Trilogies and series have long been popular in YA literature. An interesting trend are books which take a minor character or world from one series to create a whole new series that is a spin-off of the original series. Three authors will talk about their use of sequels and spin-offs in their writing of fantasy.
|Where:||Education Room 333 (Seats 40, Wheelchair accessible) |
|When:||Sun, Mar 3, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm|
|Signing area:||Signing Area - Children / Teen (following presentation)|
|Genre:||Children / Teens|
|Moderator:||Janni Lee Simner|
Rae Carson is the New York Times and USA Today best-selling author of award-winning fantasy and science fiction. She lives in Arizona with her husband. Her new book is "Star Wars Most Wanted."
Dhonielle Clayton is an author, a former librarian, COO of the non-profit We Need Diverse Books and co-founder of Cake Literary, a creative kitchen whipping up decadent--and decidedly diverse--literary confections for middle grade, young adult and women's fiction readers....
New York Times best-selling author Robin LaFevers was raised on a steady diet of fairy tales, Bulfinch’s mythology, and 19th century poetry. It is not surprising she grew up to be a hopeless romantic....