Seattle, Texas, Maine, Brooklyn, Miami, Las Vegas!

October 13th, 2012

I’m moving into the home stretch of this here tour! Day 16 away from home is wrapping up, and I have just been having the best time. Thank you SO much to everyone who has showed up, bought a book, and made me feel welcome at my events all over the continent! I have the best readers of all time.

From the road. A well-loved copy of Smile.

Here are the remainder of my events, going right up till Thanksgiving.

Ravenna Third Place Books
DRAMA signing!
6504 20th Ave. N.E.
Seattle, WA
Tuesday, October 16

Tweens Read Festival
Bobby Shaw Middle School
1201 Houston Avenue
Pasadena, TX
Saturday, October 20 (all day)
I’ll be on the graphic novelists panel track with Dave Roman, Amy Ignatow, and Rachel Renee Russell!

Portland Public Library
5 Monument Square
Portland, ME
Thursday, October 25

Curtis Library Author Event
Curtis Memorial Library, Morrell Meeting Room
23 Pleasant Street
Brunswick, ME
Friday, October 26
“This free event is geared to elementary and middle school age students and older. Grown up fans of comics will also enjoy her talk.” To sign up, contact Melissa Orth, Teen Librarian, 725-5242 x227,

Awesome Casablanca Comics flier by Melanie Tingdahl

Casablanca Comics
DRAMA signing!
151 Middle St
Portland, ME
Saturday, October 27

Bergen Street Comics
470 Bergen Street
Brooklyn, NY
Saturday, Nov. 3
Well I HAD to have a signing at my favorite NYC comic shop, right?! Friends, I hope you’ll join me for an evening of celebration, music, snacks, live readings, and shenanigans! Kids and adults welcome.

Miami Book Fair
Miami, FL
November 15-17
I don’t have my panel schedule yet, but I’ll announce it when I do!

Las Vegas, NV
November 20
This is a trade show and not open to the public, but I hope to see many of my teacher and author friends there! My panel is eeeeearly on Tuesday morning, so come watch me talk comics as I blink away the tiredness! This is also my final, final tour stop…so it’ll be a little bittersweet.

Now, I’m off to bed before one last Vancouver event tomorrow afternoon! (Tickets are already sold out, sorry!) And then I’m coming back to you, lovely United States…see you all soon!