What is YANovCon?
It’s a chance to meet authors of books for middle and high school youth (and anyone else who enjoys their writing). The half day convention features: panel discussions, author hangouts, and book signings.
Which authors will be there?
There will be lots of awesome authors including: Neal Shustermanopens a new window, Andrew Smithopens a new window, Jessica Brodyopens a new window, Mariko Tamakiopens a new window, Alexis Bassopens a new window, Martha Brockenbroughopens a new window, I.W. Gregorioopens a new window, Ann Jacobusopens a new window, Stephanie Kuehnopens a new window, and Gretchen McNeilopens a new window and more.
What Can You Do To Get Ready for YANovCon?
- RSVPopens a new window and be entered to win free books.
- Enter our Teen Short Story Contest. First place wins lunch with one of our YANovCon authors.
- Stay in touch with us and receive the latest author updates by following #YANovCon on Facebookopens a new window, Twitteropens a new window, and Instagramopens a new window.
- Read books by authors you'll see at YANovCon. Try some of the ones listed below.
Thanks to Everyone Who Is Making YANovCon Possible
This very special event is possible through a special collaboration of the Burlingameopens a new window, Daly Cityopens a new window, Menlo Parkopens a new window, Redwood Cityopens a new window, San Brunoopens a new window, San Mateo Cityopens a new window, San Mateo County, and South San Francisco Librariesopens a new window. Books will be available to purchase on site thanks to Books Incopens a new window.