Category: TTBF 2017

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Nerd Out at #TTBF Trivia with Mary E. Pearson!

You’ve read the books. You’ve lived the fandoms. Now test how far that knowledge will get you at our first-ever TTBF team trivia event at 2:30 p.m. in the RCC! This interactive panel hosted by the one and only Mary E. Pearson (Dance of Thieves, The Remnant Chronicles) gives attendees the opportunity to prove how much they know about past…

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Leila Sales – #TTBF Author Interview

You wrote a different quote on your locker every week in high school. If you had to pick the quote that stayed with you the longest, which would it be? My favorite quote about writing is from Brenda Ueland: “I learned that you should feel when writing, not like Lord Byron on a mountain top, but like child stringing beads…

Watch Teen Press Corps Interview Marie Lu!

Teen Press Corps Member Haley Interviews Author Marie Lu by Haley Jústiz, video by Sophia Martinez, BookPeople Teen Press Corps TTBF Keynote speaker Marie Lu is the author of two YA series—Legend and The Young Elites—as well as a new book revolving around a virtual reality game called Warcross. Warcross is a technological rags to riches story about a girl who hacks herself…

Teen Press Corps Interviews Renee Watson!

Teen Press Corps Member Addison Interview Author Renee Watson! by Addison Doherty, BookPeople Teen Press Corps Addison Doherty: Where is your favorite place to write and what makes it your favorite? Renee Watson: I like to write in coffee shops, so I have a few favorites depending on where I’m at, like sometimes I’m in Portland and sometimes I’m in…

Teen Press Corps Interviews Diana J. Noble!

Teen Press Corps Member Katie Interviews Author Diana J. Noble by Katie Cowan, BookPeople Teen Press Corps Katie Cowan: When did you first realize you wanted to be an author? Diana J. Noble: Many, many years ago when I was a kid, I wanted to write a book, but I always doubted myself and thought I didn’t have the skills.…