ALA Annual 2013: Abrams Author Events and Signings

Full Schedule of ABRAMS Booth Signings (#2005) and Events

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The 2013 American Library Association’s (ALA) Annual Conference is taking place June 27-July 1 in Chicago, IL. There will be a ton of Abrams authors attending to sign books and meet readers! Read on for a full schedule of Abrams booth signings (#2005) and events.

Use the hashtag #ala13 and follow @abramskids on Twitter to follow all the fun!

 

ABRAMS BOOTH #2005 SIGNINGS

 

Friday, June 28

5:30 – 6:30 pm Peter Reynolds + Susan Verde - The Museum. Follow @peterhreynolds and @susanverde on Twitter!

6:00 – 7:00 pm Andrea Beaty - Rosie Revere, Engineer and Dorko the Magnificent. Follow @andreabeaty on Twitter!

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Saturday, June 29

9:00 – 10:00 am Elisabeth Dahl - Genie Wishes. Follow @elisabethdahl on Twitter!

10:00 – 11:00 am Eric Barclay - I Can See Just Fine. Follow @ericbarclay on Twitter!

11:00 – 11:45 am Peter Reynolds + Susan Verde - The Museum. Follow @peterhreynolds and @susanverde on Twitter!

12:00 – 1:00 pm Tom Angleberger - Art2-D2’s Guide to Folding and Doodling, Fake Mustache, and Horton Halfpott. Follow @origamiyoda on Twitter!

1:00 – 2:00 pm Matthew Cordell - Like Bug Juice on a Burger and Bat and Rat. Follow @cordellmatthew on Twitter!

2:00 – 2:30 pm Leonard Marcus - Maurice Sendak: A Celebration of the Artist and His Work

2:30 – 3:00 pm Christopher Franceschelli - Alphablock

3:00 – 4:00 pm Audrey Niffenegger - Raven Girl

4:00 – 5:00 pm Deborah Lee Rose - The Spelling Bee Before Recess and Someone’s Sleepy

 

Sunday, June 30

9:00 – 10:00 am Lisa Greenwald - My Summer of Pink & Green. Follow @lisagreenwald on Twitter!

9:00 – 10:00 am Gareth Jones - Constable & Toop

10:00-11:00 am Lauren Myracle - The Infinite Moment of Us. Follow @LaurenMyracle on Twitter!

11:00-11:45 am A.G. Howard - Splintered. Follow @aghowardwrites on Twitter!

12:00-1:00 pm Derf Backderf - My Friend Dahmer. Follow @Derfcity on Twitter!

1:00 – 2:00 pm Michelle Edwards - A Knitter’s Home Companion. Follow @Knitsweet on Twitter!

2:00 – 2:50 pm Tonya Bolden - Emancipation Proclamation and 12 Days of New York

2:00 – 2:50 pm Andrea Beaty - Rosie Revere and Dorko the Magnificent

3:00 – 4:00 pm Duncan Tonatiuh - Pancho Rabbit. Follow @duncantonatiuh‎ on Twitter!

4:00 – 5:00 pm Appleseed 1st Birthday Party

Stop by for cookies!

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Monday, July 1

9:00 – 10:00 am Gareth Jones - Constable & Toop

 

 

ABRAMS EVENTS

Friday, June 28

5:30 – 7:00 pm Wimpy Kid 8 Mobile

Location: Booth #1570

Details: Stop by the truck to get a Wimpy Kid window cling, pencil, umbrella, or standee! Follow @wimpykid and use the hashtag #wimpymobile.

 

Saturday, June 29

9:00 – 5:00 pm Wimpy Kid 8 Mobile

Location: Booth #1570

Details: Stop by the truck to get a Wimpy Kid window cling, pencil, umbrella, or standee! Follow @wimpykid and use the hashtag #wimpymobile.

 

12:30 – 1:30 pm Bookmobile Saturday – Luncheon

Location: Hyatt Regency McCormick Place, Clark 22-AC

Speakers:

Audrey Niffenegger, Raven Girl

Lauren Myracle, The Infinite Moment of Us

 

2:00 – 2:55 pm  Graphic Novel Stage

Presenter:

Audrey Niffenegger, Raven Girl

 

2:00 – 4:00 pm THE MUSEUM Event @ Art Institute of Chicago

Location: 111 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60603

Authors:

Peter Reynolds

Susan Verde

 

2:00 pm Tom Angleberger Event @ Magic Tree Bookstore

Location: 141 N Oak Park Ave (between Lake St & North Blvd) Oak Park, IL 60301

Author:

Tom Angleberger, Origami Yoda series

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4:30 pm Young Adult Event @ Anderson’s Bookshop

Location: 5112 Main St, Downers Grove, IL 60515

Author:

A.G. Howard, Splintered

Lauren Myracle, The Infinite Moment of Us

 

4:30 pm Middle-Grade Event @ Anderson’s

Location: 123 W. Jefferson Ave., Naperville, IL 60540

Authors:

Elisabeth Dahl, Genie Wishes
Lisa Greenwald, My Summer of Pink & Green

 

Sunday, June 30

9:00 – 5:00 pm Wimpy Kid 8 Mobile

Location: Booth #1570

Details: Stop by the truck to get a Wimpy Kid window cling, pencil, umbrella, or standee! Follow @wimpykid and use the hashtag #wimpymobile.

 

2:00 pm Tom Angleberger event @ Anderson’s

Location: 5112 Main St, Downers Grove, IL 60515

Authors:

Tom Angleberger, Origami Yoda series
Cece Bell, Crankee Doodle

 

3:00 – 4:00 pm Book Buzz Featuring Abrams Books for Young Readers, Amulet Books, and Abrams Appleseed

Location: McCormick Place, S104a

Presenters:             

Andrea Beaty
Tonya Bolden
Elisabeth Dahl
Lisa Greenwald
Gareth Jones

 

4:00 pm YA Event @ Magic Tree Bookstore

Location: 141 N Oak Park Ave (between Lake St & North Blvd) Oak Park, IL 60301

Authors:

A.G. Howard, Splintered
Lauren Myracle, The Infinite Moment of Us

 

Monday, July 1

9:00 – 2:00 pm Wimpy Kid 8 Mobile

Location: Booth #1570

Details: Stop by the truck to get a Wimpy Kid window cling, pencil, umbrella, or standee! Follow @wimpykid and use the hashtag #wimpymobile.

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