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Thursday at New York Comic Con

Here’s where you can find me at the NY Comic Con.
First Second Books: Booth 2239 Signing copies of Astronaut Academy from 11:30am – 12:00pm
You’re Such a Geek: A Guide for Teachers, Students, and Parents to Help Cope with Bullying. [Thursday, 10/6, from 12:30-1:30.]
Despite nerd culture being at the forefront of popular culture today, many young comic [...]

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Queens Book Festival

I’ll be appearing at the first-ever Queens Book Festival! which will be held at Kaufman Astoria Studios (34-12 36th Street) from 11:00AM to 6:00PM.
4:00-4:45 PM New Age of Comics Panel
“Comic books have elevated from stories about superheroes to graphic novels about supernatural beings, multiverses, and the cosmic impact of our actions. Artists around the globe are [...]

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Happy Birthday to First Second books!

This week is the tenth anniversary of First Second Books! To celebrate, Travis Jonker and School Library Journal asked a bunch of First Second authors to redraw the cover of one of our favorite First Second books by another author. I drew a homage to Delilah Dirk and the Turkish Lieutenant by Tony Cliff. And [...]

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MIDDLE GRADE GIGGLES & GASPS!

MIDDLE GRADE GIGGLES & GASPS!
Saturday October 31st. 1-3pm.
Join Books of Wonder for an afternoon of giggles and gasps as MAX BRALLIER, GITTY DANESHVARI, TOMMY GREENWALD, ALAN KATZ, DAVE ROMAN, and NEIL SWAAB stop by for an afternoon of Middle Grade books you and your young reader won’t want to miss!
MAX BRALLIER for The Last [...]

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Baltimore Comic Con 2015

Come find me at the Baltimore Comic Con September 25-27th! I’ll be hanging out in the Kids Love Comics area. Table #3028

LOCATION:
The Baltimore Convention Center
Pratt and Howard Street Lobby.

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Small Press Expo

[ September 19, 2015 10:00 am to September 20, 2015 10:00 am. ] John Green and I will be sharing a table at Small Press Expo this year. We will be the official convention debut of Teen Boat! The Race For Boatlantis. Which makes sense since Teen Boat was created on the bus ride down to SPX many moons ago! We even won an Ignatz Award for Best [...]

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Slappy’s Tales of Horror

Check out this neat ventriloquist dummy I found in the thrift shop!

That must mean that Goosebumps Graphix: Slappy’s Tales of Horror is in stores now! The book features four creepy stories including my comics adaptation of “Night of the Living Dummy,” the classic tale by R.L. Stine that introduces the world’s most villainous ventriloquist [...]

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Princeton, NJ Library event

This Friday, August 14th! Book event + cartooning games for kids & teens at Princeton Public Library in Princeton, NJ at 3:00pm. More info at Princeton Library website.

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You’ve Got The Tide!

You’ve got the TIDE! You’ve got the OCEAN! You’ve got… the trailer for TEEN BOAT! THE RACE FOR BOATLANTIS!
Featuring animation by Denver Jackson and music by Eliot Drozd.
YYEEEEEAAAAAHHHHH!!!

The Race for Boatlantis webcomic is serializing now for free! We have to take it down when the book comes out in September. So now is you chance [...]

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San Diego Comic Con!!!

This year I’m an official guest of Comic-Con International! This is a huge honor! I’ve been going to Comic-Con since I was a teenager!
I’ll have a table in the ARTIST ALLEY section, which is where you can find me for most of the convention (look for the Teen Boat banner).
This my list of panel appearances [...]

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