AMIE KAUFMAN & JAY KRISTOFF w/ AMY TINTERA

Sunday, May 8 at 2PM

Award Winning YA Authors
AMIE KAUFMAN & JAY KRISTOFF

and Local YA Author

AMY TINTERA


speaking & signing

Illuminae & Ruined

 


Join us today for an amazing day of YA! Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff will be here speaking and signing Illuminae, the incredibly creative space epic! Amy Tintera will join them, speaking and signing Ruined, the first novel in a new series! Join us this afternoon and explore the wonderful world of YA.


ABOUT ILLUMINAE

This morning, Kady thought breaking up with Ezra was the hardest thing she’d have to do. This afternoon, her planet was invaded.
      The year is 2575, and two rival megacorporations are at war over a planet that’s little more than a speck at the edge of the universe. Now with enemy fire raining down on them, Kady and Ezra—who are barely even talking to each other—are forced to evacuate with a hostile warship in hot pursuit.
     But their problems are just getting started. A plague has broken out and is mutating with terrifying results; the fleet’s AI may actually be their enemy; and nobody in charge will say what’s really going on. As Kady hacks into a web of data to find the truth, it’s clear the only person who can help her is the ex-boyfriend she swore she’d never speak to again.
      Told through a fascinating dossier of hacked documents—including emails, maps, files, IMs, medical reports, interviews, and more—Illuminae is the first book in a heart-stopping trilogy about lives interrupted, the price of truth, and the courage of everyday heroes.


ABOUT AMIE KAUFMAN & JAY KRISTOFF

Amie Kaufman is the New York Times bestselling co-author of the Starbound series. Jay Kristoff is the award-winning author of the Lotus War series. Collectively, they are 12’5” tall and live in Melbourne, Australia, with two long-suffering spouses, two rescue dogs, and a plentiful supply of caffeine. They met, thanks to international taxation law, and stuck together due to a shared love of blowing things up and breaking hearts. 


ABOUT RUINED

Amy Tintera's new YA fantasy trilogy blends the romance of Kiera Cass's Selection series and the epic stakes of Victoria Aveyard's Red Queen in a story of revenge, adventure, and unexpected love.

Emelina Flores has nothing. Her home in Ruina has been ravaged by war; her parents were killed and her sister was kidnapped. Even though Em is only a useless Ruined completely lacking any magic she is determined to get revenge.

Her plan is simple: She will infiltrate the enemy's kingdom, posing as the crown prince's betrothed. She will lead an ambush. She will kill the king and everything he holds dear, including his son.

The closer Em gets to the prince, though, the more she questions her mission. Her rage-filled heart begins to soften. But with her life and her family on the line, love could be Em's deadliest mistake.


ABOUT AMY TINTERA

Amy Tintera is the author of Reboot and Rebel. She has degrees in journalism and film and can usually be found staring into space, dreaming up ways to make her characters run for their lives. She lives in Austin, Texas. You can visit her online at www.amytintera.com.


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Thank you for supporting Amie Kaufman, Jay Kristoff, Amy Tintera, and your local independent bookstore!  
 
Event date: 
Sunday, May 8, 2016 - 2:00pm
Event address: 
603 N. Lamar
Austin, TX 78703
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Illuminae (The Illuminae Files #1) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780553499117
Availability: Out of Stock; Usually Arrives in 2-5 Days
Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - October 20th, 2015

Ruined Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062396600
Availability: Out of Stock; Usually Arrives in 2-5 Days
Published: HarperTeen - May 3rd, 2016

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