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Upcoming Events

Saturday, May 27, 2017 at 2pm
Enchanted Passage Bookstore, 145 Armsby Rd., Sutton, MA
Fantasy author event and signing (in the fairy garden!) with Sage Blackwood and Anna Staniszewski

Sunday, July 30, 2017 at 2pm
Newtonville Books, 10 Langley Rd., Newton, MA
Wings of Fire Book Ten Launch Party!


Past Events


February 17-19, 2017
Boskone, Westin Waterfront Hotel, Boston, MA
Here’s the full schedule with all the exciting authors who are coming
And here’s my personal schedule of panels + a signing + a reading/crafts time!

Thursday, February 23, 2017, 5:30-7pm
A Midwinter Night’s Fantasy Panel at Simmons College, 300 The Fenway, Boston, MA
A panel on fantasy with Kristin Cashore (author of the wonderful Graceling books), moderated by Martha Parravano of The Horn Book and hosted by Children’s Books Boston
Space is limited — click here to register!

Saturday, March 18, 2017
Southwest Florida Reading Festival, Centennial Park, Fort Myers, FL

Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 2pm
Newtonville Books, 10 Langley Rd, Newton, MA
Celebrity Bookclub: Read one of my favorite books ever, Nimona by Noelle Stevenson, and then join me for a book club discussion of it!  (Plus it’s also Indie Bookstore Day! Hooray!) 



Tuesday, March 1, 2016 at 6pm
The Bookworm, Loveland Centre, 2501 South 90th Street, Suite 111, Omaha, NE

Thursday, March 3, 2016 at 4pm
A Children’s Place Bookstore, 1423 NE Fremont St., Portland, OR
Author event and signing

Friday, March 4, 2016 at 5pm
Green Bean Books, 1600 NE Alberta St., Portland, OR
Wings of Fire event and signing

Sunday, March 6, 2016 at 5pm
Third Place Books, 17171 Bothell Way, NE, Lake Forest Park, WA
Author event and signing

Tuesday, March 8, 2016 at 6pm
West Richland Library, 3803 W. Van Giesen, West Richland, WA
Author event and signing

Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at 6:30pm
Richland Public Library, 955 Northgate Dr., Richland, WA
Author event and signing

Thursday, March 10, 2016 at 4pm
Barnes & Noble, Columbia Center, 1321 N. Columbia Center Blvd., Kennewick, WA
Meet the Authors: Cavalcade of Authors group signing!
with John David Anderson, Leigh Bardugo, Ilsa Bick, Amie Borst, Justina Chen, Carl Deuker, Lorie Ann Grover, Jeff Hirsch, Colleen Houck, Bill Konigsberg, Kenneth Oppel, Steve Sheinkin, Megan Shepherd, Alan Lawrence Sitomer, me!, Dan Wells, and Kiersten White

Friday, March 11, 2016
A Cavalcade of Authors: Read, Write, Imagine!, Pasco, WA

Saturday-Sunday, March 12-13, 2016
University of Arizona campus, Tucson, AZ
Tucson Festival of Books
Saturday, 1-2pm 
The Magic of the Everyday and the Extraordinary
Fantasy can be magical for kids as readers. These award-winning authors will share the story behind the creation of their books and how they bring magic into their stories, ranging from a touch of magic to fantasy worlds of dragons and ghosts (including Poe). Meet the authors of the Wings of Fire series, The Grimm Legacy, and A Snicker of Magic.
Education Room 351
Signing area: Signing Area – Children / Teen (following presentation)
Panelists: Natalie LloydPolly ShulmanTui Sutherland
Moderator: Hilary Taber

Saturday, 2:30-3:30pm Quests of Danger and Mystery
Peter Lerangis and Tui Sutherland will share the quests in their new books, The Legend of the Rift and Escaping Peril, and answer your questions.
Teen and Author Meeting Place
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area – Central Mall (following presentation)
Panelists: Peter LerangisTui Sutherland

Sunday, 10:00-11:00am High Octane Adventure: Masterminds, Dragons and Aliens Search for the Seven Wonders Panel – *This is a ticketed event
The thrill and danger of breath-taking adventures await you in books by four award-winning authors. Go inside the Masterminds of criminals, unlock the secrets of the Seven Wonders, fly high on wings of fire, and travel through space with Smek and the Boovs.
Location: Education Kiva
Panelists: Gordon Korman (Masterminds series), Peter Lerangis (Seven Wonders series), Adam Rex (Smek books) and Tui T. Sutherland (Wings of Fire series)
Moderator: Michelle Parker-Rock

Sunday, March 20, 2016 at 2:30pm
Lars Hockstad Auditorium, 301 7th St., Traverse City, MI
Battle of the Books! National Writers Series Presents Tui T Sutherland
Click here to buy tickets!

Thursday, July 7, 2016 from 2:30 – 4:30pm
Water Street Books (event happening down the street from the bookstore, at Swasey Parkway, Exeter, NH)
Scholastic Summer Reading Road Trip!
Signing/meet & greet/reading party including Clifford, fun activities, and awesome author Cynthia Lord!

Thursday, July 14, 2016 at 6:30pm
The Blue Bunny, 557 High St., Dedham Square, Dedham, MA
Reading/signing/Q&A with one of my favorite authors, S.E. Grove!

Sunday, August 7, 2016 at 5pm
Brookline Booksmith, 279 Harvard St., Brookline, MA
Reading/signing/Q&A with S.E. Grove (author of the Mapmakers trilogy!)

Saturday-Sunday, August 20-21, 2016
WorldCon/MidAmeriCon II, Kansas City Convention Center, Kansas City, MO
My whole schedule — four panels, a kaffeeklatsch, and a signing on Sunday!

Saturday, October 22, 2016 (all day)
Tweens Read Book Festival, South Houston High School, Houston, TX
(Check out all the amazing authors who are going to be there!) 

Saturday, November 5, 2016, 10am-4pm
EpicFest Family Festival, ImaginOn, 300 East Seventh St., Charlotte, NC
Literary festival (with yet more exciting authors!)



Sunday, January 4, 2015 at 1pm
Books of Wonder, 18 West 18th St., New York City, NY
Fantastic Middle Grade Reads panel with Robert Lipsyte, Nick Eliopulos, and Kari!

Saturday, March 7, 2015 from 5-7pm
Porter Square Books, 25 White St., Cambridge, MA
Cambridge Friends School Night at Porter Square Books, with Suzy Becker

Saturday, March 21, 2015 from 1-4pm
Worlds Collide Con, Scholastic Headquarters, 557 Broadway, New York City

Saturday, March 28, 2015 at 2pm
Newtonville Books, 10 Langley Rd., Newton, MA
Worlds of Magic: A Fantasy Event with Sage Blackwood and Christine Taylor-Butler

Sunday, March 29, 2015 at 2pm
Water Street Bookstore, 125 Water St., Exeter, NH
More Magic, More Fantasy! with Sage Blackwood and Christine Taylor-Butler

Friday, June 5, 2015 at 6:30pm
The Blue Bunny, 577 High St., Dedham, MA
Summer Reading Kickoff!

Friday, June 12, 2015 at 6pm
Barnes and Noble, Brass Mill Commons, 235 Union Street, Waterbury, CT
Reading/signing with Christine Taylor-Butler

Saturday, June 13, 2015 at 10am
St. Michael Church Lyceum, 25 Maple Avenue, Beacon Falls, CT
Author event with Christine Taylor-Butler, hosted by the Beacon Falls Public Library

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 at 6:30pm
Barnes & Noble Park Slope, 267 7th Ave., Brooklyn, NY
Wings of Fire Book Seven event and signing

Sunday, July 19, 2015 at 2pm
Brookline Booksmith, 279 Harvard St., Brookline, MA
Wings of Fire Book Seven event and signing

Tuesday, August 4, 2015 at 4pm
Eight Cousins bookstore, 189 Main St, Falmouth, MA
Wings of Fire event and signing

Saturday, September 5, 2015
Decatur Book Festival, Decatur, GA (Children’s Stage)
3:15pm Moderating the Best Friends Forever panel, with authors Abby HanlonTerra Elan McVoy, and Anica Mrose Rissi
5:30pm Building New Worlds panel with Lou AndersCassie Beasley, and S.E. Grove
6-7pm Book signing

Wednesday, October 7, 2015 at 6pm
Barnes and Noble, 17111 Haggerty Rd., Northville, Michigan
Author event and book signing

Saturday, October 10, 2015
Sheboygan Children’s Book Festival, Sheboygan, Wisconsin
11-11:45am Here Be Dragons presentation
11:45am-12:15pm Book signing
2-2:45pm Creating Worlds of Wonder author panel with Christian RobinsonLiz Garton Scanlon, and Mike Spradlin
2:45-3:45pm Book signing 

Saturday, October 24, 2015 at 2pm
Author event at the Watertown Library, Watertown, MA



Thursday, October 2, 2014 at 8pm
Goodrich Hall, Williams College, Williamstown, MA
Alumni authors panel on Writing for Young People with Kristin Cashore, Dayna Lorentz, and Caragh O’Brien

Friday, October 3, 2014 at 4pm
Northshire Bookstore, Manchester, VT
Panel and signing with Kristin Cashore, Dayna Lorentz, and Caragh O’Brien

Monday, October 6, 2014 at 7pm
Provo City Library at Academy Square, Provo, UT
Spirit Animals event (part of the library’s AuthorLink series)

Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 5:30pm
Barnes & Noble, Crossroads Commons, 2999 Pearl St., Boulder, CO
Bookstore event and signing

Wednesday, October 8 at 6pm
Tattered Cover Bookstore at Highlands Ranch, 9315 Dorchester Street, Highlands Ranch, CO
Bookstore event and signing

Sunday, October 12, 2014 at 12pm
Southern Festival of Books, Nashville, TN
12-1pm Imagination, Take Flight!: Fantasy for Teens and Tweens panel with Wingfeather Saga author Andrew Peterson (Legislative Plaza, rm. 31)
1-1:30pm Author signing (Author Signing Colonnade)

Monday, Nov. 3, 2014 at 4pm
Linden Tree Books, 265 State St., Los Altos, CA
Bookstore event and signing

Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014 at 4pm
Livermore Library with Towne Center Books, 1188 South Livermore Ave., Livermore, CA
Library visit and signing

Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014 at 4pm
Copperfield’s Petaluma, 140 Kentucky St., Petaluma, CA
Bookstore event and signing

Friday, Nov. 7, 2014 at 6pm
A Whale of a Tale with the Mission Viejo Library
Council Chamber at City Hall, 200 Civic Center, Mission Viejo, CA
Writers Present event and signing  

Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014 at 4:30pm
Barnes & Noble, 2615 Vista Way, Oceanside, CA
Author signing event

Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014 at 3 PM
Yellow Book Road, 2750 Historic Decatur Rd, Suite 101, San Diego, CA
Bookstore event and signing