Date & Time: May 3, 2015 at 6:30 pm
Where: Simmons College in Boston, MA
What: Discovery Award Night I’ll be reading from Chapter 1 of Consider and receiving the PEN New England Susan P. Bloom Children’s Book Discovery Award.