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YA Authors Roth and Bardugo Light Up LATFOB

The Divergent discussion at the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books this past weekend was quite an experience! The event was billed as Leigh Bardugo (author of the Grisha YA fantasy trilogy) interviewing Veronica Roth about her young adult (YA) novel Divergent, which was recently made into a … Continue reading

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Snappy Dialog With John Scalzi at LATFOB: ‘Redshirts’

At the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books (LATFOB) this past weekend, I got a chance to sit in on a panel moderated by Pamela Ribon, with John Scalzi and Jon Shestack  discussing the progression of Redshirts from John Scalzi’s brain to … Continue reading

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L.A. Times Festival of Books, Day One

It was a gorgeous day at USC yesterday, as the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books (LATFOB) kicked off! The Trojan marching band got everything off to a lively start, and the truly amazing variety of books and book related … Continue reading

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L.A. Times Festival of Books Wrap Up

That’s it for LATFOB 2013. What a dizzying assortment of books, talks, characters and people! The Trojan marching band was spectacular  despite the heat, and it seemed that after a week of heartbreaking and terrifying news, everyone was ready to enjoy … Continue reading

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Earthquack at Festival of Books

The folks at Bitingduck Press took Earth Day seriously. Very seriously. Editor-in-Chief Jay Nadeau and Technology Director Chris Lindensmith decided to combine their weekend as vendors at the L.A. Times Festival of Books with observing Earth Day. To that end, they hitched … Continue reading

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