all the books I got signed at the festival rest on top of a newspaper that reads LA Times Festival of Books. Everything rests on top of a white blanket.

RECAP: LA Times Festival of Books 2023

Last weekend I went to The LA Times Festival of Books and had a blast! This year I definitely overcommitted myself and accidentally overbooked myself at one point so I missed a panel I really wanted to attend. But I was able to get all the books signed that I brought and saw so many… Continue reading RECAP: LA Times Festival of Books 2023

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GUIDE TO: Book Events

In the past couple of years, I have been lucky enough to meet some of my favorite authors at my local bookstores. Every book event is a little different and book festivals are even different from those. But, here are some tips for events (non festivals). We have a post for Yallwest, a specific book… Continue reading GUIDE TO: Book Events

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GUIDE TO: Yallwest

2019 Dates: May 3 - 4, 2019 Location: Santa Monica High School in Santa Monica, California Link to Site: YALLWEST What is Yallwest? Yallwest is a book festival located in Santa Monica High School. Publishers and authors from all over come together for various author signings, panels, and general bookish events. It is an event geared toward… Continue reading GUIDE TO: Yallwest