I haven’t been to many book-related events or author signings, but I’m hoping that in time, this list will grow substantially! I have a lot of things planned for the near future, so keep an eye out for updates!
To find out about authors I met at events and other highlights (including the link to a recap if I’ve posted about the event here on the blog!), click the toggle next to each event to expand and read more.
LeakyCon, July 14-18, 2011 — Orlando, FL
Authors I Met: Maureen Johnson
Other Cool People I Met: Team StarKid, Hank Green
Highlights: Seeing the final Harry Potter movie the day before its release (with a theater full of follow Potterheads, at that) and sharing my love of the boy wizard with so many people!
A Celebration of Harry Potter, January 24-26, 2014 — Orlando, FL
Authors I Met: N/A
Other Cool People I Met: Kazu Kibuishi, the artist responsible for the amazing new Harry Potter covers–and I did admire several Harry Potter cast members from afar!
Highlights: Getting an exclusive in-progress glimpse of the Diagon Alley expansion of the theme park at Islands of Adventure, being “sorted” by the Sorting Hat, viewing movie props in person, and seeing Matthew Lewis, James and Oliver Phelps, Evanna Lynch, Devon Murray, and Mark Williams at the Harry Potter Film Tribute!