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Robin Benway and Megan Miranda
Blue Willow Bookshop, Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 7pm
What: Robin Benway and Megan Miranda will discuss and sign their new novels for young adults. When: Thursday, February 6, 7:00 pm. Where: Blue Willow Bookshop, 14532 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX 77079 Admission: In order to go through the signing line and meet Robin Benway or Megan Miranda for book personalization, please purchase one of their books from Blue Willow Bookshop. At the time of your purchase, you will receive a signing line ticket that indicates your place in line. Your book and signing line ticket can be picked up at the event. About the Authors: Robin Benway is the acclaimed author of ALSO KNOWN AS; THE EXTRAORDINARY SECRETS OF APRIL, MAY & JUNE; and AUDREY, WAIT!, a 2009 ALA Best Book for Young Adults and a BCCB Blue Ribbon winner, among other honors. Benway's books have been published in over 15 languages, have won awards abroad, and have become bestsellers in several countries. Formerly a bookseller and book publicist, she lives in Los Angeles. Visit her online at www.robinbenway.com. Megan Miranda is the author of FRACTURE and HYSTERIA. She spends a great deal of time thinking about the “why” and “how” of things, which leads her to get carried away daydreaming about the “what-ifs.” She lives in North Carolina with her husband and two young children. Visit her online at www.meganmiranda.com. Books: Going Rogue Mysterious, enjoyable, and laugh-out-loud funny, Robin Benway’s ALSO KNOWN AS inspired a new generation of arm chair spies with 16-year-old spy and safecracker, Maggie Silver, as she experienced high school for the first time — with an insanely cool best friend, cute boyfriend, and frustratingly simple locker combinations. Now, Robin Benway is back with the exciting sequel, Going Rogue that is as full of adventure as the first book in the series. Now settled into the high school scene, Maggie’s life is still nothing close to normal with her family connected to a spy organization. After risking her life and the lives of her friend Roux and former-mark-turned-boyfriend Jesse, Maggie is on a new mission — to clear the names of her parents, who were falsely accused of stealing priceless gold coins from their own agency. Full of secrets, adventure and danger, Going Rogue follows Maggie and her "new team" as they flee to Paris where they must come up with a plan to defeat their former allies. Vengeance In Vengeance, the sequel to FRACTURE, Megan Miranda returns with another riveting, atmospheric story that explores what happens after a tragedy occurs and mixes in a little paranormal that somehow just feels normal. Nobody really believes in a curse… until you know the people who disappear. Too much coincidence, you look for a reason. Too much death, you grasp for something to blame. Carson pulled Delaney out of Falcon Lake and he died on the side of the road with her mouth pressed to his. When Troy drowned, Delaney told the cops it was suicide. But Delaney believes the lake released her and grabbed another. So when Decker's father dies in a pool of spilled water on their kitchen floor, all Decker can feel is a slow burning rage. Because he knows that Delaney knew that his dad was going to die. She knew and backed out of his house and never said a word. Falcon Lake still has a hold on them both, and Decker can't forgive Delaney until he knows why. Told from Decker’s perspective, this alluring mystery will keep you up late reading to find out what is really going on in Falcon Lake. Ordering: A limited number of autographed copies of Robin’s and Megan’s books will be available for purchase after the event. If you cannot attend the event, but would like a personalized copy of their books, and can stop in and pick up the book, please call us before the event at (281) 497-8675. If you can't attend the event or need a copy shipped to you, please either call the store or order on our website. Payment type must be "CreditCard.” In the order notes add personalization details. To place an international order, please email firstname.lastname@example.org to obtain shipping details. Staff will respond within 24-48 hours.
Location: Street: 14532 Memorial Dr City: Houston, Province: Texas Postal Code: 77079 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
Teen Event | Megan Miranda: Vengeance | Robin Benway: Going Rogue
Changing Hands Bookstore, Wednesday, February 5, 2014 at 7pm
7PM WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 5 Teen Event | Megan Miranda: Vengeance | Robin Benway: Going Rogue Two teen authors with two new mysteries! Megan Miranda visits with Vengeance, the sequel to Fracture. Joining her is Robin Benway who presents Going Rogue, the sequel to Also Known As.
In Miranda's Vengeance, it seems Decker is the only person around who does not believe that Falcon Lake is under a curse somehow connected to his best friend Delaney. But everything changes when Delaney senses the imminent death of Decker's father and says nothing. Falcon Lake still has a hold on them both, and Decker can't forgive Delaney until he knows why.
In Benway's Going Rogue, Maggie is now settled into the high school scene, but her life is still nothing close to normal with her family connected to a spy organization. After risking her life, and the lives of her friend Roux and former-mark-turned-boyfriend Jesse, Maggie has a new mission. She must clear her parents' names after they have been falsely accused of stealing priceless gold coins from within their own agency. Too bad it only serves to put her and everyone she loves in danger—again.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR Megan Miranda is the author of Fracture and Hysteria. She spends a great deal of time thinking about the “why” and “how” of things, which leads her to get carried away daydreaming about the “what-ifs.” She lives in North Carolina with her husband and two young children.
Robin Benway is the acclaimed author of Also Known As, The Extraordinary Secrets of April, May & June, Audrey, Wait!, a 2009 ALA Best Book for Young Adults and a BCCB Blue Ribbon winner, amongst other honors. Her books have been published in over 15 languages, she has won awards abroad that became bestsellers in several countries. Formerly a bookseller and book publicist, she lives in Los Angeles.
Location: Street: 6428 S McClintock Dr. City: Tempe, Province: Arizona Postal Code: 85283 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
WNBA Spring Meet the Authors Evening
Park Road Books, Monday, March 11, 2013 at 7pm
-Kim Boykin, The Wisdom of Hair
-Gina Holmes, Wings of Glass
-Holly Goddard Jones, The Next Time You See Me
-Megan Miranda, Hysteria
-Margaret Wrinkle, Wash
Our special guests will join us for an evening of conversation and refreshments. Each author will speak briefly about her book, and there will be plenty of opportunities for one-on-one questions and discussions.
Location: Street: 4139 Park Road Additional: Park Road Shopping Center City: Charlotte, Province: North Carolina Postal Code: 28209-2229 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
HUDSON VALLEY YA SOCIETY - TRIPLE THREAT TOUR! Featuring Yelena Black, Megan Miranda & Robin Benway
Oblong Books & Music - Millerton, Sunday, March 3, 2013 at 4pm
This event will be held at Oblong Books & Music, 6422 Montgomery St., Rhinebeck, NY.
RSVP Required: RSVP via email or Facebook and share this event with your friends!
Pre-order signed books here!
YELENA BLACK is a recent MFA graduate of Columbia University. In "Dance of Shadows" Vanessa Adler isn't so sure she really belongs at the School of American Ballet. But dance runs in her family. It's been a part of her life for as long as she can remember. Her grandmother and mother were prima ballerinas, and her older sister Margaret was, too. That is, until Margaret mysteriously disappeared from school three years ago. The infamous choreographer, Josef, isn't just ruthless with his pupils, he guards a sinister secret, one in which the school's dancers-prized for their beauty, grace, and discipline-become pawns in a world of dark, deadly demons. Black currently resides in New York City and is a full-time writer. She has a keen interest in dance and all things devilish.
MEGAN MIRANDA was a scientist and high school teacher before writing her first novel "Fracture", which came out of her fascination with scientific mysteries—especially those associated with the brain. Megan has a BS in biology from MIT and spent her post-college years either rocking a lab coat or reading books. "Hysteria", due out February 5, is her second novel. Megan lives near Charlotte, North Carolina, where she volunteers as an MIT Educational Counselor.
In ROBIN BENWAY's forthcoming novel "Also Known As" (February 26, 2013), there are some drawbacks to being a 16-year old safecracker, daughter of spies, and member of a Robin Hood-esque organization that fights corruption. On the list: never getting to stay in one place long enough to have friends or a boyfriend, being the only spy ever to have a 10 p.m. curfew, and being sent on assignment to Russia. In the winter. For Maggie Silver, the major perk thus far has been the avoidance of high school, and the accompanying cliques, bad lunches, and frustratingly simple Masterlocks on the lockers(If it’s three digits or less, why even bother?).
Location: Street: 6422 Montgomery St., Suite 6 City: Rhinebeck, Province: New York Postal Code: 12572-0482 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
Triple Threat Tour -- Yelena Black, Megan Miranda, and Robin Benway -- Gables
Books & Books - Coral Gables, Saturday, March 2, 2013 at 7pm
TEENS: Triple Threat Tour: Not one, not two, but three incredible Y/A authors all at once in conversation at our Goral Gables store. YELENA BLACK holds an MFA in fiction from Columbia University. Dance of Shadows (Bloomsbury, $17.99) was inspired by her love of ballet. As a child, she studied dance and fell in love with the art form. Though she never pursued ballet professionally, choosing instead to study creative writing, her interest in performing—and in all things dark and spooky—have blended together in her paranormal debut, where she is able to do pirouettes vicariously through her characters
MEGAN MIRANDA was a scientist and high school teacher before writing Fracture, which came out of her fascination with scientific mysteries—especially those associated with the brain. Megan has a BS in biology from MIT and spent her post-college years either rocking a lab coat or reading books. In Hysteria (Bloomsbury, $17.99), another riveting tale of life and death, Miranda's masterful storytelling brings readers along for a ride to the edge of sanity and back again.
ROBIN BENWAY is the acclaimed author of Audrey, Wait! and The Extraordinary Secrets of April, May & June, both ALA Best Books for Young Adults. Benway's books have been published in 16 languages, won awards abroad, and been bestsellers in several countries. Formerly a bookseller and book publicist, she lives in Los Angeles with her extremely stubborn Shih Tzu, Hudson. In Also Known As (Bloomsbury, $16.99), Benway introduces Maggie, a 16-year-old safecracker and active-duty daughter of international spies.
Location: Street: 265 Aragon Ave City: Coral Gables, Province: Florida Postal Code: 33134-5008 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
Triple Threat Tour: A YA Fantastavaganza!!
The Book Cellar, Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at 7pm
Join us for an evening highlighting young adult fiction, with authors:
Yelena Black with Dance of Shadows
Megan Miranda with Hysteria
and Robin Benway with Also Known As
Location: Street: 4736-38 N Lincoln Ave City: Chicago, Province: Illinois Postal Code: 60625 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
Triple Threat YA Tour
Anderson's Bookshop - Naperville, Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 7pm
TRIPLE THREAT TOUR It’s three authors packed into one great night for a special Young Adult readers event presented by Anderson’s. It’s the Triple Threat Tour, starring Yelena Black (Dance of Shadows), Megan Miranda (Hysteria), and Robin Benway (Also Known As). Ready, willing and able to greet fans! TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 26 at 7:00 p.m. Anderson’s Bookshop Naperville | 123 W. Jefferson Ave., Naperville
Location: Street: Anderson's Bookshop Naperville Additional: 123 W Jefferson Ave City: Naperville, Province: Illinois Postal Code: 60540 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
Barnes & Noble Booksellers - Birkdale, Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 7pm
YOUNG ADULTS AUTHOR PANEL WITH STEPHANIE PERKINS, KIERSTEN WHITE, BETH REVIS & MEGAN MIRANDA!
Malaprop's Bookstore & Cafe, Tuesday, May 1, 2012 at 7pm
Join us for a young adult author panel with Stephanie Perkins, Kiersten White, Beth Revis and Megan Miranda, in a discussion moderated by Malaprop’s own children’s book buyer, Caroline Green. A booksigning will follow the discussion.
Location: Street: 55 Haywood St City: Asheville, Province: North Carolina Postal Code: 28801 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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