Tag: 2017 updates

TTBF Author Lineup 2017

The wait is FINALLY over! Behold! Our #TTBF Authors of 2017! Want to know about the books? Click the cover images to find out more. Want to know more about an author? Click the author pic to visit their page.      

Announcing an Essay Contest in Partnership with WNDB!

We are thrilled to partner with We Need Diverse Books on an essay contest celebrating diverse books! Teens ages 11-18 are invited to tell us why we need diverse books in 300 words or less, and you could win a spot in an exclusive reception during #TTBF on Saturday, October 7th. Winners will be able to meet WNDB authors and…

And, here we go! Keynote Speakers for #TTBF 2017!

  We’re thrilled to announce the keynote authors for our 9th annual Texas Teen Book Festival: New York Times bestselling authors Marie Lu and Jason Reynolds, and actress Mayim Bialik from the popular series The Big Bang Theory. Our 2017 Festival will take place on Saturday, October 7 at St. Edward’s University. “TTBF 2017 is shaping up to be amazing!” says Festival…

The date is set!

Our first big announcement of the year and others to follow!

#TTBF 2017 is set and ready to go for Saturday, October 7, 2017
at St. Edward’s University in Austin, Texas.

We’re looking forward once again to bringing you some of the greatest names in YA literature with new books, new panels, new activities, and fun for all.

More information will be coming throughout the spring and summer months, so sign up for our email list and follow us on our social webs to stay up-to-date and be the first to know what’s new with #TTBF 2017.