Book Blogger Hop: February 9th-15th

The Book Blogger Hop was originally created by Jennifer from Crazy-For-Books in March 2010 and ended on December 31, 2012. With Jennifer's permission, Coffee Addicted Writer relaunched the meme on February 15, 2013.

Each week the hop will start on a Friday and end on Thursday. There will be a weekly prompt featuring a book related question. The hop's purpose is to give bloggers a chance to follow other blogs, learn about new books, befriend other bloggers, and receive new followers to your own blog.

What authors have you met and where? (submitted by Elizabeth @ Silver's Reviews)

A fair amount. All at the Tucson Festival of Books. I'll post pictures.

2013 - I met Maggie Stiefvater, Gayle Forman, & Elizabeth Eulberg! I'm standing between Maggie and Gayle and my friend Kylee is between Gayle and Elizabeth.

2013 Also - Tamara Ireland Stone. She took extra time to talk to us after her panel. So cool!

2014 - Suzanne Young! I was so excited to finally meet her! She lives in AZ like me and is always doing signings in Tempe but I never get the chance to go up there. So I was excited she was in Tucson!!!

2014 - Aprilynne Pike

2014 - Ilsa J. Bick

2014 - Page Morgan

I actually also met Deborah Harkness & Jessica Khoury in 2015, but don't have a picture. This was the year I went more for my mother in law since she wanted to see a bunch of people. :)

I have some authors I want to see at this years festival. I'm hoping hard I get the time to go. This years lineup includes Veronica Roth, Gloria Chao, Kristen Simmons, Victoria Aveyard, Holly Black, Cinda Williams Chima, Melissa Marr & Zoraida Cordova! The YA lineup hasn't been this strong since 2013/2014!!


  1. Oh wow! That's impressive list! Looks like the Tucson Festival of Books is amazing!

    1. Thanks! It is! I wouldn't get the chance to meet a lot of authors otherwise. Besides for the festival, authors rarely come to Tucson. Lol

  2. Wow...very nice!!

    Thanks for the photos.

    Welcome to the Book Blogger Hop.

  3. Wow! You sure met a lot of fantastic authors! Now I want to go to the Tuscon Festival of Books!

    Here’s my Book Blogger Hop!

    Ronyell @ Rabbit Ears Book Blog

    1. I have! I feel so lucky! If it wasn't for the festival the list would be non existent. Lol. I've made a few people feel that way when they learn who all I've met.

  4. Great photos! Maggie Stiefvater and Jessica Khoury are two of my faves, you are so lucky!

    1. Maggie Stiefvater is one of mine too!! I was thrilled meeting her!!!! :D

  5. Great photoe! You've met lots of authors! Hope you get to meet your hopefuls for the next festival.


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