Sarah Beth Durst

Events

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Upcoming Events

June 3-4, 2017 (Saturday to Sunday)
BookCon 2017
Javits Convention Center, New York, NY

  • Sat June 3, 1:30-2:30pm Panel: "Megan Whalen Turner Super-Fan Panel" with Tomi Adeyemi, Holly Black, Joelle Charbonneau, Sarah Beth Durst, and Megan Whalen Turner, moderated by Martha Mihalick
  • Sat June 3, 3:30-5:00pm Signing in VIP Lounge
  • Sun June 4, 3:00-5:00pm Panel: "Cult Classic Throwdown: Science Fiction and Fantasy in Film, Lit, and Pop Culture" with Sasha Alsberg, Jordanna Max Brodsky, S.A. Chakraborty, Zoraida Cordova, Lindsay Cummings, Sarah Beth Durst, Michael Johnston, Swapna Krishna, and Jenn Northington, moderated by Petra Mayer

June 4, 2017 (Sunday)
Books of Wonder - Fantastic Middle Grade Reads panel
18 West 18th Street, New York, NY

June 24-25, 2017 (Saturday to Sunday)
American Library Association (ALA) Annual Conference 2017
Chicago, IL

  • Sat June 24, 1:00pm Signing for Journey Across the Hidden Islands
  • Sat June 24, 2:00pm Signing at Hoopla booth for The Reluctant Queen
  • Sun June 25, 8:30-10am YA Author Coffee Klatch
  • Sun June 25, 10:30-11:30am Alex Award Panel
  • Sun June 25, 11:30am Signing to follow panel for The Reluctant Queen
  • Sun June 25, 1:00-1:50pm SFF Adult Books with YA Appeal Panel
  • Sun June 25, 2:00-3:00pm Signing at HarperCollins booth for The Reluctant Queen

November 2-5, 2017 (Thursday to Sunday)
World Fantasy Convention 2017
Wyndham Riverwalk, San Antonio, TX



Past Events

November 3-5, 2006 (Friday - Sunday)
World Fantasy Convention 2006 (Read trip report: part 1, part 2)
Renaissance Austin Hotel, 9721 Arboretum Boulevard, Austin, TX

  • Young Adult Reading - Sat Nov 4, 2:30-3:30pm - Sarah Beth Durst, Deborah Milletello, Tiffany Trent, and Jo Whittemore

February 10-11, 2007 (Saturday - Sunday)
The Society of Children's Book Writers & Illustrators (SCBWI) Winter Conference 2007
Hilton New York, 6th Ave. at 53rd St., New York, NY (Read trip report)

February 16-18, 2007 (Friday - Sunday)
Boskone 2007 (Read trip report)
Westin Waterfront, 425 Summer St., Boston, MA

  • Panel - Sat Feb 17, 11am - Sarah Beth Durst, Daniel Kimmel, Priscilla Olson - "Should Harry Die? Speculations on the final Harry Potter novel"
  • Panel - Sat Feb 17, 1pm - Bruce Coville, Sarah Beth Durst, Kate Laity, Tamora Pierce, Jane Yolen - "The Many Genres of Young Adult Fiction"
  • Kaffeklatsch - Sat Feb 17, 2pm - Sarah Beth Durst
  • Reading - Sun Feb 18, 11:30am - Sarah Beth Durst

March 16-18, 2007 (Friday - Sunday)
Lunacon 2007 (Read trip report)
Rye Town Hilton, 699 Westchester Ave., Rye Brook, NY

  • Panel - Fri March 16, 7pm - Keith DeCandido, Sarah Beth Durst, Elizabeth Glover, Victoria McManus - "So It's Your First Con"
  • Panel - Sat March 17, 10am - Sarah Beth Durst, Josepha Sherman, Catherynne M. Valente - "Writing Fairy Tales"
  • Panel - Sun March 18, 10am - Sarah Beth Durst, Tamora Pierce, Catherynne M. Valente - "Children's Fantasy"
  • Panel - Sun March 18, 11am - Patricia Bray, Sarah Beth Durst, Amy Goldschlager, Tamora Pierce - "Danger in Children's Fantasy"
  • Reading - Sun March 18, 12:30pm - Sarah Beth Durst

May 5, 2007 (Saturday) from 12-5pm
Princeton Teen Book Bash 2007 - Reading at 12:20pm (Read trip report)
Princeton Public Library, 65 Witherspoon St., Princeton, NJ

June 1-3, 2007 (Friday - Sunday)
BookExpo America (BEA) 2007 (Read trip report)
Jacob Javits Convention Center, New York, NY

June 9, 2007 (Saturday) at 2pm
Worcester Public Library - Reading/Signing (Read trip report)
3 Salem Square, Worcester, MA

June 12, 2007 (Tuesday)
Village Elementary School - School Visit (Read trip report)
90 Convent Road, Syosset, NY

June 16, 2007 (Saturday) from 5-7am
Hour of the Wolf - Radio Interview (Read trip report)
WBAI 99.5 FM in NYC
Listen to archived interview/reading (streaming audio) (download mp3)

June 21, 2007 (Thursday) at 8pm
Book Revue - Reading/Signing (Read trip report)
313 New York Avenue, Huntington, NY

June 23, 2007 (Saturday) from 12-2pm
Books of Wonder - Reading/Signing (Read trip report)
18 West 18th Street, New York, NY

June 23-25, 2007 (Saturday - Monday)
American Library Association (ALA) Annual Conference 2007 (Read trip report)
Washington Convention Center, 801 Mount Vernon Place NW, Washington, DC

July 6-8, 2007 (Friday - Sunday)
Readercon 2007 (Read trip report)
Boston Marriott Burlington, One Mall Road, Burlington, MA

  • Panel - Fri July 6, 7pm - Holly Black, Michael J. Daley, Sarah Beth Durst, Sharyn November, Elizabeth Wein - "Young (and Very Young) Adult F&SF"
  • Reading - Fri July 6, 9:30pm - Sarah Beth Durst
  • Autographing - Sat July 7, 1pm - Sarah Beth Durst
  • Kaffeeklatsch - Sat July 7, 2pm - Sarah Beth Durst
  • Panel - Sun July 8, 12pm - Steve Berman, Holly Black, Sarah Beth Durst, Kelly Link, Sharyn November - "After Rowling and Pullman"

July 11, 2007 (Wednesday) from 6-8pm
New York Public Library - Teen Author Reading Night (Read trip report)
Tompkins Square Branch, 331 East 10th Street (near Avenue B), New York, NY

July 14, 2007 (Saturday) at 3:30pm
Barnes & Noble - Worcester - Reading/Signing (Read trip report)
Lincoln Plaza, 541 D Lincoln Street, Worcester, MA

July 20, 2007 (Friday) at 9pm
Eight Cousins Bookstore - Reading/Signing (during Harry Potter festivities)
189 Main Street, Falmouth, MA (Read trip report)

July 27, 2007 (Friday) from 6-8pm
Pandemonium Books - Reading/Signing (Read trip report)
4 Pleasant Street, Cambridge, MA

August 2, 2007 (Thursday) from 7-8pm
Emma S. Clark Memorial Library - Guest Speaker (see library newsletter, page 3)
120 Main Street, Setauket, NY

August 11, 2007 (Saturday) at 8pm
Face the Fiction - SFSNNJ - Guest Speaker (Read trip report)
Borders Books & Music, 230 Garden State Plaza, Paramus, NJ

August 18, 2007 (Saturday) from 1-3pm
Moondance Gifts Booth, East Quoque Hamlet Fair (Read trip report)
Hamlet Green, Montauk Hwy, East Quogue, NY

September 8, 2007 (Saturday) from 1-3pm
Waldenbooks - Lake Grove - Signing (Read trip report)
Smith Haven Mall, Lake Grove, NY

September 15, 2007 (Saturday) from 12-5pm
Princeton Children's Book Festival 2007 - Reading at 4pm (Read trip report)
Princeton Public Library, 65 Witherspoon St., Princeton, NJ

October 16, 2007 (Tuesday) from 8-9:30pm
Smithtown Book Club - Guest Speaker
Smithtown, NY

October 22, 2007 (Monday)
Marion E. Zeh School - School Visit (Read trip report)
33 Howard Street, Northboro, MA

October 23, 2007 (Tuesday)
Marguerite E. Peaslee Elementary School - School Visit (Read trip report)
31 Maple Street, Northboro, MA

October 24, 2007 (Wednesday)
Lincoln Street Elementary School - School Visit (Read trip report)
76 Lincoln Street, Northboro, MA

October 25, 2007 (Thursday)
Fannie E. Proctor School - School Visit (Read trip report)
26 Jefferson Road, Northboro, MA

October 26, 2007 (Friday)
Robert E. Melican Middle School - School Visit (Read trip report)
145 Lincoln Street, Northboro, MA

November 1-4, 2007 (Thursday - Sunday)
World Fantasy Convention 2007 (Read trip report)
The Saratoga Hotel & Conference Center, 534 Broadway, Saratoga, NY

  • Panel - Sat Nov 3, 1pm - Elizabeth Bunce, Sarah Beth Durst, Mark Ferrari, Margo Lanagan, Tim Powers - "There's an Archetype in My Soup!"
  • Reading: Young Adult Writers - Sat Nov 3, 3pm - Holly Black, Cassandra Clare, Sarah Beth Durst, Tiffany Trent

November 6, 2007 (Tuesday)
University of Connecticut (Read trip report)
Storrs, CT

  • Guest Lecturer - 3:30-4:45pm - ENG 249 - Advanced Expository Writing
  • Guest Lecturer - 5:00-6:15pm - ENG 217 - Fantasy

November 6, 2007 (Tuesday) at 6:30pm
UConn Co-op Bookstore - Reading/Signing (Read trip report)
2075 Hillside Road, Storrs, CT

November 15-18, 2007 (Thursday - Sunday)
National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) Annual Convention 2007 (Read trip report)
Javits Convention Center and Marriott Marquis Time Square, New York, NY

November 23, 2007 (Friday) from 1-3pm
Borders - Meriden - Signing (Read trip report)
470 Lewis Avenue, Meriden, CT

November 24, 2007 (Saturday) from 2-4pm
Borders - Shrewsbury - Reading/Signing (Read trip report)
476 Boston Turnpike, Shrewsbury, MA

November 27, 2007 (Tuesday)
Bancroft School - School Visit (Read trip report)
110 Shore Drive, Worcester, MA

December 18, 2007 (Tuesday)
Algonquin Regional High School - School Visit (Read trip report)
79 Bartlett Street, Northboro, MA

December 19, 2007 (Wednesday) from 3-5pm
Borders - Shrewsbury - Signing (Read trip report)
476 Boston Turnpike, Shrewsbury, MA

December 19-20, 2007 (Wednesday - Thursday)
Robert E. Melican Middle School - School Visit (Read trip report)
145 Lincoln Street, Northboro, MA

February 11, 2008 (Monday) at 3:30-4:30pm
Croton Free Library Book Club - Guest Speaker (Read trip report)
171 Cleveland Drive, Croton-on-Hudson, NY

February 15-17, 2008 (Friday - Sunday)
Boskone 2008 (Read trip report)
Westin Waterfront, 425 Summer Street, Boston, MA

  • Panel - Sat Feb 16, 10am - Sarah Beth Durst, Gregory Frost, Farah Mendlesohn, Amy Thomson, Jane Yolen - "The Pill in the Sugar: Morals and Young People's Literature"
  • Panel - Sat Feb 16, 3pm - Ctein, Sarah Beth Durst, David Weber - "From Tribbles to Treecats"
  • Panel - Sat Feb 16, 5pm - Sarah Beth Durst, Tamora Pierce, Mary Ellen Wessels, Jane Yolen - "My Teacher Is a Unicorn Hatcher: The Work of Bruce Coville"
  • Panel - Sun Feb 17, 10am - Bruce Coville, Sarah Beth Durst, Stephen C. Fisher, Tamora Pierce, Jane Yolen - "The YA Novel"
  • Kaffeeklatsch - Sun Feb 17, 11am - Sarah Beth Durst
  • Reading - Sun Feb 17, 12:30pm - Sarah Beth Durst

March 4, 2008 (Tuesday) at 7pm
The New York Review of Science Fiction Readings - Reading (Read trip report)
South Street Seaport Museum, Melville Gallery, 213 Water Street, New York, NY

March 14-16, 2008 (Friday - Sunday)
Lunacon 2008 (Read trip report)
Rye Town Hilton, 699 Westchester Avenue, Rye Brook, NY

  • Panel - Fri March 14, 8pm - Sarah Beth Durst, Louis Epstein, Virginia McMorrow - "Harry Potter Goes to Hollywood"
  • Panel - Sat March 15, noon - Sam Butler, Sarah Beth Durst, Josepha Sherman, Delia Sherman - "Danger in Children's Fantasy"
  • Panel - Sat March 15, 1pm - Sarah Beth Durst, Hildy Silverman, Lew Wolkoff - "The Next Generation"
  • Panel - Sat March 15, 6pm - Ellen Asher, Sarah Beth Durst, Jennifer Heddle, Jeff Lyman - "Faeries in the Alleyways"
  • Panel - Sat March 15, 9pm - Mark L. Blackman, Sarah Beth Durst, Sharon Foster, Alexis Gilliland, Andre Lieven, Jonathan Maberry - "The Novel That Changed My Life"
  • Autographing - Sun March 16, 12pm - Sarah Beth Durst
  • Reading - Sun March 16, 1:30pm - Sarah Beth Durst

April 4-6, 2008 (Friday - Sunday)
I-Con 2008 (Read trip report)
Stony Brook University, NY

  • Panel - Sat April 5, 11am - Helen Collins, Wendy Delmater, Debra Doyle, Sarah Beth Durst, Drew Henriksen - "Pursuing Perfection: The Art of Revision"
  • Panel - Sat April 5, 2pm - Peter S. Beagle, Sarah Beth Durst, Carol Emshwiller, John Peel, Patrick Thomas - "Making Fantasy Real"
  • Panel - Sat April 5, 5pm - Sarah Beth Durst, Drew Henriksen, John Peel, Patrick Thomas - "I'd Never Miss a Book By..."
  • Signing - Sun April 6, 11am - Sarah Beth Durst

April 11, 2008 (Friday)
New Jersey Statewide Children's and YA Author Conference - Guest Speaker
Woodbridge Public Library, George Frederick Plaza, Woodbridge, NJ (Read trip report)

April 18-20, 2008 (Friday - Sunday)
New York Comic Con - Signing 1pm Sunday (4/20) at the Penguin Booth (Read trip report)
Jacob Javits Convention Center, New York, NY

April 25-27, 2008 (Friday - Sunday)
Nebula Awards Weekend 2008 (Read trip report)
Omni Austin Hotel Downtown, 700 San Jacinto at 8th Street, Austin, TX

May 23-26, 2008 (Friday - Monday)
Wiscon 2008 (Read trip report)
The Concourse Hotel, 1 West Dayton Street, Madison, Wisconsin

  • Reading - Fri May 23, 4pm - Elizabeth Bunce, Cecil Castellucci, Sarah Beth Durst, Heather Tomlinson, Tiffany Trent
  • Panel - Sat May 24, 1-2:15pm - Sarah Beth Durst, Mary Anne Mohanraj, Sharyn November, Tamora Pierce - "The Curious Boundaries of YA Fantasy"
  • Panel - Sat May 24, 2:30-3:45pm - Alma Alexander, Elizabeth Bunce, Sarah Beth Durst, Heather Tomlinson, Tiffany Trent - "Fairy Tales for a New Generation of Girls"
  • Panel - Sun May 25, 2:30-3:45pm - Cecil Castellucci, Sarah Beth Durst, Sigrid Ellis, Maureen Kincaid Speller Heather Tomlinson - "Transformation, Ready or Not"
  • Mass Autographing - Mon May 26

June 12, 2008 (Thursday) at 11am
YASD (Young Adult Division of the Suffolk County Library Association) - Guest Speaker
Smithtown Library, 1 North Country Road, Smithtown, NY (Read trip report)

June 14, 2008 (Saturday) from 12-2pm
Books of Wonder - Reading/Signing (Read trip report)
with Gail Carson Levine, Claudia Gray, Scott Mebus, and Diana S. Zimmerman
18 West 18th Street, New York, NY

June 21, 2008 (Saturday) at 2pm
Barnes & Noble - Worcester - Book Launch Event! With cake!!! (Read trip report)
Lincoln Plaza, 541 D Lincoln Street, Worcester, MA

June 25, 2008 (Wednesday) from 6-7:30pm
New York Public Library - Teen Author Reading Night (Read trip report)
Jefferson Market Branch, 425 6th Ave (at 10th St), New York, NY

July 18, 2008 (Friday) at 8:30am
AP Teacher Training Institute - Guest Speaker (Read trip report)
Fitchburg State College, 160 Pearl Street, Fitchburg, MA

July 18, 2008 (Friday) at 2pm
Northborough Free Library (Read trip report)
71 Lyman Street, Northborough, MA

July 18-20, 2008 (Friday - Sunday)
Readercon 2008 (Read trip report)
Burlington Marriott, Burlington, MA

  • Reading - Fri July 18, 6pm - Sarah Beth Durst
  • Autographing - Sat July 19, 11am - Ellen Datlow, Sarah Beth Durst
  • Panel - Sat July 19, 1pm - Beth Bernobich, Suzy McKee Charnas, Michael J. Daley, Sarah Beth Durst, Walter H. Hunt, Ellen Kushner, Judith Moffett - "Are You Writing a Sequel?"
  • Panel - Sat July 19, 3pm - Judith Berman, Cassandra Clare, Michael J. Daley, Sarah Beth Durst, Charles Oberndorf, Nancy Werlin - "Gatekeepers to the World of Letters"
  • Workshop - Sun July 20, 10am - Kay Kenyon, Sarah Beth Durst, Walter H. Hunt, Elaine Isaak - "Stop Making Sense: Next Stage Dialog"
  • Kaffeeklatsch - Sun July 20, 11am - Paolo Bacigalupi, Sarah Beth Durst
  • Panel - Sun July 20, 1pm - Shira Daemon, Sarah Beth Durst, Scott Edelman, Louise Marley, Ann Tonsor Zeddies - "Finding Hamster Huey's Head: The Nature of the Childhood Favorite Story"

August 2, 2008 (Saturday) at 9am
Waldenbooks - Lake Grove - Signing
Smith Haven Mall, Lake Grove, NY

August 8, 2008 (Friday) at 3pm
Townsend Public Library
276 Main Street, Townsend, MA

August 8, 2008 (Friday) at 7pm
Borders - Shrewsbury - Signing
476 Boston Turnpike, Shrewsbury, MA

August 16, 2008 (Saturday) from 5-7am
Hour of the Wolf - Radio Interview (Read trip report or listen to streaming audio)
WBAI 99.5 FM in NYC

September 13, 2008 (Saturday) from 12-5pm
Princeton Children's Book Festival 2008 - Reading at 3:10pm (Read trip report)
Princeton Public Library, 65 Witherspoon St., Princeton, NJ

October 14, 2008 (Tuesday) at 7-8pm
Northport Public Library (Teen Advisory Board) (Read trip report)
151 Laurel Avenue, Northport, NY

November 5, 2008 (Wednesday) at 7-8:30pm
Middle Country Public Library, Selden Branch
575 Middle Country Road, Selden, NY

November 19, 2008 (Wednesday) at 7-8pm
Smithtown Library
1 North Country Road, Smithtown, NY

December 9, 2008 (Tuesday)
Lincoln Street Elementary School - School Visit (Read trip report)
76 Lincoln Street, Northboro, MA

December 9, 2008 (Tuesday)
Marion E. Zeh School - School Visit (Read trip report)
33 Howard Street, Northboro, MA

February 24, 2009 (Tuesday) at 7pm
Huntington Public Library
338 Main Street, Huntington, NY

May 6, 2009 (Wednesday)
Massachusetts Library Association Annual Conference 2009 - Guest Speaker at Youth Services Section Annual Meeting on Wednesday, May 6, 4:00-5:15pm (Read trip report)
Mass Mutual Center, Springfield, MA

May 7, 2009 (Thursday)
Long Island Library Conference - Guest Speaker (Read trip report)
Crest Hollow Country Club, 8325 Jericho Turnpike, Woodbury, NY

May 29-31, 2009 (Friday - Sunday)
BookExpo America (BEA) 2009 (Read trip report part 1, part 2, part 3, and part 4)
Jacob Javits Convention Center, New York, NY

June 29, 2009 (Monday) at 6:30pm
North Shore Public Library
250 Route 25A, Shoreham, NY

August 2, 2009 (Sunday) from 1-3pm
Books of Wonder - "Sarah Signing" with Sarah Cross, Sarah Beth Durst, Sarah MacLean, Sarah Ockler, and Sarah Rees Brennan (Read trip report)
18 West 18th Street, New York, NY

October 7, 2009 (Wednesday) from 6-7:30pm
New York Public Library - Teen Author Reading Night with Libba Bray, Courtney Sheinmel, Sarah Beth Durst, Melissa Kantor, Shani Petroff, Jeff Rivera, and Natalie Standiford (Read trip report)
Jefferson Market Branch, 425 6th Ave (at 10th St), New York, NY

October 18, 2009 (Sunday) from 1-3pm
Books of Wonder - "Fantastic Fiction" Reading/Signing with Troy Cle, John Connolly, Marissa Doyle, Sarah Beth Durst, John Hulme, Daniel Kirk, Diana Peterfreund, Dan Poblocki, and Michael Wexler (Read trip report)
18 West 18th Street, New York, NY

November 2, 2009 (Monday) at 7pm
Book Revue - Reading/Signing (Read trip report)
313 New York Avenue, Huntington NY

November 13, 2009 (Friday) at 7pm
The Voracious Reader - Reading/Signing with Sarah Beth Durst, Carolyn MacCullough, and Delia Sherman
1997 Palmer Avenue, Larchmont, NY

November 27, 2009 (Friday) at 11am
Borders - Meriden - Signing
470 Lewis Avenue, Meriden, CT

February 12, 2010 (Friday)
Ottoson Middle School - School Visit (Read trip report)
63 Acton Street, Arlington, MA

February 12-14, 2010 (Friday - Sunday)
Boskone 2010 (Read trip report)
Westin Waterfront, 425 Summer Street, Boston, MA

  • Panel - Fri Feb 12, 6pm - Bruce Coville, Sarah Beth Durst, Ethan Gilsdorf, Lev Grossman, Jane Yolen - "Schools for Magicians"
  • Reading - Sat Feb 13, 10am - Sarah Beth Durst
  • Kaffeeklatsch (meet the author) - Sun Feb 14, 9am - Sarah Beth Durst
  • Autographing - Sun Feb 14, 10am - Sarah Beth Durst
  • Reading for Kids - Sun Feb 14, 11am - Sarah Beth Durst
  • Panel - Sun Feb 14, 1pm - Bruce Coville, Michael J. Daley, Sarah Beth Durst, Margaret Ronald, Navah Wolfe - "Why Adults Love YA"

March 12, 2010 (Friday)
Rocky Point Middle School - School Visit (Read trip report)
76 Rocky Point-Yaphank Road, Rocky Point, NY

March 19, 2010 (Friday) at 2:10pm
New York Public Library - NYC Teen Author Festival Symposium (Read trip report)
South Court, Fifth Avenue at 42nd Street, New York, NY

  • Panel - Fri March 19, 2:10pm - Judy Blundell, Sarah Beth Durst, Lauren McLaughlin, Diana Peterfreund, Sara Shepard, Maggie Stiefvater, Robin Wasserman - "Using Genre to Tell the True Story of Adolescence"

March 21, 2010 (Sunday) at 2:45pm
Books of Wonder - NYC Teen Author Festival Signing
18 West 18th Street, New York, NY

March 25, 2010 (Thursday) at 9am
Charles S. Rusche Middle School - Virtual Visit
18654 Mentmore Blvd., Land O'Lakes, FL

March 26-28, 2010 (Friday - Sunday)
I-Con 2010
Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY

  • Reception - Fri March 26, 8pm - "Meet the Pros(e)"
  • Reading - Sun March 28, 12pm
  • Panel - Sun March 28, 2pm - "Varieties of Writing"

March 31, 2010 (Wednesday) at 9:15am
Randall Middle School - Virtual Visit
Route 5, 16510 Fishhawk Boulevard, Lithia, FL

April 16, 2010 (Friday) at 12:45pm
Stony Brook University - Coffee with the Arts
Career Center, W0550 Frank Melville Jr. Memorial Library, Stony Brook, NY

May 6, 2010 (Thursday) at 11am
Boston Authors Club Award Ceremony (Read trip report)
Boston Public Library, 700 Boylston Street, Copley Square, Boston, MA

May 13-16, 2010
Nebula Awards Weekend (Read trip report)
Cocoa Beach Hilton, Cape Canaveral, FL

May 19, 2010 (Wednesday) at 7pm
North Babylon Public Library - Writing Workshop
815 Deer Park Avenue, North Babylon, NY

May 25-27, 2010 (Tuesday - Thursday)
BookExpo America (BEA) 2010 (Read trip report)
Jacob Javits Convention Center, New York, NY

July 21, 2010 (Wednesday) at 7:30pm
Bay Shore - Brightwaters Public Library - Writing Workshop
One South County Road, Brightwaters, NY

October 7, 2010 (Thursday) from 6-8pm
Books of Wonder - Fantasy for Teens Reading/Signing with Cinda Williams Chima, Yvonne Woon, and Sarah Beth Durst (Read trip report)
18 West 18th Street, New York, NY

October 23, 2010 (Saturday) from 10:45am-2pm
Girls Write Now - Guest Speaker (Read trip report)
247 West 37th Street, New York, NY

October 26, 2010 (Tuesday) and November 9, 2010 (Tuesday) at 7:30pm
Bay Shore - Brightwaters Public Library - 2-Part Visit & Writing Workshop
One South County Road, Brightwaters, NY

October 28-31, 2010 (Thursday - Sunday)
World Fantasy Convention 2010 - Reading 5:30pm Friday (Read trip report)
Hyatt Regency Columbus, 350 North High Street, Columbus, OH

November 3, 2010 (Wednesday) from 6-7:30pm
New York Public Library - Teen Author Reading Night with Rachel Cohn, David Levithan, Sarah Beth Durst, Lauren Henderson, Barry Lyga, Lena Roy, Kieran Scott, and Scott Westerfeld
Jefferson Market Branch, 425 6th Ave (at 10th St), New York, NY

November 7, 2010 (Sunday) at 2pm
Book Revue - Reading/Signing (Read trip report)
313 New York Avenue, Huntington NY

November 26, 2010 (Friday) at 1pm
Borders - Meriden - Signing
470 Lewis Avenue, Meriden, CT

November 27, 2010 (Saturday) at 3pm
Borders - Stony Brook - Signing
2130 Nesconset Highway, Stony Brook, NY

December 1, 2010 (Wednesday) at 6:30pm
Barnes & Noble - Princeton
Princeton Marketfair, 3535 US Route 1, Princeton, NJ

December 9, 2010 (Thursday) at 5pm
League of Women Voters of Smithtown - Guest Speaker
Mills Pond House, 660 Route 25A, St. James, NY

January 5, 2011 (Wednesday) at 1:20pm
Floral Park-Bellerose Schools - Virtual School Visit
2 Larch Avenue, Floral Park, NY

February 11, 2011 (Friday) from 7-9pm
Voracious Reader - "Will You Be My Paranormal Valentine?" Author Event with Shannon Delany, Sarah Beth Durst, Cynthia Lietich-Smith, Daniel Nayeri, Jen Nadol
1997 Palmer Avenue, Larchmont, NY

March 20, 2011 (Sunday) at 3:15pm
Books of Wonder - NYC Teen Author Festival Signing
18 West 18th Street, New York, NY

April 10, 2011 (Sunday)
Suffolk County School Library Media Association - Guest Author
Bay Shore, NY

May 14, 2011 (Saturday) from 11am-1pm
Northborough Free Library - Children's Room Celebration (Read trip report)
34 Main Street, Northborough, MA

June 28, 2011 (Tuesday) from 7-8pm
Marathon County Public Library - Virtual Visit
300 N 1st Street, Wausau, WI

August 14, 2011 (Sunday) from 2:30-5:30pm
East Hampton Library Children's Fair
159 Main Street, East Hampton, NY

September 7, 2011 (Wednesday) from 6-7:30pm
New York Public Library - Teen Author Reading Night with Coe Booth, Sarah Beth Durst, Paul Griffin, Jeff Hirsch, David Levithan, Jonathan Farmer, Jon Skovron, and Adrienne Vrettos
Jefferson Market Branch, 425 6th Ave (at 10th St), New York, NY

October 6, 2011 (Thursday) at 11am
The Center for Fiction - KidsRead Earthsea
17 E. 47th Street, New York, NY

October 20, 2011 (Thursday)
The Center for Fiction - Earthsea Group Read
17 E. 47th Street, New York, NY

October 21, 2011 (Friday)
Fort Madison Middle/Senior High School - Virtual Visit
Fort Madison, IA

October 22, 2011 (Saturday) from 12-2pm
Books of Wonder - Fantastic Fiction Reading/Signing with Sarah Beth Durst, Alison Goodman, Jeff Hirsch, Jon Skovron, Scott Westerfeld, Maryrose Wood, and Gabrielle Zevin
18 West 18th Street, New York, NY

October 27-30, 2011 (Thursday - Sunday)
World Fantasy Convention 2011 - Panel "Ageless Literature" on Friday at 4pm with William Alexander, Sarah Beth Durst, Rachel Neumeier, Sarah Prineas, and Ruth Sanderson
Town and Country Resort & Conference Center, 500 Hotel Circle North, San Diego, CA

November 29, 2011 (Tuesday)
North Country Road Middle School - School Visit
191 North Country Road, Miller Place, NY

March 16-18, 2012 (Friday - Sunday)
Lunacon
Hilton Rye Town, Rye, NY

  • Reading - Sat March 17, 12pm
  • Panel - Sat March 17, 1pm - "What's Hot - Young Adult"
  • Panel - Sat March 17, 5pm - "The Future of Suburbs"
  • Panel - Sun March 18, 2pm - "What Makes YA, YA?"

March 28, 2012 (Wednesday) at 6-8pm
NYC Teen Author Festival - Panel "Things Fall Apart" with Anna Carey, Sarah Beth Durst, Anne Heltzel, Jeff Hirsch, Andy Marino, Lauren McLaughlin, Lissa Price, Chris Shoemaker, and Jon Skovron
New York Public Library (Bergen Forum), Fifth Avenue at 42nd Street, New York, NY

April 1, 2012 (Sunday) at 1:00-1:45pm
Books of Wonder - NYC Teen Author Festival Signing
18 West 18th Street, New York, NY

April 28, 2012 (Saturday)
Authors Unlimited
St. Joseph's College, 155 W Roe Blvd, Patchogue, NY

June 5-6, 2012 (Tuesday - Wednesday)
BookExpo America (BEA) 2012 - Autographing at 2pm Wednesday, booth #3591
Jacob Javits Convention Center, New York, NY

September 7-9, 2012 (Friday to Sunday)
Southern Independent Booksellers Alliance (SIBA) Trade Show 2012
Late Night Readings - Fri Sept 7, 9:30-10:30pm
Naples Grande Beach Resort, 475 Seagate Drive, Naples, FL

September 12, 2012 (Wednesday) from 6-7:30pm
New York Public Library - Teen Author Reading Night with Tara Altebrando, Libba Bray, Sarah Beth Durst, Gordon Korman, David Levithan, and Kate Milford
Jefferson Market Branch, 425 6th Ave (at 10th St), New York, NY

September 22, 2012 (Saturday) from 12-2pm
Books of Wonder - Reading/Signing with Sarah Beth Durst, Karsten Knight, Malinda Lo, and Jessica Shirvington
18 West 18th Street, New York, NY

September 23, 2012 (Sunday) at 2pm MDT
The Word on the Street Lethbridge Book Festival - Virtual Visit
Lethbridge, Canada

September 28-30, 2012 (Friday to Sunday)
Baltimore Book Festival
Mt. Vernon Place, Baltimore, MD

  • Panel - Fri Sept 28, 6pm in the Children's Bookstore Tent - Michael Buckley, Ellen Datlow, Sarah Beth Durst, Jessica Day George, Adam Gidwitz, Shannon Hale - "Once Upon a Slightly Different Time: Fairy Tales Retold"
  • Panel - Sun Sept 30, 1pm at SFWA Pavilion - Don Sakers, Sarah Beth Durst, Jack McDevitt, and Alethea Kontis - "Where did that come from?"
  • Reading - Sun Sept 30, 3pm at SFWA Pavilion - Cat Rambo, Raul Kanakai, Sarah Beth Durst, Andrew J. Fox, and Brandi Tarvin

September 29, 2012 (Saturday)
New Atlantic Independent Booksellers Association (NAIBA) Fall Conference
Hyatt Regency Crystal City, 2799 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, VA

  • Signing - Sat Sept 29, 5pm
  • Author Reception - Sat Sept 29, 9:30-11pm

October 13, 2012 (Saturday)
New York Comic Con
Javits Center, New York, NY

  • Signing - Sat Oct 13, 11:45am-12:45pm at Autographing Tables 2, 3, and 4
  • Panel - Sat Oct 13, 5:15-6:15pm - Joanne Bertin, Peter Brett, Rae Carson, Peter Lerangis, Steve Bein, Ellen Oh, Sarah Beth Durst, Nils Johnson-Shelton, Matt Myklusch - "Hero's Quest: Swords & Sorcery in Fantasy Fiction"

October 15, 2012 (Monday) at 7-8pm
Northport Public Library
151 Laurel Avenue, Northport, NY

October 18, 2012 (Thursday) at 4-7pm
Long Island School Media Association - Workshop
Garden City High School Library Media Center, 170 Rockaway Avenue, Garden City, NY

November 1-4, 2012 (Thursday - Sunday)
World Fantasy Convention
Toronto, Canada

  • Panel - Fri Nov 2, 10am - Sarah Beth Durst, Nalo Hopkinson, Tanya Huff, Michell Plested, Patrick Weekes - "Humour in Horror and Fantasy"

December 4, 2012 (Tuesday) at 7pm
Floral Park Memorial READS
Floral Park, NY

March 22, 2013 (Friday)
New York Public Library - NYC Teen Author Festival Symposium
5th Avenue at 42nd Street, New York, NY (Bergen Forum, 2nd floor)

  • 4:10pm Panel - "That's So Nineteenth Century" with Sharon Cameron, Sarah Beth Durst, Leanna Renee Hieber, Stephanie Strohm, and Suzanne Weyn
  • 4:40pm Panel - "Alternate World vs. Imaginary World" with Sarah Beth Durst, Jeff Hirsch, Emmy Laybourne, Lauren Miller, E.C. Myers, Diana Peterfreund, Chris Shoemaker, and Mary Thompson

March 24, 2013 (Sunday) at 1:00-1:45pm
Books of Wonder - NYC Teen Author Festival Signing
18 West 18th Street, New York, NY

May 16-19, 2013 (Thursday - Sunday)
Nebula Awards Weekend
San Jose Hilton, 300 Almaden Boulevard, San Jose, CA

  • Fri 5/17, 5:30-7:30pm - Mass Autograph Session
  • Sat 5/18, 2:00-3:15pm - Panel "Writing for Young Adults" with Leah Bobet, Sarah Beth Durst, Steven Gould, and Eugene Myers

May 29-June 1, 2013 (Wednesday - Saturday)
BookExpo America (BEA)
Jacob Javits Convention Center, New York, NY

  • Fri 5/31, 11:00-11:30am - Signing at SFWA booth #2625
  • Sat 6/1, 12:00-12:30pm - Panel "Meet the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America" with Sarah Beth Durst, Laura Anne Gilman, Leanna Renee Hieber, and Jeri Smith-Ready at the Midtown Stage

August 20, 2013 (Tuesday) at 4pm Central Time
Montgomery County Book Festival - Virtual Visit
Montgomery County, TX

September 7, 2013 (Saturday) from 1-3pm
Books of Wonder - Reading/Signing with Kristi Cook, Sarah Beth Durst, Kit Grindstaff, Jonathan Maberry, Phoebe North, and Nancy Ohlin
18 West 18th Street, New York, NY

October 2, 2013 (Wednesday) from 6-7:30pm
New York Public Library - Teen Author Reading Night with Kate Brian, Zoraida Cordova, Jocelyn Davies, Sarah Beth Durst, Jennifer Hubbard, Kass Morgan, Emil Ostrovski, Allyson Schrier, and Jon Skovron
Jefferson Market Branch, 425 6th Ave (at 10th St), New York, NY

October 6, 2013 (Sunday) from 2-4pm
Booktrader of Hamilton - Reading/Signing
2421 Nottingham Way, Mercerville, NJ

October 13, 2013 (Sunday) at 4pm
Oblong Books & Music - Hudson Valley YA Society Event with Sarah Beth Durst, Carol Goodman, Jeff Hirsch, and Dan Krokos
6422 Montgomery Street, Rhinebeck, NY

November 2, 2013 (Saturday) at 4:40pm (Central Time)
Pflugerville Public Library - Virtual Visit
1008 W. Pfluger Street, Pflugerville, TX

February 14-16, 2014 (Friday to Sunday)
Boskone 2014
Westin Boston Waterfront, 425 Summer St., Boston, MA

  • Panel - Friday 6:00-6:50pm - "The Art of Writing Young Adult" with Anna Davis, Sarah Beth Durst, Jack M. Haringa, Julia Rios, and Jane Yolen
  • Reading - Friday 7:30-7:55pm - Sarah Beth Durst
  • Panel - Saturday 12:00-12:50pm - "Writers on Writing: Character Versus Characterization" with Jeffrey A. Carver, Sarah Beth Durst, Greer Gilman, Steve Miller, and Steven Sawicki
  • Panel - Saturday 3:00-3:50pm - "The Light Fantastic" with Sarah Beth Durst, Mary Kay Kare, Bob Kuhn, Tom Shippey, and Erin Underwood
  • Panel - Saturday 4:00-4:50pm - "Magicians in Society" with Sarah Beth Durst, Greer Gilman, Nancy Holder, Scott Lynch, and Tom Shippey
  • Book Launch Party - Saturday 7:50-9:00pm
  • Panel - Sunday 11:00-11:50am - "A Literary Wonderland" with Sarah Beth Durst, Craig Shaw Gardner, Theodora Goss, Seanan McGuire, and Jane Yolen
  • Autographing - Sunday 2:00-2:50pm - Sarah Beth Durst

March 13-14, 2014 (Thursday to Friday)
PLA 2014 Conference
Indiana Convention Center, 100 S. Capitol Avenue, Indianapolis, IN

March 22, 2014 (Saturday) from 1:10pm to 2:10pm
New York Public Library - NYC Teen Author Festival Symposium
5th Avenue at 42nd Street, New York, NY (Bergen Forum)

  • 1:10pm Panel - "What's the Worst Thing That Could Happen?" with Jessica Brody, Frankie Brown, Sarah Beth Durst, T. M. Goeglein, Jeff Hirsch, Lucas Klauss, Emmy Laybourne, Alex London, and Cristin Terrill

April 5, 2014 (Saturday)
BAM (Books, Authors & More) - Virtual Visit
Zion-Benton Public Library, 2400 Gabriel Ave, Zion, IL

May 20, 2014 (Tuesday) at 11am
Florida Virtual School - Virtual Visit

May 29-31, 2014 (Thursday to Saturday)
BookExpo America (BEA) 2014
Jacob Javits Convention Center, New York, NY

  • Thurs 5/29, 2:30-3:00pm - Autographing at SFWA booth #2561
  • Fri 5/30, 10-11am - Autographing at Harlequin booth #3038

August 13, 2014 (Wednesday) at 7pm
Syosset Public Library - Speaker at Adult Summer Reading Club Wrap-Up Party
225 South Oyster Bay Road, Syosset, NY

October 17, 2014 (Friday) from 6 to 8pm
Books of Wonder - Fantastic Teen Reads with Sarah Beth Durst, Amy Ewing, Avery Hastings, Barry Lyga, and Neal Shusterman
18 West 18th Street, New York, NY

November 6-9, 2014 (Thursday to Sunday)
World Fantasy Convention
Hyatt Regency Crystal City, 2799 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, VA

  • Fri 11/7, 2-3pm - "Beyond Rebellion in Young Adult Fantasy" Panel with Gail Carriger, Sarah Beth Durst, Steven Gould, and Ysabeau Wilce
  • Fri 11/7, 8-11pm - Mass Autograph Session

December 3, 2014 (Wednesday) from 6 to 7:30pm
New York Public Library - Teen Author Reading Night with Anna Carey, Sarah Beth Durst, Margaret Gurevich, Daphne Grab, Claire Legrand, Stephanie Perkins, Kieran Scott, and Rebecca Serle
Jefferson Market Branch, 425 6th Ave (at 10th St), New York, NY

March 9, 2015 (Monday) at 7:20pm
Wellesley Free Library - Virtual Visit
530 Washington Street, Wellesley, MA

March 10, 2015 (Tuesday) at 6:30pm (Central Time)
Round Rock Public Library - Virtual Visit
216 E. Main Street, Round Rock, TX

March 21, 2015 (Saturday) from 4:10pm to 5:00pm
New York Public Library - NYC Teen Author Festival Symposium
5th Avenue at 42nd Street, New York, NY (Bartos Forum)

  • 4:10pm Panel - "Creating Strong Characters" with Sarah Beth Durst, TM Goeglein, Elizabeth Kiem, Kieran Scott, Jessica Spotswood, Robin Talley, Sandra Waugh, and Terra Elan McVoy

March 22, 2015 (Sunday) at 1:30-2:00pm
Books of Wonder - NYC Teen Author Festival Signing
18 West 18th Street, New York, NY

April 17, 2015 (Friday)
Sewanhaka High School - School Visit
500 Tulip Avenue, Floral Park, NY

May 27-29, 2014 (Wednesday to Friday)
BookExpo America (BEA) 2015
Jacob Javits Convention Center, New York, NY

  • Fri 5/29, 10:00-10:30am - Autographing at Table 11

October 8-11, 2015 (Thursday to Saturday)
New York Comic Con 2015
Javits Center, New York, NY

  • Panel - Thurs Oct 8, 4:15-5:15pm - Bradley Beaulieu, Zac Brewer, Sarah Beth Durst, Eleanor Herman, Naomi Novik, David Pomerico, Sam Sykes - "Fantasy Draft League"
  • Autographing - Thurs Oct 8, 5:30-6:30pm

November 5-8, 2015 (Thursday to Sunday)
World Fantasy Convention 2015
The Saratoga Hilton, 534 Broadway, Saratoga Springs, NY

  • Mass Autographing - Fri Nov 6, 8pm
  • Panel - Sat Nov 7, 11am - Leah Bobet, Stephen R. Donaldson, Sarah Beth Durst, Janeen Webb, Chelsea Quinn Yarbro - "The Quest is Dead, Long Live the Quest?"

November 14, 2015 (Saturday) from 1pm to 3pm
Book Launch Party for The Girl Who Could Not Dream
with special guest emcee Bruce Coville!
Books of Wonder
18 West 18th Street, New York, NY

April 16, 2016 (Saturday)
Authors Unlimited 2016
St. Joseph's College, 155 W Roe Blvd, Patchogue, NY

May 1, 2016 (Sunday) at 11am
New York Public Library - Children's Book Week Kick-Off Event
Jefferson Market Branch, 425 6th Ave (at 10th St), New York, NY

June 3, 2016 (Friday)
Greely Middle School - Skype Visit
351 Tuttle Road, Cumberland, ME

June 11, 2016 (Saturday) at noon
Barnes & Noble - Teen Book Fest
Smith Haven Mall, 600 Smith Haven Mall, Lake Grove, NY

June 12, 2016 (Sunday) at 2pm
Barnes & Noble - Writing Workshop
Smith Haven Mall, 600 Smith Haven Mall, Lake Grove, NY

August 7, 2016 (Sunday)
Queens Book Festival
Kaufman Astoria Studios, 34-12 36th St, Astoria, NY

  • 11am Panel: "Start Them Young - The Evolution of Children and Young Adult Literature" with Marina Budhos, Sarah Beth Durst, Zetta Elliot, Denise Patrick, and Stacy Whitman

August 18-21, 2016 (Thursday to Sunday)
World Science Fiction Convention 2016
Kansas City, MO

  • Fri Aug 19, 10am Panel: "Latchkey Kids in Fiction" with Tina Connolly, Sarah Beth Durst, Tamora Pierce, James Van Pelt, and Edward Willett
  • Fri Aug 19, 2pm Reading: Sarah Beth Durst
  • Fri Aug 19, 3pm Panel: "Raising the Stakes in Middle Grade Fiction" with Sage Blackwood, Adam-Troy Castro, Sarah Beth Durst, and Christine Taylor-Butler
  • Fri Aug 19, 5pm Panel: "The Evolution of Epic Fantasy" with Sarah Beth Durst, Kate Elliott, Tessa Gratton, Anna Kashina, and Stina Leicht
  • Sat Aug 20, 10am Panel: "The 'One True Love' Narrative Trap in Young Adult Fiction... and How to Smash It!" with Sarah Beth Durst, Tessa Gratton, Darlene Marshall, Denise Grover Swank, and Peadar O Guilin
  • Sat Aug 20, 5pm Autographing: Sarah Beth Durst, Arnie Fenner, Jerry Pournelle, Cerese Rennie Murphy, John Scalzi, Ferrett Steinmetz, and Michelle (Sagara) West

September 2-5, 2016 (Friday to Monday)
Dragon Con 2016
Atlanta, GA

  • Fri Sept 2, 2:30pm Panel: "Female Friendships in YA" with Sarah Beth Durst, S. Usher Evans, Janine Spendlove, and Fran Wilde (in A707 - Marriott)
  • Fri Sept 2, 5:30pm Reading (in Edgewood - Hyatt)
  • Sun Sept 4, 11:30am Autographing (in International Hall South - Marriott)
  • Sun Sept 4, 2:30pm Panel: "YA Publishing Tips & Tricks" with Lou Anders, Sarah Beth Durst, Moe Ferrara, AJ Hartley, and Catherine M. Scully (in A707 - Marriott)

September 3, 2016 (Saturday)
Decatur Book Festival
Decatur, GA

  • Sat Sept 3, 5:30-6:15pm Panel: "Dark Fantasies" with Lila Bowen (Delilah Dawson), Sarah Beth Durst, and V.E. Schwab
  • Signing after panel

September 18, 2016 (Sunday)
Brooklyn Book Festival
Brooklyn, NY

  • Sun Sept 18, 3pm Panel: "The Art of Survival in Imaginary Worlds" with Robert Jackson Bennett, Sarah Beth Durst, and N.K. Jemisin, moderated by Alice Sola Kim (on the North Stage)
  • Signing after panel

September 24, 2016 (Saturday)
Princeton Children's Book Festival 2016
65 Witherspoon Street, Princeton, NJ

September 25, 2016 (Sunday)
Baltimore Book Festival 2016
Baltimore Inner Harbor, Baltimore, MD

  • Sun Sept 25, 11am Panel: "Worldbuilding for Science Fiction & Fantasy" with Brenda W. Clough, Lara Elena Donnelly, Sarah Beth Durst, Carolyn Ives Gilman, Anna Kashina, and Fran Wilde
  • Sun Sept 25, 12pm Panel: "Beyond the Hunger Games: YA SF & Fantasy" with Cinda Williams Chima, Leah Cypess, Sarah Beth Durst, Kristen Lippert-Martin, Lois Metzger, and Rysa Walker
  • Sun Sept 25, 2pm Panel: "Plucky, Snarky, & Sweet: Memorable Girl Characters in YA" with Cinda Williams Chima, Leah Cypess, Sarah Beth Durst, Justina Ireland, Lois Metzger, and Rysa Walker
  • Sun Sept 25, 3pm Autographing: Leah Cypess and Sarah Beth Durst
  • Sun Sept 25, 4pm Panel: "Beyond Game of Thrones" with Ann Chatham, Leah Cypess, Sarah Beth Durst, Jeremy M. Gottwig, Richard Groller, and Mark Tompkins

October 6, 2016 (Thursday)
New York Comic Con
Jacob Javits Convention Center, New York, NY

  • Thurs Oct 6, 2:15pm Panel: "Villain Squad: Villains and Anti-Heroes in Literature" with Scott Bergstrom, Nick Cutter, Sarah Beth Durst, Melissa Grey, Eleanor Herman, and V.E. Schwab
  • Thurs Oct 6, 3:30-4:30pm Panel Signing

October 7-9, 2016 (Friday to Sunday)
Capclave 2016 - Guest of Honor
Hilton Washington DC North / Gaithersburg, 620 Perry Parkway, Gaithersburg, MD

  • Fri Oct 7, 6pm Reading: Sarah Beth Durst
  • Fri Oct 7, 7pm Fast Forward TV Interviews Guest of Honor Sarah Beth Durst
  • Fri Oct 7, 9pm Panel: "Two Worlds: Writing YA Fiction Vs. Writing Adult Fiction" with Jack Campbell / John G. Hemry, Sarah Beth Durst, and Jon Skovron
  • Sat Oct 8, 10am Panel: "Tap That Muse: Where Ideas Come From" with Jeanne Adams, Sarah Beth Durst, Barbara Krasnoff, J.J. Smith, and Ian Randal Strock
  • Sat Oct 8, 2pm Guest of Honor Interview: Sarah Beth Durst, interviewed by Jon Skovron
  • Sat Oct 8, 3pm Panel: "World Creation and Maintenance" with Ann Chatham, Sarah Beth Durst, Victoria Janssen, and Lawrence M. Schoen
  • Sat Oct 8, 5pm Panel: "Ask the Authors" with Sarah Beth Durst, Edward M. Lerner, Sarah Pinsker, Tim Powers, and Bud Sparhawk
  • Sat Oct 8, 7:30pm Mass Autograph Session
  • Sun Oct 9, 10am Panel: "They Made Me Hate Them" with Sarah Avery, Brenda W. Clough, Sarah Beth Durst, Kelly Dwyer, and Steven H. Wilson
  • Sun Oct 9, 2pm Panel: "Matching Your Idea with Plot and Character" with Leah Cypess, Sarah Beth Durst, L. Jagi Lamplighter, and Allen L. Wold

October 11, 2016 (Tuesday) at 12:30pm
Woodstock High School - Skype Visit
2010 Towne Lake Hills South Drive, Woodstock, GA

October 13, 2016 (Thursday) at noon
Thalberg Elementary School - Skype Visit
145 Dunham Street, Southington, CT

October 22, 2016 (Saturday)
Celebrate the Book
Bosler Memorial Library, 158 W. High Street, Carlisle, PA

  • 10am-2pm Meet the Authors
  • 11am Panel Discussion with Martina Boone, Zoraida Cordova, Sarah Beth Durst, Jeff Hirsch, Diana Peterfreund, and Victoria Scott

October 27-30, 2016 (Thursday to Sunday)
World Fantasy Convention 2016
Hyatt Regency Columbus, 350 N High St, Columbus, OH

  • Fri Aug 28, 8-11pm Mass Autograph Session
  • Sat Aug 29, 2pm Panel: "Middle grade fantasy after Harry Potter" with Jane Yolen, Nina Kiriki Hoffman, Delia Sherman, and Sarah Beth Durst

February 17-19, 2017 (Friday to Sunday)
Boskone 2017
Westin Waterfront Hotel, 425 Summer St, Boston, MA

  • Fri Feb 17, 6-7pm Panel: "The Harry Potter Effect" with Emma Caywood, Sarah Beth Durst, Flourish Klink, John P. Murphy, and Victoria Sandbrook
  • Fri Feb 17, 9-10pm Panel: "Hard to Be a Hero" with Ada Palmer, Sarah Beth Durst, Richard R. Horton, David McDonald, and Margaret Ronald
  • Sat Feb 18, 11-12pm Autographing with Daniel M. Kimmel, Sarah Beth Durst, Teresa Nielsen Hayden, and Pau Tremblay
  • Sat Feb 18, 1-2pm Kaffeeklatsch with Sarah Beth Durst
  • Sat Feb 18, 3-4pm Panel: "Design Your Own Mythology" with Elizabeth Bear, Debra Doyle, Sarah Beth Durst, Esther Friesner, and Greer Gilman
  • Sun Feb 19, 11:30-12pm Reading: Sarah Beth Durst

April 21, 2017 (Friday)
Texas Library Association (TLA) 2017
San Antonio, TX

  • Fri Apr 21, 10:00-11:00am Signing in the HarperCollins booth for The Queen of Blood
  • Fri Apr 21, 1:30-2:30pm Panel: "YA Authors Writing for Adults" with Sarah Beth Durst, Amita Trasi, and David Williams
  • Fri Apr 21, 2:30pm Book Signing (immediately following panel) for The Queen of Blood
  • Fri Apr 21, 3:15pm Book Signing in Author Signing Area for Journey Across the Hidden Islands

May 6, 2017 (Saturday)
Hudson Children's Book Festival
215 Harry Howard Avenue, Hudson, NY

  • 10am-3pm Festival
  • 12:30pm Reading from Roar and Sparkles Go to School in Read to Me Corner 2

May 8, 2017 (Monday) at 7pm (Central time)
Platteville Public Library - Skype Visit
65 S. Elm Street, Platteville, WI

 



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