October, 2015

Texas Book Festival, Oct. 16-18th. I’ll be there!

Aloha, Friends, It’s the 20th Anniversary Texas Book Festival this weekend in and around the State Capitol in Austin. Please check out the schedule  and make plans to join us! Three hundred authors are featured and I’m thrilled to be one of them. Here’s the panel I’m on Sunday: KIDS VS NATURE Location: Stateside Theatre Authors:  Matt […]


October 2015 Third Thursday Meeting at the Writers’ League of Texas

Aloha, Friends, Spooked about writing? Please join Greg Levin, Jason Neulander, Amy Tinera and I tomorrow night for: Write Fright Night! Dealing with Spine-Tingling Writerly Anxieties Thursday, October 15, 2015, 7 PM at BookPeople, 603 N. Lamar Blvd., 3rd floor* Free and Open to the Public. Aloha, Anne


Southern Book Festival Highlights!

Aloha, Friends! I had a fantastic time in Nashville. I made many new friends this weekend, including Tacky the Penguin, whom I’ve been a fan of for years, and Marion and Jack, two amazing book festival volunteers, who took the time to come to our session! I so loved panel-ing with Cynthia Lord and Gail Nall and our moderator […]


Southern Festival of Books Panel, Saturday, Oct. 10th

Aloha, friends, I’m counting the days until Nashville! There’s an amazing lineup of authors and illustrators for adults and children this coming weekend. I’ll be attending as many sessions as possible. Click here to see the schedule. Here’s the panel I’m on: Change for the Better: The Struggle of Adapting in Middle Grade Fiction Gail […]