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Posts Tagged ‘Rick Yancey’

A Bookrageous BEA Bash & YA Superstars Get Booked

Here are some literary events to pencil in your calendar. To get your event posted on our calendar, visit our Facebook Your Literary Event page. Please post your event at least one week prior to its date.

Essayist Tim Kreider and author Jenny Boylan will headline a conversation event to talk about Kreider’s new collection, We Learn Nothing. Hear them on Tuesday, May 28th at The Strand starting 7 p.m. (New York, NY)

Four authors, Nathan Larson, Sarah MacLean, Rosie Schaap, and Teddy Wayne, will appear at HousingWorks Bookstore Cafe’s “Bookrageous BEA Bash.” Join in on Wednesday, May 29th starting 7 p.m. (New York, NY)

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Memoir WritingStarting January 7, work with a published memoir writer to tell and sell the story of your life! In this course, Wendy Dale will teach you how to create your story around a marketable premise, hone your narrative voice, write a memoir with a solid structure, and sell your memoir before you've even finished writing it. Register now!

Monstrumologist Series to Return After Fans Campaign

On Friday, YA novelist Rick Yancey told fans that Simon & Schuster would continue his award winning Monstrumologist series in 2013.

He tweeted the news: “In case you haven’t heard, publisher hears voices of fans, decides to publish 4th volume of The Monstrumologist. All credit to the fans! … Publisher surprised by fan reaction and I’m surprised by publisher’s!”

Last week the publisher had decided to drop the series and the Stephanie Reads blog launched a letter-writing campaign to save the series–attracting the attention of School Library Journal and Booklist.

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