Author Event Sessions

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Sunday, June 24 - 9:00am

9:00am - 10:00am
YALSA's YA Author Coffee Klatch [$] Author Event, Ticketed event Hyatt Regency Orange County
Royal Ballroom
Description :

Enjoy coffee and meet with YALSA's award winning authors! This informal coffee klatch will give you an opportunity to meet authors who have appeared on one of YALSA’s six annual selected lists or have received one of YALSA's five literary awards. Librarians will sit at a table and every 3 or 4 minutes, a new author will arrive at your table to talk!

Cost :
$25

Saturday, June 23 - 1:00pm

1:30pm - 2:00pm
Live @ your library Reading Stage: Margaret Dilloway Author Event, Vendor demonstration/activity Anaheim Convention Center
Exhibit Hall Live @ your Library Reading Stage
Sponsors :
ALA

Sunday, June 24 - 11:00am

11:00am - 2:00pm
Reflections Publishing Author Event Author Event Anaheim Convention Center
Exhibit Hall, Booth #2305 (3)
Description :

Booth # 2305 - Skylar Sinclaire Sorkin, Author - Shining Through a Social Storm: Navigating Through Relational Aggression, Bullying, and Popularity

Sponsors :
UNO

Sunday, June 24 - 2:00pm

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Penguin Group (USA) Inc. Author Event Author Event Anaheim Convention Center
Exhibit Hall, Booth #2610
Description :

Booth # 2610 - Paul J. Zak, Author - The Moral Molecule

Sponsors :
UNO

Monday, June 25 - 10:00am

10:00am - 11:00am
Children's Plus, Inc. Author Event Author Event Anaheim Convention Center
Exhibit Hall, Booth #2667
Description :

Booth # 2667 - Ruta Sepetys, Author - Between Shades of Gray

Sponsors :
UNO

Sunday, June 24 - 1:00pm

1:30pm - 2:00pm
Live @ your library Reading Stage: Paolo Bacigalupi Author Event, Vendor demonstration/activity Anaheim Convention Center
Exhibit Hall Live @ your Library Reading Stage
Sponsors :
ALA

Sunday, June 24 - 9:00am

9:00am - 11:00am
Reflections Publishing Author Event Author Event Anaheim Convention Center
Exhibit Hall, Booth #2305
Description :

Booth # 2305 - Caroline Rose Ster, Author - Face 2 Face: Navigating Through Cyberbullying, Peer Abuse, and Bullying

Sponsors :
UNO

Monday, June 25 - 10:00am

10:00am - 11:00am
Sourcebooks Inc. Author Event Author Event Anaheim Convention Center
Exhibit Hall, Booth #2352
Description :

Booth # 2352 - Katherine Grace Bond, Author - Summer of No Regrets

Sponsors :
UNO

Saturday, June 23 - 6:00pm

6:00pm - 7:00pm
ABC-CLIO Author Event Author Event Anaheim Convention Center
Exhibit Hall, Booth #1608 (10)
Description :

Booth # 1608 - Anastasia Suen, Author - Read and Write Sports: Readers Theatre and Writing Activities for Grades 3-8

Sponsors :
UNO

Friday, June 22 - 6:00pm

6:00pm - 7:00pm
ABC-CLIO Author Event Author Event Anaheim Convention Center
Exhibit Hall, Booth #1608
Description :

Booth # 1608 - Debbie Abilock, Author - Growing Schools: Librarians as Professional Developers

Sponsors :
UNO

Saturday, June 23 - 11:00am

11:00am - 12:00pm
Simon & Schuster, Inc. Author Event Author Event Anaheim Convention Center
Exhibit Hall, Booth #2600
Description :

Booth # 2600 - John Corey Whaley, Author - Where Things Come Back

Sponsors :
UNO

Sunday, June 24 - 4:00pm

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Scholastic Author Event Author Event Anaheim Convention Center
Exhibit Hall, Booth #2634
Description :

Booth # 2634 - Pat Carman, Author - Floors #2: 3 Below

Sponsors :
UNO

Saturday, June 23 - 3:00pm

3:30pm - 5:30pm
Boyds Mills Press Author Event Author Event Anaheim Convention Center
Exhibit Hall, Booth #2435
Description :

Booth # 2435 - Larry Dane Brimner, Author - Black & White: The Confrontation between Reverend Fred L. Shuttlesworth and Eugene Bull Connor

Sponsors :
UNO

Sunday, June 24 - 1:00pm

1:30pm - 3:30pm
Perseus Books Group Author Event - Ken Baker Author Event Anaheim Convention Center
Exhibit Hall, Booth #2476(2)
Description :

Booth #2476 - Ken Baker will be signing Fangirl in the booth 1:30-3:30 on Sunday.

Sponsors :
UNO

Saturday, June 23 - 1:00pm

1:30pm - 3:30pm
Isn't It Romantic? Author Event, Program Anaheim Convention Center
209A
Description :

Love is in the air with this program that features bestselling romance writers Deborah Coonts, Tessa Dare, Jillian Hunter, Susan Mallery, and Jill Shalvis. The program will be moderated by Barbara Hoffert, editor of Library Journal’s Prepub Alert. An author signing will follow. Some books will be given away and others will be sold at a generous discount.

Sunday, June 24 - 3:00pm

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Scholastic Author Event Author Event Anaheim Convention Center
Exhibit Hall, Booth #2634
Description :

Booth # 2634 - Sharon G. Flake, Author - Pinned

Sponsors :
UNO

Friday, June 22 - 6:00pm

6:00pm - 7:00pm
ABC-CLIO Author Event Author Event Anaheim Convention Center
Exhibit Hall, Booth #1608 (12)
Description :

Booth # 1608 - Ann K. Caspari, Author - Guided Inquiry Design: A Framework for Inquiry in Your School

Sponsors :
UNO

Sunday, June 24 - 10:00am

10:30am - 12:00pm
The 2012 Alex Awards Author Event, Program Anaheim Convention Center
204A
Description :

The 2012 Alex Award winners—what they are and how to sell them to young adults—are highlighted in this panel presentation. Winning authors Ernest Cline (Ready Player One), Rachel DeWoskin (Big Girl Small), Brooke Hauser (The New Kids: Big Dreams and Brave Journeys at a High School for Immigrant Teens), and Erin Morgenstern, (The Night Circus), and will speak about their book and the award. The Alex Award is given to the top 10 books that appeal to young adults, and is administered by YALSA and sponsored by the Margaret Alexander Edwards Trust.

10:00am - 12:00pm
Reflections Publishing Author Event Author Event Anaheim Convention Center
Exhibit Hall, Booth #2305 (2)
Description :

Booth # 2305 - Max Greenhalgh, Author - Crash: Navigating Through Overcoming Fear

Sponsors :
UNO

Saturday, June 23 - 1:00pm

1:00pm - 1:30pm
Consortium Book Sales Author Event Author Event Anaheim Convention Center
Exhibit Hall, Booth #2567
Description :

Booth # 2567 - Tewodros Fekadu, Author - No One's Son

Sponsors :
UNO