Party with Mary Pearson, the award-winning young adult author of The Jenna Fox Chronicles, The Miles Between, A Room on Lorelei, and Scribbler of Dreams. She will be discussing her latest novel, The Kiss of Deception, in which Princess Lia flees her kingdom to escape a marriage to a prince she has never met. Little does Lia know she will meet him soon — along with an assassin sent to kill her. She might even be falling in love. Sound like fun? Join us!
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Sat, 07/12/2014 - 12:00pm
Once again, we bring you the local talent of more than a dozen authors who are anxious to share their works with us. We will mingle for a bit, then hear a little about each one and have some light refreshment to top off the afternoon. There will be a variety of choices ranging from young adult to graphic novels and mystery to fantasy. These gatherings are always lots of fun as we meet new people and have a chance to support our local authors. You just might meet the future best selling author of our time! Participants at press time include: Danielle Soucy Mills, Rusty Trimble, Corey Lynn Fayman, Darren Simon, Vic Warren, Peter Cruikshank, S....
Tue, 07/15/2014 - 10:00am
A selection of books that go on sale this week, most on Tuesday July 15th.
Check with staff if you have questions. You can also purchase many of the below in eBook format. Just click the title to see if an eBook is available for that title. (Thanks to Kobo, most ebooks are now available for pre-sale.)
Signed titles may arrive later in the month. Contact the staff to reserve a copy.
Tue, 07/15/2014 - 11:30am
Jojo Moyes signs One Plus One at the Mission Viejo Public Library.
Mysterious Galaxy will be the on-site bookseller for this event. If you would like a signed copy of the book, but are unable to attend the event, please call the San Diego store at 858-268-4747.
For more information about the event, please consult the Mission Viejo Library web page here.
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