Author Event Sessions

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Sunday, June 28 - 11:00am

11:00am - 12:00pm
Meet the Authors: Daniel Kraus (Simon & Schuster, Inc.) Author Event Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Booth 1103/1104
Description :

The Death and Life of Zebulon Finch, Volume 1
A murdered teen is resurrected to walk the earth for centuries in this sweeping historical epic in the spirit of The Astonishing Life of Octavian Nothing and The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, from the author of Rotters and Scowler.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event

Sunday, June 28 - 11:30am

11:30am - 12:30pm
Meet the Authors: Darlene Beck Jacobson (Creston Books / PGW) Author Event Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Booth 1327-1328
Description :

Wheels of Change
Change--social, political, and technological--rocks the world of 12-year-old Emily Soper as she tries to hold onto what she loves most, bravely facing President Teddy Roosevelt to save her father's business.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event

Sunday, June 28 - 2:00pm

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meet the Authors: Dav Pilkey & Dan Santat (Scholastic) Author Event Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Booth 3224
Description :

Ricky Ricotta's Mighty Robot
Grades preK - 3

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event

Sunday, June 28 - 3:00pm

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Meet the Authors: Dav Pilkey (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers) Author Event Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Booth 1219
Description :

One Today
One Today, written for and presented at Obama's second term inauguration, celebrates America from dawn to dusk, and from coast to coast. Dav Pilkey brings to life this vision of a bustling, diverse, united nation, where the extraordinary happens every day.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event

Saturday, June 27 - 11:00am

11:00am - 12:00pm
Meet the Authors: Dav Pilkey (Perma-Bound Books) Author Event Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Booth 1112
Description :

Ricky Ricotta's Mighty Robot vs. the Stupid Stinkbugs from Saturn
Ricky Ricotta, his Mighty Robot, cousin Lucy, and some friends set out to save mousekind from Stupid Stinkbugs from Saturn, with a little help from some special gum and taffy.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event

Saturday, June 27 - 4:00pm

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Meet the Authors: Dave Roman (Scholastic) Author Event Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Booth 3224
Description :

Goosebumps Graphix
Grades 3-7

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event

Sunday, June 28 - 3:00pm

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Meet the Authors: David Crabb (HarperCollins Publishers) Author Event Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Booth 3101
Description :

Bad Kid
Filled with the music and popular culture of the late-eighties and early-nineties, BAD KID is a hilarious, poignant story about a boy growing up gay (and Goth) in San Antonio, Texas at a time and place where it was hard to be one, near impossible to be the other.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event

Saturday, June 27 - 2:00pm

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meet the Authors: David Edmonds (International Latino Book Awards) Author Event Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Booth 3138
Description :

Lily of Peru
A fictitious account, based on actual events, of a university professor's struggle to get the woman he loves out of Peru during the dark days of the Shining Path insurrection. His adventures take him from Lima to haunted Inca ruins and on into the jungle.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event

Sunday, June 28 - 12:00pm

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Meet the Authors: David Edmonds (International Latino Book Awards) Author Event Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Booth 3138
Description :

Lily of Peru
A fictitious account, based on actual events, of a university professor's struggle to get the woman he loves out of Peru during the dark days of the Shining Path insurrection. His adventures take him from Lima to haunted Inca ruins and on into the jungle.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event

Saturday, June 27 - 2:00pm

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meet the Authors: David Helvarg (New World Library) Author Event Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Booth 1327-1328
Description :

Saved by the Sea
This eloquent and honestly told account of the changes in one man’s journey and the world’s oceans over the past half century is a profound, startling, and sometimes surprisingly funny reflection on the state of our seas and the intimate ways in which our lives are all linked to the natural world around us.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event

Sunday, June 28 - 3:00pm

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Meet the Authors: David M. Schwartz (Creston Books / PGW) Author Event Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Booth 1327-1328
Description :

Rotten Pumpkin: A Rotten Tale in 15 Voices
Compost won't mean the same thing after readers have seen the amazing transformation of Jack from grinning pumpkin to mold-mottled wreckage to hopeful green shoot. The story of decomposition is vividly told so that science comes to life (and death). Part story, part science, and a whole lot of fun.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event

Sunday, June 28 - 10:30am

10:30am - 12:00pm
Meet the Authors: David O. Stewart (Kensington) Author Event Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Booth 1444
Description :

The Wilson Deception
From respected historian David O. Stewart, bestselling author of the acclaimed The Lincoln Deception, comes a new presidential mystery that combines fascinating real-life figures with deft, innovative plotting and a gripping premise.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event

Monday, June 29 - 11:00am

11:00am - 12:00pm
Meet the Authors: David Payne (Grove Atlantic, Inc.) Author Event Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Booth 1327
Description :

Barefoot to Avalon
From New York Times notable author David Payne comes a memoir of brotherhood, sibling rivalry and sibling love, of mental illness and the torments a family can hold silent and carry across generations. Payne will be on hand to sign advance galleys.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event

Saturday, June 27 - 9:30am

9:30am - 10:00am
Meet the Authors: David R. Shapiro & Christopher Herndon (Independent Publishers Group / Craigmore Creations) Author Event Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Booth 1441
Description :

Terra Tempo: The Academy of Planetary Evolution
In the third adventure in the graphic novel series, the intrepid Jenna, Caleb, and Ari race from the Cenozoic era to the modern age and after finally earning degrees from the Academy of Planetary Evolution become full-fledged Time Explorers. When the Bone Wars of the late 1800s threaten to break over to the modern age, and Ari is taken in for questioning, the kids find themselves fighting alongside some of history’s most notable natural historians, including Herman Melville, Annie Montague Alexander, and Andrew Carnegie in a quest to secure the world’s history and its future.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event

Friday, June 26 - 5:30pm

5:30pm - 6:00pm
Meet the Authors: David R. Shapiro (IBPA) Author Event Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Booth 3208
Description :

Terra Tempo: The Academy of Planetary Evolution
The chase of Book 2 takes a turn for academia and the Age of Mammals.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Meet the Authors: David Talbot (Skyhorse Publishing) Author Event Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Booth 1340
Description :

The Gatekeepers: Inside Israel's Internal Security Agency
Six former heads of the Shin Bet speak with unprecedented candor on how they handled the toughest and tensest moments of their lives. THE GATEKEEPERS is a piercing and cruel self-examination of Israel’s security establishment and of a nation that has lived by its sword for so many years but has lost its faith in its ability to lay it down.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event

Friday, June 26 - 6:00pm

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Meet the Authors: Debbie Ridpath Ohi (Simon & Schuster, Inc.) Author Event Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Booth 1103/1104
Description :

Where Are My Books?
A boy investigates a squirrelly situation to track down his missing stories in this charming ode to book lovers of all kinds.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event

Saturday, June 27 - 1:30pm

1:30pm - 2:30pm
Meet the Authors: Deborah Melmon (Capstone) Author Event Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Booth 3118
Description :

Mudball Molly
Molly, a West Highland terrier, is supposed to be the flower girl for her owner's wedding. The dirty dog hates being groomed, so Alfie is the back-up flower kid. Alfie wants out of the wedding, and his sister, Alfreeda, wants in. But none of that matters when Molly loses the wedding rings in the doggie play yard! Which kid will save the day and find the missing rings?

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event

Saturday, June 27 - 12:00pm

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Meet the Authors: Denise Chavez (International Latino Book Awards) Author Event Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Booth 3138
Description :

The King and Queen of Comezón
Comezón: It’s an itch and a long-standing desire that will never be fulfilled and in this fiction book it is also a border town in New Mexico. The townspeople’s longings are powerful and their stories unfold in all manner of mystery, drama, and comic charm.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event

Sunday, June 28 - 11:00am

11:00am - 12:00pm
Meet the Authors: Denise Chavez (International Latino Book Awards) Author Event Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Booth 3138
Description :

The King and Queen of Comezón
Comezón: It’s an itch and a long-standing desire that will never be fulfilled and in this fiction book it is also a border town in New Mexico. The townspeople’s longings are powerful and their stories unfold in all manner of mystery, drama, and comic charm.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event

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