Wordstock 2011 YA & MG Authors


Once again this year, Novel Novice’s Sara is serving as the YA & children’s author coordinator for Wordstock Festival, taking place Oct 8-9th this year in Portland, Oregon! This year has an amazing line-up of Young Adult (YA) and Middle Grade (MG) authors. If you live in the Pacific Northwest, you have no excuse not to come — and if you’re outside the area, this is the perfect time to come visit.

Here is the 2011 YA & MG author line-up (in alphabetical order) & the books they’re expected to present:

Jonathan Auxier – Peter Nimble & His Fantastic Eyes

Pseudonymous Bosch – You Have to Stop This

Patrick Carman – Skeleton Creek

Kimberly Derting – The Pledge

Adam Jay Epstein & Andrew Jacobson – The Familiars 2

Ellen Hopkins – Perfect

Lindsey Leavitt – The Royal Treatment: Princess for Hire 2

Colin Meloy & Carson Ellis – Wildwood

Maile Meloy – The Apothecary

Blake Nelson – Recovery Road

Lauren Oliver – Liesl & Po

Lisa Schroeder – Sprinkles & Secrets

Maggie Stiefvater – Forever

Jen Violi – Putting Makeup On Dead People

DF Walker – Darius Logan: Super Justice Force

Scott Westerfeld – Goliath

John Corey Whaley – Where Things Come Back

Moira Young – Blood Red Road

Suzanne Young – A Need So Beautiful

Check back soon for more information on all of these authors & their books, plus tips on what to expect at Wordstock & traveling to Portland. (Leave any questions in the comments & I’ll reply, too!)

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