Friday, August 3, 2012

Live in or around PA?! Well...

For those of you who live in PA or somewhere around PA, there's a great Young Adult Book festival called YAFEST 2012 occurring tomorrow (Saturday, August 4, 2012). Here's all the info you need to know.

When? Saturday August 4th
What time? 11-3pm
Where? Palmer Branch of the Easton Area Public Library. 1 Weller Place, Easton Pa 18045

There's a number of incredible authors signed up including but not limited to Cyn Balog (author of Fairy Tale and Sleepless!), Charlotte Bennardo (co-author of Siren!), Michelle Zink (author of the Prophecy of Sisters series and A Temptation of Angels!), K.M. Walton (author of Cracked!), Maria V. Snyder (author of the Magic Study and Touch of Power!).

Festivities will include a signing as well as some panels. You can see the full schedule here.

Also featured will be an ongoing chance to win raffle tickets via a Bake Sale (themed to author's books), a used bookstore (donate a book(s) and earn more tickets!), as well as a scavenger hunt themed to author fun facts and over 20 baskets of incredible items - most of which are signed books and swag donated by various YA authors nationwide and a critique by a leading YA literary agent. The grand prize is an amazing basket full of items donated by each of the appearing authors, as well as gift card to Harleysville Books.

Interested yet? You can find out more here.

I will unfortunately be missing out on this event, but I hope some of you will have the chance to attend! :)


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