On Saturday, April 4, at 9 AM the Ontario City Library will host the 10th Annual Ontario Teen Book Fest – where teens and books meet. Attendees will have the opportunity to meet 17 of today’s best young adult authors through a series of keynote presentations, breakout sessions, and more. The event will kick off with three keynote speakers and continue into the afternoon with multiple breakout sessions.
Keynotes will feature critically acclaimed authors Laurie Halse Anderson (“Shout’), Maurene Goo (“Somewhere Only We Know”), and Romina Russell (“Lobizona”). Daniel Acosta, Julie Berry, Barbara Bottner, Jessica Brody, Traci Chee, Jeff Garvin, Adalyn Grace, Catherine Linka, Aminah Mae Safi, Anna-Marie McLemore and Misa Sugiura are among the authors that will be participating in this event. Also appearing at the event are Nicole Maggi (What They Don’t Know, Robin Reul (My Kind of Crazy), and Sara Santana (The Awakened Duology) who will moderate breakout panels throughout the day. An all author book signing will take place at 3:15 PM Books will be available for purchase through Once Upon a Time Book Store who will be selling books all day.
This event will take place in the Colony High Auditorium on the campus of Colony High School located at 3850 E. Riverside Drive. Doors open at 9 AM. This program is free to all ages. For more information please call 909-395-2225.