Author Event Sessions

Time Title Type Location

Saturday, June 29 - 12:00pm

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Meet the Authors: Peter Lerangis (HarperCollins Children's Books) Author Event McCormick Place Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Booth 2407
Description :

SEVEN WONDERS BOOK 1: THE COLOSSUS RISES

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Meet the Authors: Tom Angleberger (ABRAMS Books) Author Event McCormick Place Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Booth 2005
Description :

Art2-D2's Guide to Folding and Doodling: An Origami Yoda Activity Book

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event

Saturday, June 29 - 12:30pm

12:30pm - 1:00pm
LIVE! @ your library Stephanie Evanovich Author Event McCormick Place Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Live @ Your Library Reading Stage
Description :

Stephanie Evanovich, author of Big Girl Panties, is a full-fledged Jersey girl from Asbury Park who began writing fiction while waiting for her cues during countless community theater projects. She attended New York’s School of Film and Television and acted in several improvisational troupes and a few small-budget movies, all in preparation for the greatest job she ever had, raising her two sons. Now, a full-time writer, she’s an avid sports fan who holds a black belt in tae kwon do.

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)
12:30pm - 1:00pm
LIVE! @ your library Stephanie Evanovich Author Event McCormick Place Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Live @ Your Library Reading Stage
Description :

Stephanie Evanovich, author of Big Girl Panties, is a full-fledged Jersey girl from Asbury Park who began writing fiction while waiting for her cues during countless community theater projects. She attended New York’s School of Film and Television and acted in several improvisational troupes and a few small-budget movies, all in preparation for the greatest job she ever had, raising her two sons. Now, a full-time writer, she’s an avid sports fan who holds a black belt in tae kwon do.

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)
12:30pm - 1:00pm
Meet the Authors: James Kennedy (Random House Children's Books) Author Event McCormick Place Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Booth 2212
Description :

The Order of Odd-Fish

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
12:30pm - 1:30pm
Bookmobile Saturday: Author Lunch [$] Author Event, Ticketed event Hyatt Regency McCormick Place
Clark 22A-C
Description :

Join the bookmobile and library outreach community for lunch with a noted author and an opportunity to socialize and network with outreach colleagues. THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT

Interests :
Cost :
25
12:30pm - 1:30pm
Meet the Authors: Hazel Mitchell (Charlesbridge) Author Event McCormick Place Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Booth 1908
Description :

ONE WORD PEARL
Pearl is a girl who loves words. She collects them and stores them in a treasure chest in her room.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
12:30pm - 1:30pm
Meet the Authors: Jesse Klausmeier (Chronicle Books) Author Event McCormick Place Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Booth 2231
Description :

OPEN THIS LITTLE BOOK: What will you find when you open this little book? A fun story? Sweet characters? Enticing pictures? Yes! But much more. Open this book and you will find...another book...and another...and another. Debut author Jesse Klausmeier and master book creator Suzy Lee have combined their creative visions to craft a seemingly simple book about colors for the very youngest readers, an imaginative exploration of the art of book making for more sophisticated aficionados, and a charming story of friendship and the power of books for all.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
12:30pm - 1:30pm
Meet the Authors: Margaret Dilloway & Anton DiSclafani (Penguin Group (USA)) Author Event McCormick Place Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Booth 2417
Description :

The Care and Handling of Roses with Thorns & The Yonahlosse Riding Camp For Girls

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
12:30pm - 1:30pm
Meet the Authors: Tanya Lee Stone (Candlewick Press) Author Event McCormick Place Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Booth 2626
Description :

COURAGE HAS NO COLOR, THE TRUE STORY OF THE TRIPLE NICKLES

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event

Saturday, June 29 - 1:00pm

1:00pm - 1:30pm
LIVE! @ your library Tracey Garvis Graves Author Event McCormick Place Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Live @ Your Library Reading Stage
Description :

Tracey Garvis Graves is the author of the New York Times bestseller On the Island. She lives in a suburb of Des Moines, Iowa with her family. She loves hearing from her fans and can be found on Twitter @tgarvisgraves and at facebook.com/tgarvisgraves.

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)
1:00pm - 1:30pm
LIVE! @ your library Tracey Garvis Graves Author Event McCormick Place Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Live @ Your Library Reading Stage
Description :

Tracey Garvis Graves is the author of the New York Times bestseller On the Island. She lives in a suburb of Des Moines, Iowa with her family. She loves hearing from her fans and can be found on Twitter @tgarvisgraves and at facebook.com/tgarvisgraves.

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)
1:00pm - 1:30pm
Meet the Authors: Alexander Bracken (Disney-Hyperion) Author Event McCormick Place Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Booth 2620
Description :

Never Fade and Darkest Minds

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)
1:00pm - 1:30pm
Meet the Authors: Claire M. Caterer (Simon & Schuster) Author Event McCormick Place Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Booth 2312 - 2412
Description :

Key & the Flame - In this middle-grade fantasy adventure, a gusty girl unlocks a magical universe—and the danger that lies within.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
1:00pm - 1:30pm
Meet the Authors: Tom Lichtenheld (Macmillan Children's Publishing Group) Author Event McCormick Place Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Booth 2100
Description :

Sing!

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Book Buzz Theater featuring HarperCollins Childrens Author Event, Exhibitor session McCormick Place Convention Center
S104a
Description :

Come join HarperCollins Childrens Book Buzz

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Graphic Novel Stage - Saturday Supercast: TV to comics & back again! Author Event, Other McCormick Place Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Graphic Novel Stage
Description :

Comics based on animated TV shows are more popular than ever! And many comic creators take inspiration from classic shows when creating their own original works. Join in on a live recording of the pop-culture podcast, Saturday Supercast with Gene Yang (Avatar: The Last Airbender), Shelli Paroline and Braden Lamb (Adventure Time), John Green (Phineas & Ferb), Dave Roman (SpongeBob), Jerzy Drozd (Sugary Serials) & more!

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Meet the Auhors: Nancy Werlin (Penguin Young Readers Group) Author Event McCormick Place Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Booth 2320
Description :

Unthinkable
Impossible

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Meet the Authors: Deborah Hopkinson (Scholastic Inc.) Author Event McCormick Place Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Booth 2505
Description :

Titanic: Voices from the Disaster

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Meet the Authors: Dianne Ochiltree (Blue Apple Books) Author Event McCormick Place Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Booth 2218
Description :

It's a Firefly Night (Posters)

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event

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