NYM-Actual-Book Club welcomes special guest author Tamara Ireland Stone, discussing their July selection, Time After Time. The companion to Time Between Us (which has been optioned as a film!), and told from his point of view, Time After Time continues the love story of Bennett, a time traveler from 2012 San Francisco, and Anna, sixteen, of 1995 Evanston, Illinois, as they try to make their relationship work despite his fear that it is not meant to be.
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Novelist Stone discusses her writing style and her two debut young adult novels, set in Evanston, about a time-travel romance between a girl who lives in 1995 Chicago and a boy who lives in 2012 San Francisco. The first novel, Time Between Us, is told from the girl’s perspective, and the latest continues the story from the boy’s perspective.
Location: Street: Evanston Public Library, 1703 Orrington Avenue City: Evanston, Province: Illinois Country: United States (added from IndieBound)… (more)
Teen Science Fiction & Fantasy Night: Antony John, Lenore Applehans, Tamara Ireland Stone & Lauren Oliver
St. Louis County Library This special night for readers features four talents in YA fiction: St. Louis author Antony John's Elemental, the first in a series, is a marvelous fantasy adventure featuring post-apocalyptic pirates; Lenore Applehans presents Level 2, a gripping exploration of a futuristic afterlife; Time Between Us by Tamara Ireland Stone is a spellbinding time-traveling romance; and Lauren Oliver concludes her Delirium trilogy with Requiem, a riveting dystopian novel of action and romance.
Location: Street: St. Louis County Library Additional: 1640 S. Lindbergh City: Saint Louis, Province: Missouri Postal Code: 63131 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)… (more)
Author Tamara Ireland Stone comes to Hicklebee's! Friday, January 11 @ 6:30 Stone will be talking about her debut novel, Time Between Us. What the critics are saying: “An exciting debut novel…the story will hold readers with its twists and turns, present and future; its love, sadness, and anger; and especially, its surprising secrets.” —Booklist “A warm, time-bending romance…the chemistry between Bennett and Anna—and the fun and brave things they do together—will have readers rooting for the couple that keeps daring fate.” —Publishers Weekly “A beautifully written, unique love story.” —Melissa Marr, New York Times bestselling author of The Wicked Lovely series AND it's Teen Book Swap time! Here's how it works: Bring: A book you’ve read and liked but can part with. (Be ready to talk a little bit about why you liked it.) Leave with: A book recommended by a fellow book-swapper, a free book (advanced reading copy) from Hicklebee's and a list of other great reads you'll want to explore. Please RSVP ~ (408) 292-8880 or email us at email@example.com. Recommended for 12 & up. Tamara Ireland Stone (www.tamarairelandstone.com) grew up in Northern California. In addition to writing, Tamara co-owns a Silicon Valley marketing communications firm and enjoys skiing, hiking, and spending time with her husband and two children. Tamara and her family live just outside of San Francisco, California, where she is hard at work on her second novel.
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It's that time of year. Join us to celebrate Halloween and some of our favorite new YA titles. Costumes are encouraged. There will be prizes!
Corinne Jackson: If I Lie Quinn’s kissed a guy who is not Carey, her boyfriend. And she got caught. Shunned by everyone she knows, Quinn loses her friends, her reputation, and her identity because Carey’s a Marine who’s serving overseas, and beloved in their small, military town. But Quinn didn’t cheat. She could clear her name, but that would mean revealing secrets that aren’t hers to share. So she stays silent. But when Carey goes MIA, Quinn must decide how far she’ll go to protect her boyfriend…and her promise.
In this anthology, 20 authors explore the dark and hidden meanings behind some of the most beloved Mother Goose nursery rhymes through short story retellings. The dark twists on classic tales range from exploring whether Jack truly fell or if Jill pushed him instead to why Humpty Dumpty, fragile and alone, sat atop so high of a wall.
Ingrid Paulson: Valkyrie Rising When Elise visits Norway, she doesn't expect boys to go missing amid rumors of impossible kidnappings. Nor does she anticipate something powerful to awaken in her, urging her to join as band of mythological female warriors. The Valkyries have returned and Ellie must decide if she stands with or against them.
Tamara Ireland Stone: Time Between Us Anna and Bennett were never supposed to meet: she lives in 1995 Chicago and he lives in 2012 San Francisco. But Bennett’s ability to travel through time and space brings him into Anna’s life, and with him, a new world of adventure and possibility. Against a ticking clock, Anna and Bennett are forced to ask themselves how far they can push the bounds of fate—and what consequences they can bear in order to stay together.
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