Jenny's Library

LA Times Festival of Books 2013: Day 2

Posted on: April 21, 2013

I got home much earlier and slightly less tired than yesterday, but I also have an outline due to my professor in about two and a half hours, so for tonight you still get just some quick stats.

Panels attended:

  • Fiction: There Be Dragons! with Marie Brennan, Raymond E. Feist, Robin Hobb, and moderated by Noelene Clark
  • Young Adult Fiction: Love and Vengence, Real and Unreal with Melissa de la Cruz, Maureen Johnson, Katherine Marsh, Lisa McMann, and moderated by Ransom Riggs

Books bought:

  • Madness Underneath by Maureen Johnson
  • Lock and Key by Sarah Dessen
  • Orange Pear Apple Bear by Emily Gravett
  • Not a Box by Antoinette Portis
  • The Wild Girls by Pat Murphy
  • Warrior by Marie Brennan
  • ttfn by Lauren Myracle
  • Snow by Nancy Elizabeth Wallace
  • Sniff! by Matthew Van Fleet
  • Don’t Let the Pigeon Stay Up Late by Mo Willems
  • Presiona Aqui by Herve Tullet
  • Good Egg by Barney Saltzburg
  • Baby Colors by Rachel Hale

Books signed:

  • Madness Underneath by Maureen Johnson
  • Lock and Key by Sarah Dessen
  • Orange Pear Apple Bear by Emily Gravett
  • Not a Box by Antoinette Portis
  • Whatever Happened to Goodbye by Sarah Dessen
  • A Wrinkle in Time Graphic Novel by Hope Larson
  • Warrior by Marie Brennan

Books from those two lists that you all should read:

  • Orange Pear Apple Bear by Emily Gravett
  • Not a Box by Antoinette Portis
  • Presiona Aqui by Herve Tullet  (or the original French version, titled Un Livre, or the English translation, titled Press Here, or really any other translation you wish)

Miles spent on mass transit instead of in my car: 114.2

Miles walked: less than yesterday, but still quite a lot.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: