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 about their current projects! Participating authors include: Laurie Halse Anderson, Tom Angleberger, David Arnold, Jay Asher, Jonathan Auxier, Kathleen Baldwin, Christopher Barzak, Cece Bell, Eric Devine, Terry Farish, Tim Federle, Jonathan Friesen, Stephanie Garber, Kathleen Glasgow, Jenny Han, Frances Hardinge, Peter Brown Hoffmeister, Dawn Kurtagich, Lorie Langdon, Justine Larbalestier, Arthur A. Levine, Morgan Matson, E.C. Myers, Lauren Oliver, Ashley Hope Pérez, Stacie Ramey, Kimberly Reid, Caroline Tung Richmond, Laura Ruby, Meredith Russo, Marcus Sedgwick, Amber Smith, Jordan Sonnenblick, Destiny Soria, Jeff Strand, C. M. Surrisi, Denise Grover Swank, Jennifer Swanson, Teresa Toten, Siobhan Vivian, Cat Winters, and Karen Romano Young.
Meeting Type: Author Event,Ticketed Event
Interests: Young Adult Literature, Young Adult Services, Youth Services
Type of Library: High School, Middle School, Public
Cost: Ticketed Event. Not included with registration.