THIS WEEK IN APRIL

  1. Friday Sep 27 FIERCE READS TOUR FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 27; 4 PM The Fierce Reads Tour with four Young Adult novelists is coming to visit! MARISSA MEYER, author of Cinder, will be discussing Scarlet, the second book in The Lunar Chronicles Quartet. Scarlet and Wolf are working...
  2. Wednesday Oct 2 JENNIFER CHIAVERINI WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 2; 7 PM JENNIFER CHIAVERINI , author of the popular Elm Creek Quilts series and Mrs. Lincoln’s Dressmaker, will introduce her new historical novel, The Spymistress. Set during the Civil War, we learn about Elizabeth “Lizzie” Van Lew...
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FIERCE READS TOUR

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 27; 4 PM

The Fierce Reads Tour with four Young Adult novelists is coming to visit!

MARISSA MEYER, author of Cinder, will be discussing Scarlet, the second book in The Lunar Chronicles Quartet. Scarlet and Wolf are working together to find Scarlet’s missing grandmother, who has mysterious disappeared, while trying to ignore their growing attraction to each other.

LEILA SALES, author of Past Perfect, will introduce This Song Will Save Your Life. Elsie, a previously uncool high school sophomore, becomes the hottest new DJ sensation at an underground dance club.

S. A. BODEEN, author of The Compound, will introduce its sequel, The Fallout. Eli and his family have lived in an underground shelter called the Compound for six years, thinking they were being kept safe from a nuclear attack. They have now learned there was no attack and their father had been keeping them there only as an experiment. Now they have escaped, but fear they are still being watched by unknown powers.

ALEXANDRA COUTTS, will introduce Tumble & Fall. An asteroid will strike the earth in one week. Nothing can be done to stop it; catastrophe is unavoidable. This story of courage and love shows how three regular teenagers deal with this extraordinary circumstance.

This is your opportunity to meet and hear these four popular young adult authors discuss their work.