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CHARLOTTE! 6/16/15 at ImaginOn: Book Event with Carrie Ryan and Renee Ahdieh

»Posted on May 13, 2015

CHARLOTTE! 6/16/15 at ImaginOn: Book Event with Carrie Ryan and Renee Ahdieh

COME SEE ME AT IMAGINON! Tuesday, June 16, 2015, at 6:00-7:30 PM. ImaginOn, The Round, 300 E 7th St, Charlotte, NC 28202. Meet me, Carrie Ryan, and Renee Ahdieh as we talk about our writing processes and publishing journeys, and sign books! Call 704-416-4660 to reserve a seat.…

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YA SCAVENGER HUNT

»Posted on Apr 2, 2015

YA SCAVENGER HUNT

UPDATE: The contest winner is …….. Ciara Doyle! Thanks for entering everyone. More contests to follow, along with details on NEMESIS and SPIKE! HEY EVERYBODY! Welcome to the Spring 2015 YA Scavenger Hunt! This is my first year participating and I’m super stoked. There are eight killer teams out there, brimming with cool bonus materials. I’m part of #TeamRed. Good stuff. This hunt runs from April 2nd through April 5th, beginning and ending at noon Pacific time. I encourage all Virals fans to give it a try. There are prizes, special deleted scenes, and sneak peaks, including one from me of the new Virals short story, SPIKE, coming this winter. It’s out there somewhere, people. Get looking. If you’ve never done this before, the scavenger hunt runs like a giant blog circle, one connecting to the next, introducing you to new YA authors and books along the way. There are tons of prizes including…

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YALLWEST is April 11-12!

»Posted on Mar 23, 2015

YALLWEST is April 11-12!

YALLWEST is going to be a truly remarkable YA festival. Come join us in sunny Santa Monica! All the info is right here.…

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TERMINAL TOUR DATES – March 3-7!

»Posted on Feb 20, 2015

TERMINAL TOUR DATES – March 3-7!

Here you go! Kathy and I are excited to hit the road for Terminal, the conclusion of the Virals series. It’s been a fun ride. Hope to see you out there! Northeastern USA, you’re up. 3/3 – Framingham, MA – Barnes & Noble (1 Worcester Rd) – 7PM. Details here: http://store-locator.barnesandnoble.com/event/86517 3/4 – Madison, CT – RJ Julia (768 Boston Post Road) – 4:30PM. Details here: http://www.rjjulia.com/event/brendan-and-kathy-reichs 3/5 – Philadelphia, PA – Upper Merion Township Library (175 West Valley Forge Road King of Prussia, PA) (Hosted by Children’s Book World) – 6PM. Details here: http://www.childrensbookworld.net 3/6 – Atlanta, GA – FoxTale Book Shop (FoxTale Book Shoppe 105 E. Main Street, #138 Woodstock, Georgia) – 4:30PM. Details here: http://www.foxtalebookshoppe.com/events/

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SHOCK

»Posted on Dec 23, 2014

SHOCK

Cover Alert! The new Virals e-short. See you in February.

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Me at the Library

»Posted on Dec 23, 2014

Me at the Library

Mauney Memorial Library, raise up! Thanks for having me. Photos here.

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YALLFEST 2014 PHOTOS – Random Grab Bag!

»Posted on Nov 24, 2014

YALLFEST 2014 PHOTOS – Random Grab Bag!

Some YALLFEST photos I had floating around. Can’t wait until next year!…

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Moultrie Middle School Throwdown

»Posted on Nov 24, 2014

Moultrie Middle School Throwdown

Had a great time in Charleston with some Virals fans. Check out the pics!…

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Bookmarks Festival Photos!

»Posted on Sep 8, 2014

Bookmarks Festival Photos!

Me and Margaret Stohl rocked Winston-Salem, NC at the Bookmarks Festival of Books and Authors. Lev Grossman and many others kept us company. Good times! Go Deacs!…

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Comic-Con 2014: A Boatload of Awesome

»Posted on Jul 30, 2014

Comic-Con 2014: A Boatload of Awesome

Had soooooo much fun at Comic-Con this year. Here are some pictures. If only it could be every day.…

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