During our inaugural event, we hosted 35 Middle Grade and Young Adult authors at the Palmer Branch. Harleysville Books sold books on site.
11:00am – 3:00pm — Signings!
11:15am – 1:45pm — Panels
2:00pm – 2:45pm — MasterBerk Theater!
2:50pm – 3:00pm – Raffle Winners, Thank Yous
Ellen Jensen Abbott
Jennifer L. Armentrout
Anne Greenwood Brown
Crissa Jean Chappell
Cesya MaRae Cuono
Eve Marie Mont
Maria V. Snyder
#1: For Those Who Love to Read YA
Jonathan Maberry on Dystopian/Post-Apocolyptic Fiction for Teens
Michelle Zink on Hot Boys, Danger and Romance — What We Have and What We Want in YA
Anne Greenwood Brown on Dangerous Characters and Why We Love Them
Charles Benoit on Success to Crime
Barbara Dee on Writing for Tweens and Teens
#2: For Aspiring Authors
Molly Cochran on Getting Through the Drought (Writer’s Block)
Natalie Zaman & Charlotte Bennardo on Co-Authoring and Writing Solo
Shannon Delany and her Wacky Path to Publication
Notable Fact: MasterBerk Theater set a World Record for “Most Young Adult Authors Reading the Same Book at the Same Time” with the first line of TOUCHED by Cyn Balog!
To see a list of our generous sponsors, visit our Thank You page.