Book Event Debrief: Midnight Tales Tour with Leigh Bardugo aka The Language of Thorns Signing

In late September, I was lucky enough to attend the St. Paul (Yes, the one in Minnesota) stop of Leigh Bardugo’s Midnight Tales Tour for the release of The Language of Thorns hosted by the Red Balloon Bookshop. For those of you who know me, I live in California so it was a whirlwind trip to Minnesota the day of the signing to meet Leigh Bardugo (and see some friends who were also important I guess). It was my first time meeting her, and she truly is a shinning star amongst Young Adult Authors.

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YALLWEST 2017: Recap, Haul, and Advice for Next Year

Last weekend, I went to YALLWEST in Santa Monica. This was my first time going to YALLWEST. I will for sure be going next year. I had so much fun, met a ton of people, and got super sunburnt in the worthwhile pursuit of ARCs.

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Los Angeles Times Festival of Books RECAP + GIVEAWAY

I haven’t been to the LA Times Festival of Books since I was a kid when it was still hosted on the UCLA campus. I was ecstatic for the chance to go again, especially because I actually appreciate books events considering I’m a book blogger now. Despite having a nasty cold on both days of the event, I had an amazing time at the LA Times Festival of Books. I got to finally meet one of my favorite authors and I got A TON of cool stuff.

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