The Hillsborough County Public Library Cooperative is sponsoring a Teen Author Festival on Wednesday, November 16th at 4:00pm. Author list, tentative schedule and details after the jump!
Teen Author Festival where New York Times bestselling Young Adult Authors will be answering questions about writing and being an author.
Wednesday, November 16th from 4:00 – 8:00pm
WHO WILL BE THERE? (other than us!)
Author Introductions — 4:00-4:30 pm
First Panel Session — 4:40-5:20pm
Community Room 1: Uniquely You: Developing Your Voice in Fiction — Vivi Barnes, Christina Farley & Amy Christine Parker
Community Room 2: Buried Secrets and Hidden Dangers: Stories with a Plot Twist — Jodi Meadows, Martina Boone & Jenn Marie Thorne
Second Panel Session — 5:30-6:10pm
Community Room 1: Fractured Retellings and Fairy Tales—Christina Farley & Alethea Kontis
Community Room 2: Kicking Butt and Taking Names: Putting Action into Books — Sarah Nicolas, Amy Christine Parker, Jenn Marie Thorne & Jeff Yager
Third Panel Session — 6:20-7:00pm
Community Room 1: Fantastical Beasts and Twisted Magic: Creating Fantasy Worlds—Martina Boone, Althea Kontis, Christina Farley & Jodi Meadows
Community Room 2: Other Side of the Writing Industry: Views from the Publishing World — Lucienne Diver & Sarah Nicolas
Fourth Panel Session— 7:10– 7:50pm
Community Room 1: Writing Real Characters: Creating Realistic Characters — Vivi Barnes, Jodi Meadows & Jeff Yager
Community Room 2: Flash Fiction: Authors will lead audience into writing a story together— Alethea Kontis, Lucienne Diver & Martina Boone
Author Book Sale from Inkwood Books
Library Lobby 4-8pm
Book Signings—Library Lobby
Authors will also be popping up at signing tables throughout festival.
SouthShore Regional Library
15816 Beth Shields Way
Ruskin, FL 33573-4903
The library event page is here.
If there are any updates or changes, we’ll be updating this post. Otherwise, see you soon!