Author Events

Upcoming events where I'll be speaking and signing books:

2013
January 23: Burbank High School; Burbank, CA
February 1: It Starts With Me: Creating a Community Without Bullying; San Luis Obispo, CA
February 6: Journey of Hope; Pismo Beach, CA
February 9: Dayton Ave. Presbyterian Church (Teens Know Best Author Series); St. Paul, MN; 1pm
February 22: Bloomfield Hills, MI
March 1: Fremd High School; Palatine, IL
March 21: Temescal Canyon High School; Lake Elsinore, CA
March 21-22: Huntington Beach Reads One Book; Huntington Beach, CA
April 1: Libertyville High School; Libertyville, IL
April 2: Grayslake Central High School; Grayslake, IL
April 6: Colorado Teen Literature Conference; Denver, CO
April 11: Skokie Public Library; Skokie, IL
April 19-20: Loudon County Public Library / It's All Write Contest ceremony; Leesburg, VA
April 27: SSL/NYLA Conference; Rochester, NY
May 19: Barnes and Noble - The Grove (with Jordanna Fraiberg and Lauren Miller); Los Angeles, CA; 2pm
May 23: Burges High School; El Paso, TX
June 11: Tuscarawas County Public Library; New Philadelphia, OH
September 13: Cornelia Connelly School; Anaheim, CA
September 20-22: SCBWI Midsouth Fall Conference; Nashville, TN
September 27: Two Rivers H.S. and Bonneville H.S.; UT
September 28: Utah Humanities Book Festival; Salt Lake City, UT; 1pm
October 12: Big Orange Book Festival; Orange, CA; YA panel - 3:45pm
October 15: Austintown and Poland Public Libraries; Youngstown/Mahoning County, OH
October 19: Washington Library Media Conference; Yakima, WA
October 24: Pittsburg High School - 13RW play; Pittsburg, KS
November 2: Day of Reading Conference; Chicago, IL

2014
February 4-5: Stevenson High School; Lincolnshire, IL
February 26: Atascadero High School; Atascadero, CA
March 3: Elizabeth Irwin High School; New York City, NY; 2pm (live webcast here)
March 9: Barnes and Noble - The Grove (with Lauren Oliver); Los Angeles, CA; 2pm
March 13: Ben Davis High School; Indianapolis, IN
March 20: Lake Placid Middle/High School; Lake Placid, NY
April 5: SCBWI California North/Central Conference; Citrus Heights, CA
April 10: Northern Kentucky University; Highland Heights, KY; 5pm
April 12: Montana Library Association Conference; Billings, MT
April 30: Cherokee High School; Canton, GA
May 17: Teen Book Festival; Rochester, NY
June 29: American Library Association; Las Vegas, NV
July 23-26: RWA conference; San Antonio, TX
October 7: Bensenville, IL
October 25: PCTELA conference; Pittsburgh, PA
November 8: TeenReaderCon; Clifton Park, NY

If you would like me to speak at your school during the 2014-2015 school year, I will be visiting schools in all 50 states for Penguin's 50 States Against Bullying book tour. Visit here to get your school on the schedule!

For any other engagements, including bookstores, libraries, writing conferences, or other gatherings, e-mail me at WriteJayAsher{at}aol.com with "Speaking Gig" in the subject line and we'll discuss details.