Wondering where and when I’ll be appearing? Ta-da!
Please note that I usually only include events that are open to the public or to large groups of people (such as trade shows). So if I’m coming to your school, for example, there’s a good chance your event won’t be listed here.
New York Teen Author Festival: The No-Foolin’ Mega-Signing
When: Sun, Mar 26 2:30 pm-3:00 pm
Where: Books of Wonder, W, 18th St. Manhattan
Description: I will sign books until I can’t sign no more!
More information: http://nyctaf.com/2017-schedule/
Teen Author Reading Night
When: Wed, Apr 5 6:00 pm-7:30 pm
Where: Jefferson Market NYPL
Description: I’ll be reading from BANG, with fellow authors Daphne Benedis-Grab (Army Brats), Elizabeth Eulberg (Just Another Girl), Alyson Gerber (Braced), Corey Ann Haydu (The Careful Undressing of Love), Lance Rubin (Denton Little’s Still Not Dead), Kieran Scott (Pretty Fierce), and K. M. Walton (Ultimatum).
More information: http://www.nypl.org/locations/jefferson-market
Books Save Lives: A Symposium on Trauma and Resilience in Young People’s Literature (Signing to follow)
When: Fri, Apr 7 1:00 pm-3:30 pm
Where: Mumford Room, Library of Congress Madison Building 101 Independence Ave SE, Washington, DC 20540
Description: I will participate in a panel with Laurie Halse Anderson, Jarrett J. Krosoczka, Kekla Magoon, and Meg Medine. Moderated by Joan Kaywell. Afterwards, we’ll sign books.
More information: https://www.loc.gov/loc/events/index.php?mode=detail&date=1491537600
Bang Tour: Anderson’s Bookstore
When: Wed, Apr 19 7:00 pm-8:00 pm
Where: Anderson’s Bookshop La Grange 26 S. La Grange Rd. La Grange, IL 60525
Description: At the newest Anderson’s location, I’ll be discussing Bang and signing books!
More information: http://www.andersonsbookshop.com/event/barry-lyga
NESCBWI Keynote Address & Signing
When: Sat, Apr 22 4:00 pm-4:55 pm
Where: Sheraton Springfield Monarch Place, One Monarch Place, Springfield, MA 01144
Description: I will speak at the New England SCBWI conference on the topic of Expanding & Diversifying Your Portfolio. A signing follows the talk until 6:00pm.
More information: https://www.regonline.com/builder/site/default.aspx?EventID=1952073
Bang Tour: Politics & Prose/Bethesda Library
When: Mon, Apr 24 7:00 pm-8:00 pm
Where: Bethesda Library 7400 Arlington Rd Bethesda, MD 20814
Description: I will be discussing Bang and signing books at the Bethesda Library for Politics & Prose!
Bang Tour: Hudson Valley YA Society
When: Sun, Apr 30 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
Where: Oblong Books & Music 6422 Montgomery St, Unit 6, Rhinebeck, NY 12572, United States
Description: I’ll be on a panel with fellow YA authors Ibi Zoboi (American Street), Cristine Moracho (A Good Idea) and Amanda Maciel (Lucky Girl).
More information: http://www.oblongbooks.com/event/hv-ya-society-lyga-maciel-moracha-zoboi