Posted on April 18, 2010 at 2:16pm — 2 Comments
I think this quote is a metaphor for my entire experience at the Bologna Book Fair. And I mean that in a good way.
Full disclosure: On the hotel shuttle ride to the convention center this morning, I sat next to two Italians. They spoke rapidly the entire time. Halfway there, I caught a single line of heavily-accented English: "Clowns are the new vampires." I asked them to repeat themselves, as I wasn't sure I'd heard correctly. They obliged. Everyone in the van spent the next…Continue
Posted on March 26, 2010 at 4:51pm — 1 Comment
Posted on March 7, 2010 at 9:56am — 14 Comments
The Sourcebooks Fire Launch Party isn't the only amazing YA-related event scheduled for the week of March 15. Thanks to David Levithan (Natalie Standiford refers to him as the Maxwell Perkins of YA; I prefer the Michael Lang/Bill Graham/Dr. Dre-of-YA analogy...in any case, we all owe him a debt of gratitude), there is a series of extraordinary readings and signings and panels every single day that week. See below. It is truly mind blowing. Make your vacation plans now!
Posted on March 1, 2010 at 7:14am — 1 Comment