Meet Jason Reynolds, Dana Mele, & More This Week (YA Book Events 2/26-3/4)

There aren’t a lot of events happening this week but they’re all great. Check out the full schedule of event below and make sure to follow YA Book Events NYC on Twitter to stay up to date with all the events happening around the city.

Monday, Feb. 26

PEN Out Loud feat. Jason Reynolds and Greg Pardlo at SubCulture (7-8 p.m.)

Join bestselling and multi-award winning author Jason Reynolds and Pulitzer Prize winning poet Greg Pardlo in conversation for the launch of the 2018 season of PEN Out Loud. Tickets are $15.

Tuesday, Feb. 27

Hope Nation Launch Event at The Strand (7-8 p.m.)

A panel of some of the most influential YA authors will discuss Hope Nation, an anthology that offers a guiding light to teens everywhere. Free event.

Wednesday, Feb. 28

Launching Dana Mele’s People Like Us at McNally Jackson Books (7 p.m.)

Join Dana Mele as she celebrates the releasee of her debut novel, People Like Us. Free event.

Hillary & Chelsea Clinton Are In Town! (YA Book Events 11/27-12/3)

Hi book lovers! I hope you all had a great holiday weekend. This week there aren’t that many events happening but the events that are happening this week are pretty great. Check out the full schedule below and make sure to follow YA Book Events on Twitter.

Wednesday, November 29

Children’s Book Signing with Secretary Hillary Rodham Clinton & Chelsea Clinton at The Strang (6-9 p.m.)

Join the Clinton’s as they sign copies of their books It Takes a Village, She Persisted, What Happened, and It’s Your World. You must purchase books from the store in order to be admitted. Click the link for ticket options.

Friday, December 1

The Polar Express Storytime at all Barnes & Noble (7 p.m.)

Visit your local Barnes & Noble to enjoy a read of the holiday classic, The Polar Express. After the reading there will be coloring and activities. Free event.

Saturday, December 2

Great Chapter Book Reads at Books of Wonder Uptown (3-5 p.m.)

Join Jay Cooper, Stuart Gibbs, Dan Poblocki, and Courtney Sheinmel as they introduce the latest additions to their middle grade series. Free event.

Jason Reynolds, Lauren Oliver & More Are In Town This Week (YA Book Events 10/23-10/29)

There are a lot of great events happening throughout New York City this week so let’s dive right in. Also, remember to follow YA Book Events NYC on Twitter in order to stay up to date with all the bookish events happening in NYC.


Monday, October 23

Jason Reynolds at BUILD Series NYC (4-4:30 p.m.)

National Book Award finalist and New York Times bestseller Jason Reynold’s will discuss his novel, Long Way Down. Free event; must register in advance.

Wednesday, October 25

Launch Event for Brooding YA Hero by Carrie Ann DiRisio at Books of Wonder (6-8 p.m.)

Meet Carrie Ann DiRisio, the mastermind behind the popular Brooding YA Hero Twitter account. Free event; light refreshments will be provided.

Lauren Oliver & Adam Silvera at The Strand (7-8 p.m.)

Join Lauren Oliver and Adam Silvera in the Strand’s Rare Book Room as they discuss their inspiration and new books. Free event; must purchase book for the signing.

Thursday, October 26

Meet Mother & Daughter Authors P.C. Cast & Kristin Cast at Books of Wonder (6-8 p.m.)

Join mother and daughter authors P.C. and Kristin Cast as they present their new books, Sun Warrior and Loved. Free event.

Friday, October 27

The Sidekicks at Barnes and Noble Tribeca (6 p.m.)

Enjoy a YA panel featuring Will Kostakis (The Sidekicks), Martin Wilson, and Lance Rubin. Free event.

Sunday, October 29

Great Middle Grade Reads at Books of Wonder (1-3 p.m.)

Readers can meet David Barclay Moore, Suzanne LaFleur, Kate Messner, and Jake Burt at this great middle grade panel. Free event.