Comic Con International
July 19th – 22nd
San Diego, CA
PARTY – Wayward Cocktails
Thursday, July 19th // 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM // Analog Bar
Britta is a Special Guest and will be giving away 20 copies of SHIP IT! Details >>
PANEL – Into the Fanzone! Celebrating Pop Culture in YA Literature
Friday, July 20th // 5:30pm – 6:30pm // Room 24ABC
A growing number of YA books celebrate the awesomeness of fans, pop culture, comics, and fandom. Anger Is a Gift by Mark Oshiro, Not Your Sidekick by C. B. Lee, All the Feels by Danika Stone, Queens of Geek by Jen Wilde, and Riverdale and Ship It by Britta Lundin are just a few. In this interactive panel, authors share their ideas about modern publishing with Holly West (Feiwel & Friends and Swoon Reads), an editor who knows how important it is to appeal to a varied readership, as they talk writing, publishing, and-most important-the fans! Details >>
PANEL – We Read YA!
Sunday, July 22nd // 1:00pm – 2:00pm // Room 29AB
Heroes, villains, romance, humor, action, identity, social issues, and everything in between are just the start of what’s hot in young adult novels. Join this popular annual panel and Q&A session about the newest titles and trends in YA fiction, featuring authors Jay Coles (Tyler Johnson Was Here), Zoraida Córdova (Bruja Born), Dhonielle Clayton (The Belles), Justina Ireland (Dread Nation), Britta Lundin (Ship It), and Brendan Reichs (Nemesis); moderated by Nathan Bransford (How to Write a Novel). Details >>
Sunday, July 22nd // 2:30pm // Autographing Area – Table 9
Following the We Read YA! Panel, Britta will be signing copies of her book (copies will be available from the Mysterious Galaxy booth all weekend, or you can bring your own). Look for her in the autographing area at table 9.