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July 24, 2014 (4:00pm-5:00pm)

San Diego Comic Con: STOLEN Swag!

Mike and Mel will be giving out Heart of Dread: STOLEN swag at the Penguin booth #1028

July 25, 2014 (11:30am-12:230pm in Room: 24ABC)

San Diego Comic Con: Beyond the Page PANEL

Watching your favorite Science-Fiction and Fantasy stories come to life is a thrilling adventure; fiction is fabulous fodder for film and graphic tales make for great games. Books are often inspire multimedia projects that allow fans to fully immerse themselves in the interactive worlds authors have created. From books to movies to tv-shows and games, these tales resonate with fans beyond the pages of a novel. Join Melissa de la Cruz (The Ring and The Crown), James Frey (Endgame), Chris Weitz (The Young World), James Dashner, (Maze Runner & The Rule of Thoughts), Andrew Kaplan (Homeland), Fred Van Lente (Make Comics Like Pros) and James Silvani (Draw-a-sauras) as they discuss life as writers in the Digital Age and how technology has transformed both their projects and the publishing industry as a whole.
Moderator: Walter Jury, author of SCAN (Penguin)

SINGING to follow in room AA09 from 1:00pm-2:00pm

July 25, 2014 (4:00pm-5:00pm)

San Diego Comic Con:Witches of East End

Melissa will be signing copies the Witches of East End novels at the Hachette booth!
A limited number of Vampire of Manhattan books and dropcards will be available while supplies last!

July 26, 2014 (1:00pm-2:00pm in Room: 28DE)

San Diego Comic Con: Future Landscapes - Mike Johnston appearance

Descriptions: Whether it’s a dystopian society, the aftermath of an apocalypse, or an unknown intergalactic landing point, the way YA novels envision the future is often complex and layered with problems and untapped possibilities. Join a dynamic group of authors including: Emily Lloyd Jones, Romina Russell, Michael Johnston,Pierce Brown, Cam Baity, Benny Zelkowitcz, and Cecil Castellucci as they discuss how they create their worlds of tomorrow, the architecture and outlining involved, and what we learn about our contemporary selves as a result of these future landscapes.
Emily Lloyd Jones, ILLUSIVE
Romina Russell, author of ZODIAC
Michael Johnston, author of Heart of Dread: Frozen and Stolen
Pierce Brown, author of RED RISING
Cam Baity, Foundry’s Edge: Book of Ore
Benny Zelkowicz, Foundry’s Edge: Book of Ore
Charles Yu (How to Survive in a Science Fictional Universe)

SIGING to follow in room AA09 from 2:30-3:30pm