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News

May 31, 2016

JOIN ME FOR A WEEKEND OF BARNES & NOBLE B-FEST!!!

B-Fest

Happening in Stores Nationwide June 10–12

This June, hundreds of authors will appear at Barnes & Noble stores nationwide for B-Fest™ and I’m going to be one of them! B-Fest is a three-day event celebrating the best books for teens. Join us for the biggest weekend of author events in B&N history, plus trivia, exciting sweepstakes, giveaways (while supplies last), and more. Be the first to sample upcoming teen novels, take part in games, and discover great new reads. Follow along with the fun at #BFestBuzz!

Here’s more about my schedule…

*Friday, June 10 at 6 PM:

Barnes & Noble Newburgh 1245 Route 300, Newburgh, NY 12550  845.567.0782  BN.com

How to Get Published: Step-by-Step Join Kimberly Sabatini, YA author of Touching the Surface, for an insider’s look into writing for kids and teens. Kim will walk you through her journey—rough draft to publication—while also answering your questions about the writing process, agents, publishers, marketing and more. If you’re interested in writing for children and don’t know where to start, or you need help moving to the next level, please join her for B-FEST. Click here for the whole weekend schedule.

*Saturday, June 11 at 1 PM:

Barnes & Noble (Poughkeepsie, NY) 2518 South Rd, Poughkeepsie, New York 12601

Do you have a reader at home, who loves to write and might like to be an author someday? Bring them to see me at B-FEST at 1pm on Saturday June 11th at the Poughkeepsie Barnes & Noble. I’ll be sharing my insights on writing, agents and publishing. I can answer your questions about how to get started or where to go next on your current project. I’ll also be signing copies of TOUCHING THE SURFACE while I’m there. I love talking about anything involving YA Books–so stop by and we’ll hang out! RSVP and stay up to date for the Poughkeepsie event here!

*Sunday, June 12 at 3 PM:

Barnes and Noble (Mohegan Lake) 3089 East Main Street Mohegan Lake, NY 10547

Do you have a reader at home, who loves to write and might like to be an author someday? Bring them to see me at B-FEST at 1pm on Saturday June 11th at the Poughkeepsie Barnes & Noble. I’ll be sharing my insights on writing, agents and publishing. I can answer your questions about how to get started or where to go next on your current project. I’ll also be signing copies of TOUCHING THE SURFACE while I’m there. I love talking about anything involving YA Books–so stop by and we’ll hang out!

Hope to see you at one or all of the B-Fest Events!!!!

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