ALA Unit/Subunit: YALSA
Meeting Type: Author Event, Ticketed Event
Cost: Ticketed Event. Not included with registration. Visit the Ticketed Events Information Page for further details.
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 abut their upcoming book! Participating authors are: S.K. Ali, M.T. Anderson, Jennifer Armentrout, Deb Caletti, Alton Carter, T.M. Causey, Laurie Boyle Crompton, Grace Ellis, Melanie Gillman, Maurene Good, Deborah Heiligman, McCall Hoyle, Angela Johnson, Adib Khorram, Claire Legrand, CJ Lyons, Carolyn Mackler, Sam Maggs, Kerri Maniscalco, Joy McCullough, Meg Medina, Aurélie Neyret, Natasha Ngan, Carolyn Nowak, Anne Sibley O’Brien, Mary Pearson, J.L. Powers, KaeLyn Rich, Eliot Schrefer, Eric Shanower, Megan Shepherd, Neal and Jarrod Shusterman, Cynthia Leitich Smith, Andrew Smith, Nova Ren Suma, Courtney Summers, Laini Taylor, Martha Wells and Daniel Wilson.
Don't forget to bring some cash to by raffle tickets! We will be raffling off small bundles of signed copies of books by the participating authors. There will be 4 or 5 winners each to get a bundle of books! Tickets are 1 for $5 or 3 for $10.