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Litworks 2014 photos

I had a wonderful time at LitWorks in Norridge, Il. Huge thanks to organizers for inviting me out!

Whenever I’m in the Chicago area, I must have at least one meal at Joy Yee! They have the best pan fried noodles in the world…and the biggest smoothie assortment I’ve ever seen. Love the Strawberry-Pineapple-Banana-Coconut. I also [...]

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LitWorks, in Norridge, IL

I’m excited to be a part of the 2014 LitWorks Teen Book Fest!
Saturday April 5th 9am-4am
Norridge, IL
Eisenhower Public Library & Ridgewood H.S. present a FREE event for Teens to meet six exciting authors, to celebrate teen reading, and to have fun!!!
LitWorks begins with an Open Author Panel in the auditorium of Ridgewood High School. [...]

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Agnes Quill website

The Agnes Quill website has been updating on semi-regular basis with new pages from “Left Behind,” my latest collaboration with Jason Ho. He’s been doing an amazing job with the pages! And I’ve been having fun posting previews on my Instagram account.

I hope you’ll check it out and help spread the word about [...]

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Meltdown! This weekend!

Raina Telgemeier and I will be part of the Meltdown Family Music and Book Festival! Along with Jarrett J. Krosoczka (Lunch Lady) & other awesome authors and musicians.
Here’s a radio interview we did with 93.9 The River.
Here is the full schedule:
10:40 a.m. – Tanya Lee Stone
11:40 a.m. – Bob Shea
12:40 p.m. – Jarrett Krosoczka [...]

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Take Me To Your Mother

George O’Connor (author of the Olympians series) and I recently appeared on the NickMom TV show Take Me To Your Mother with Andrea Rosen. The episode is called “Andrea Geeks Out” and can been seen online (at least for now). Here’s some screen pics.

George and I get to play ourselves.

My book Astronaut Academy [...]

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Black-Eyed Susan Award Nomination!

Astronaut Academy :Zero Gravity has been nominated for a Black-Eyed Susan Book Award in the Graphic Novel: Grades 4-6 category for the 2014-2015 school year. The award seeks to promote literacy and lifelong reading habits by encouraging students to read quality contemporary literature. The award is librarian nominated and student selected. Each [...]

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MELTDOWN: Family Music & Book Fest

Raina Telgemeier and I will be part of the Meltdown Family Music and Book Festival! Along with Jarrett J. Krosoczka (Lunch Lady) & other awesome authors and musicians.
Here is the full schedule of the book events:
10:40 a.m. – Tanya Lee Stone
11:40 a.m. – Bob Shea
12:40 p.m. – Jarrett Krosoczka Drawing Party
1:40 p.m. – Dave [...]

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Winter update

I’ve spent most of the winter at my drawing desk working on new comics. But which ones? Stay tuned for more info!

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Great times once again at Bergen Street Comics!

Thanks to all the awesome people who came out to our Drawing Party at Bergen Street Comics!

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Drawing Party at Bergen Street Comics

Saturday March 1st at Bergen Street Comics
Join Raina Telgemeier, Dave Roman, and Laura Lee Gulledge for two fun filled events!
3:00-5:00 Drawing Party Games for kids & teens
7:00-9:00 Comics Party w/Presentation

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