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Texas Authors Debut
meet hot new authors for teens
Date: 5/9/2013 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Cost: Free
Location: Warmack Branch Library
760 Bardin Rd.
Grand Prairie, Texas 75052

What will be the next Hunger Games? The next Twilight? It could come from here in D/FW. The Betty Warmack Branch Library hosts 6 Texas authors for young adults, about to publish their first books. Join us at 6 pm on Thursday, May 9 for a panel discussion hosted by award-winning author John Corey Whaley.

These writers will talk about their writing journey, give tips of the trade, and share the inside scoop on these soon-to-be-hot young adult titles.

  • Lindsay Cummings, author of The Murder Complex
  • Mary Gray, author of The Dollhouse Asylum
  • Jenny Martin, author of Tracked
  • Julie Murphy, author of Side Effects May Vary
  • Heather L. Reid, author of Pretty Dark Nothing
  • Victoria Scott, author of The Collector series

John Corey Whaley is the author of Where Things Come Back, which won the William C. Morris Debut Award and the Michael L. Printz Award for Excellence in Young Adult Literature.

The Betty Warmack Branch Library is part of the Grand Prairie Public Library System. It is located at 760 Bardin Rd. www.gptx.org/library 972-237-5770.