The Provo City Library is committed to bringing exciting, well-known and well-beloved authors to Utah Valley! Only the finest authors and illustrators in the publishing world are invited to speak at the Library as part of our AuthorLink series.
Join local author and illustrator Will Strong and the team from ThunderStone Books as they launch their first in a series of bilingual books for beginning language learners: MONKEY GAINS HIS POWERS and PICTURING CHINESE. There will be Chinese games, prizes, and more! This event is free; no tickets required. All ages invited.
Join local author and professor Chris Crowe as he discusses his new novel DEATH COMING UP THE HILL, a young adult novel set during the Vietnam war that touches on wars between nations and within families.
Join R.C. Lewis for the debut of her first YA novel, STITCHING SNOW, a sci-fi retelling of Snow White (published by Disney Hyperion). Lewis will be joined by Mindy McGinnis (NOT A DROP TO DRINK, IN A HANDFUL OF DUST), Peggy Eddleman (SKY JUMPERS, THE FORBIDDEN FLATS), Kate Karyus Quinn (ANOTHER LITTLE PIECE, (DON'T YOU) FORGET ABOUT ME), and Demitria Lunetta (IN THE AFTER, IN THE END) for this launch event.
Kiersten White is the NYT bestselling author of the PARANORMALCY trilogy and the MIND GAMES series, as well as several standalone novels. She has one tall husband and three small children and lives near the ocean, where her life is perfectly normal. Her newest book, ILLUSIONS OF FATE,will be released in September. She will be the featured guest at this year's Teen Book Fest.
Questions? Please contact the Community Relations Office at 801-852-7685.