The Penguin Teen Tour Comes to Salt Lake and Swag Pack Giveaway 

We had such an amazing time getting to meet these incredibly intelligent and talented women during the Penguin Teen Tour’s Salt Lake stop tonight. The authors were, of course, Renée Ahdieh (The Wrath and the Dawn), Lesley Livingston (The Valiant), Natalie C. Anderson (City of Saints & Thieves), and Alwyn Hamilton (Rebel of the Sands). Every…

Highlights From the Jeff Zentner Event

If you’ve read Jeff’s amazing novels The Serpent King and Goodbye Days, then you are very aware of the fact that he makes his readers cry…A LOT. However, he makes up for that by giving out lots of hugs during his events. In all seriousness, this event was so much fun. Thanks as always to The King’s English…

Booknerdigans at the Elizabeth Briggs Event!

To celebrate the release of Elizabeth Brigg’s latest novel Future Threat, this AMAZING panel of authors played Author Truth or Dare and made all of us audience members laugh until we cried. Erin Summerill was the hilariously ruthless moderator that made these ladies do things like spell the title of their book with their bottom, sing one of the…

Rosalyn Eves Announces Blood Rose Rebellion Tour Dates

If you haven’t subscribed to Rosalyn Eves’ newsletter yet, I highly recommend doing it now, because she is certainly one 2017 debut author that you’re going to want to keep an eye on! In her most recent newsletter she announced her tour dates, had some giveaways, and included some preorder swag details. Be sure to subscribe on…

Highlights From the Salt Lake Newbery Award Party

I had the incredible honor of attending tonight’s Newbery Award Party in Salt Lake City. We got to hear from a panel of industry professionals, including local author Ally Condie, associate professor in education psychology at the University of Utah Lauren Liang, and director of the Provo City Library Gene Nelson. We got to learn all…

Samantha Shannon’s The Song Rising Tour

The Song Rising is definitely one of my most anticipated books of 2017, so I’m excited to see she’s going on tour and REALLY excited to see she has some U.S. stops as well. I’m really going to try to go to the Tucson Festival of Books to meet Shannon and some other FABULOUS authors. Fingers crossed! I absolutely ADORED…

V.E. Schwab On Tour With A Conjuring of Light!

So bummed we won’t be seeing Victoria here in Utah for the release of her latest book in the Shades of Magic series. However, I did have the pleasure of meeting her for the release of This Savage Song, so fingers crossed we’ll get to have her here again for This Dark Duet. I personally ADORE the Shades of Magic series….

Benjamin Alire Saenz’s Inexplicable Logic of My Life Tour Dates!

One my very favorite contemporary writers, Benjamin Alire Sáenz,  is going on tour with his INCREDIBLE new novel The Inexplicable Logic of My Life! We unfortunately won’t be seeing him here in Utah, but check his tour schedule below to see if he’ll be stopping by a city near you! And in the meantime, enter my…

Erin Summerill and Kathryn Purdie Event Highlights and Giveaway!

The first thing I have to say about both of these authors is that they are incredible people as well as authors and so much frigging FUN to be around! If you ever have the opportunity to meet either one of them, do it! They are hilarious, personable, and just so darn sweet. Tonight’s event for…