Back from another incredible time at the Waynesboro, VA Book 'Em Event!
The school visits were wonderful - so many eager kids! All of the teachers were awesome. Resa gave me a big hug at Shelburne Middle School and I found another vegan in Mary at Kate Collins Middle School. Several of the teachers and students came out to get my books, too.
The meet & greet Friday night was cool, because it was at a quaint bookstore/cafe that was so organic and natural in flavor. I got to spend some time talking with one of the owners and told her I wish there was a place like hers in my home town.
The panel discussion was interesting - my work is so hopelessly optimistic compared to most YA authors - but my solo talk that morning rocked!
My huband was wonderful all day, selling my books while I was gone. My buddy Trish (author p.m. terrell) asked if I could clone him....
Author and Officer Mark Kearney works so hard putting all of this together, too! Don't know how he does it.
And, they even made us a special cake: