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TTBF14 Panel: Growing Up And Other Natural Disasters

“Growing Up and Other Natural Disasters” featured authors Jennifer Mathieu (The Truth About Alice), Andrew Smith (100 Sideways Miles), Julie Murphy (Side Affects May Vary), and Jandy Nelson (I’ll Give You The Sun). The panel covered the origins of their novels, suggestions about their writing, the hardest and best thing about being a teen, writing role models, and more.  …

#TTBF14 Panel Talk: Growing Up and Other Natural Disasters

~Post by Kendall of the BookPeople Teen Press Corps ______________________ Andrew Smith Andrew Smith is the award-winning author of several Young Adult novels, including the critically acclaimed Winger and The Marbury Lens. He is a native-born Californian who spent most of his formative years traveling the world. He has published numerous short stories and articles. He lives in Southern California.…

Lifting up the carpet and looking behind the curtains

~ post by Willa & Emily of Teen Press Corps I Made You A Mixtape Authors: Sarah Dessen, Lauren Myracle, Sara Farizan, Trish Doller, Leila Howland, Julie Murphy I Made You A Mixtape was a panel bursting with jokes and eloquent words. Debut author, Sara Farizan had the crowd bursting into laughter periodically. Sarah Dessen brought her years of experience…