events

Upcoming Events

Los Angeles Times Festival of Books

USC campus

Panel: Young Adult Fiction, Magical Realism on the Page

With Shaun David Hutchinson, Sean McGinty, and Peter Rock

moderated by Brandy Colbert

Followed by a book signing

April 9, 2016 | 10:30 a.m. PT

*I will also be signing at the Penguin Random House booth on April 9 from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. and presenting the Young Adult Literature Award at the 2016 Los Angeles Times Book Prizes ceremony at Bovard Auditorium on the USC campus at 6:30 p.m.

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Deschutes Public Library Teen Lit Fest

Deschutes Public Library in Bend, Oregon

April 15, 2016 | 10 a.m.–4 p.m. PT

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YALLWEST

Santa Monica High School

April 30–May 1, 2016

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Madcap Retreats

2016 Aspiring Writers Workshop

August 4–8, 2016

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[Past Events]

AWP Conference & Bookfair

Los Angeles Convention Center

March 30–April 2, 2016

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BinderCon L.A.

UCLA campus in Carnesale Commons

Panel: Tense & Sensibility, Ways to Tackle Tragedy in Young Adult Literature

With Lissa Price, Elizabeth Ross, and Isabel Quintero

moderated by Lilliam Rivera

March 20, 2016 | 2:15 p.m. PT

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Pasadena Loves YA! teen book festival

Pasadena Public Library

May 23, 2015 | 12 p.m.–4 p.m. PT

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Chicago Young Adult Book Fest

Venues and times to be announced

May 9, 2015

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Children’s Literature Council of Southern California 2015 Spring Workshop

South Pasadena Middle School Library

Writers’ Panel, with Stephanie Diaz and Nicola Yoon

moderated by Aaron Hartzler

May 2, 2015 | 10 a.m. PT

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Los Angeles Times Festival of Books

USC campus

Panel: I’ll Be There for You

With Robin Benway, Jessi Kirby, and Morgan Matson

moderated by Aaron Hartzler

Followed by a book signing

April 19, 2015 | 3 p.m. PT

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AWP Conference & Bookfair

Minneapolis Convention Center

Panel: Young Adult Literature and the Female Body

With Steve Brezenoff, Alexandra Duncan, and Christine Heppermann moderated by Megan C. Atwood

April 9, 2015 | 12 p.m. CT

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BinderCon L.A.

UCLA campus in Carnesale Commons

Panel: Characters in Flux

With Francesca Lia Block and Lauren Strasnick

moderated by Jade Chang

March 29, 2015 | 11 a.m. PT

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Brandy Colbert in conversation with Stephanie Kuehn

Mrs. Dalloway’s in Berkeley, Calif.

May 31, 2014 | 7:30 p.m. PT

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Sexual Violence in YA Lit Virtual Panel

via Google Hangout, with Courtney C. Stevens

May 21, 2014 | 12 p.m. ET

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Pointe Launch Party

Skylight Books

Reading and signing

April 26, 2014 | 5 p.m. PT