Events

If you can’t make it to one of my events, you can always get signed copies of any of my books from my local indie bookstore, One More Page!


Sat, November 5 @ 8:30 pm — Lit Crawl Austin – A TYRANNY OF PETTICOATS Fan Reading

Join us as YA authors and superfans read from this book about belles, bank robbers, and courageous ladies. Dress as your favorite historical heroine and jump in the photo booth. With Vanessa Lee, Jessica Spotswood, and more YA mavens!

Austin Public Library – Terrazas Branch
1105 East Cesar Chavez St.
Austin, TX 78702


Sun, November 6 @ 12:30 pm — Texas Book Festival – A TYRANNY OF PETTICOATS Panel

PANELISTS: Jessica Spotswood, Kekla Magoon, Andrea Cremer, Beth Revis

MODERATOR: Vanessa Lee

Belles, bank robbers and bad-ass girls – we’ve got ‘em! We’ve rounded up a posse of YA authors who have tales to tell from the new edge-of-your-seat historical fiction and fantasy anthology, A Tyranny of Petticoats. They’ll sling stories of facing down murders, marriage proposals, and everything in between.

YA HQ
Congress & 10th Street
Austin, TX


Fri, November 18 & Sat, November 19  — NCTE Convention

Friday, Nov. 18 @ 4:00 pm

Say YA to Reading: Advocating for Young Adult Literature in the Classroom A411 As more teachers are finding ways to build classroom libraries, one challenge they continue to face is including YA literature as anchor texts in the curriculum. Celebrated YA authors, along with secondary teachers, discuss the ways in which we can advocate for young adult literature in the curriculum and see beyond the canon.

Chair: Sarah Andersen, Fenton Area Public Schools, MI

Presenters: Laurie Halse Anderson, Simon & Schuster
Matt de la Peña, Random House Children’s Books
Brendan Kiely, Simon & Schuster
Stacey Lee, HarperCollins Children’s Books
Meg Medina, Candlewick Press
Jessica Spotswood, Candlewick Press

Respondents: Jessica Crawford, Fizgerald Public Schools, Warren, MI
Lindsay Grady, Fenton Area Public Schools, MI
Beth Shaum, St. Frances Cabrini, Allen Park, MI

Sat, Nov 18 @ 10:00 am

Signing A TYRANNY OF PETTICOATS at the Candlewick Press booth #606

Sat, Nov 18 @ 11:30 am

Signing WILD SWANS at the Sourcebooks booth #123


More events coming soon!