BookCon Autographs

Some of them were sold out by 12:01pm. The autograph ticketing site opened at 12:00pm. That is insane.

In the mean time: Thought I’d let you guys know who I’m seeing and what panels I’m planning on squeezing into and maybe I’ll see some bloggers there?

June 3

Signings

  • Kerri Maniscalco Signing
  • Marissa Meyer Signing
  • Victoria Aveyard Signing

Panels

  • The Magic of World Building – Danielle Paige, Renee Adhieh, Marie Lu & Melissa de la Cruz
  • Confronting Social Issues
  • Magic with an Edge – Holly Black and Leigh Bardugo
  • Find Your Voice – Sarah Dessen, Shannon Hale, Henny Han, and Morgan Matson
  • A Spectrum of YA Authors
  • Do You Ship This?
  • BookTuber Booksplosion

June 4

Signings

  • Bill Nye Signing
  • Lemony Snicket Signing

Panels

  • Books + YouTube = BookTube
  • A Picture Tells 1,000 Words: Graphic Novels
  • Real Science, Big Adventure: Bill Nye the Science Guy’s New Series for Kids

Glass Sword ★★★★★

If I could sum up my entire experience of Glass Sword by Victoria Aveyard in a single gif, it would be this one:

Glass Sword? More like Glass Case of Emotions!

If you’ve spent any amount of time on this site, or listening to our Podcasts, you know how much of a fan Jess and I are of Victoria Aveyard. We fell in love with Red Queen last year, and Glass Sword delivered as many emotions as its predecessor. Maybe even more.

The Red Queen

9780062310651In a recent EpicReads.com post, Harper Teen, an imprint of Harper Collins, shared the first seven chapter of a debut novel by Victoria Aveyard: The Red Queen. They aren’t kidding when they say they’ve been teasing us with snippets. They released book covers, they tweeted, they shared Facebook statuses… they teased us with this alright.

So when I saw they were sharing the first seven chapters on my Facebook feed–I jumped on that opportunity. Let me just say this to Miss Aveyard: