Named a 2011 Young Adult Library Services Association "Best Fiction for Young Adults pick" for her debut novel, The Sky is Everywhere,Not Your Mother's Book Club™ proudly presents presents highly acclaimed author Jandy Nelson sharing her latest masterpiece, I'll Give You the Sun. With rave reviews by the likes of New York Times-bestselling authors Ransom Riggs and Tahereh Mafi, I'll Give You the Sun is a radiant novel which will leave you breathless and teary and laughing—often all at once.
If you would like to purchase a signed copy of I’ll Give You The Sun, please ENTER “SIGNED COPY” in the comments field of your order.The book will ship after our event with the author on September 19th.
If you would like an unsigned copy of I’ll Give You The Sun, we’ll ship it to you for the publication date, September 16th.
Jandy Nelson will be happy to personalize and sign preorder copies of I’ll Give You The Sun. Please enter your request in the comments field of your order.
Internationally bestselling author Stephanie
Perkins returns with the much-anticipated ISLA AND THE HAPPILY EVER
AFTER ,the last in her loose tryptich of Anna and the French Kiss and
Lola and the Boy Next Door. Featuring cameos from fan-favorites Anna,
Étienne, Lola, and Cricket, this sweet and sexy story of true love—set against
the stunning backdrops of New York City, Paris, and Barcelona—is a
swoonworthy conclusion to a beloved series.
Stephanie will be in conversation with award-winning writer Nina LaCour, author of Everything Leads to You.
Not Your Mother's Book Club™ very excitedly presents Gayle Forman for a special event celebrating the soon-to-be released movie inspired by her critically acclaimed, bestselling novel, If I Stay! Click here to view the official trailer.
As though that weren't enough excitement for one evening, joining Gayle will be award-winner Nina LaCour, author of Everything Leads to You,AND Jandy Nelson, author of the Publisher's Weekly starred novel, The Sky is Everywhere.
Yeah, that's right. Mark those calendars and we'll see you there!
NYM-Actual-Book Club presents special guest author Katherine Longshore to discuss the companion to Gilt and Tarnish, Brazen. Mary Howard has always lived in the shadow of her powerful family. But when she's married off to Henry Fitzroy, King Henry VIII's illegitimate son, she rockets into the Tudor court's inner circle. Mary and "Fitz" join a tight clique of rebels who test the boundaries of court's strict rules with their games, dares, and flirtations. The more Mary gets to know Fitz, the harder she falls for him, but is forbidden from seeing him alone. The rules of court were made to be pushed...but pushing them too far means certain death. Is true love worth dying for?
The Alameda Free Library and Not Your Mother's Book Club™ present Michael L. Printz-Honoree and #1 New York Times-bestselling author Maggie Stiefvater sharing book four in her Shiver series, Sinner.
Maggie’s new book, Sinner, is another in the Wolves of
Mercy Falls universe, but is meant to be read as a stand-alone from the series.
Following Cole St. Clair and Isabel Culpeper, this neon-pink, sun-kissed love
story is impossibly hot. It seems to us at NYMBC that Maggie only gets better
with each book she writes. Come kick it with her before she gets too fancy and
famous to ever visit us again.
NYM-Actual-Book Club welcomes special guest author Tamara Ireland Stone, discussing their July selection, Time After Time. The companion to Time Between Us (which has been optioned as a film!), and told from his point of view, Time After Time continues the love story of Bennett, a time traveler from 2012 San Francisco, and Anna, sixteen, of 1995 Evanston, Illinois, as they try to make their relationship work despite his fear that it is not meant to be.
Not Your Mother's--Actual--Book Club welcomes Northern California Book Award-winner Kim Culbertson, author of their June selection, Catch A Falling Star! With love, lies, and the glitz, glamour, and groupies of Hollywood wandering a small town, there is plenty to discuss from this deliciously charming novel about finding true love . . . and yourself.
Not Your Mother's Book Club™ presents a night sure to flutter some butterflies in your tummy with the Story Crush Tour! Featuring #1 New York Times-bestselling author Kiera Cass sharing the third installment in her Selection series, The One; musician and author Kevin Emerson sharing his musically infused romance, Exile; and debut author Amanda Maciel sharing her provocative and unforgettable novel, inspired by real-life incidents surrounding bullying, Tease. This event will be moderated by Books Inc. Palo Alto's own YA fanatic, Anna!
Not Your Mother's--Actual--Book Club welcomes special guest author Kristin Elizabeth Clark discussing Freakboy. From the outside, seventeen-year-old Brendan Chase seems to have it pretty easy. He's a star wrestler, a video game aficionado, and a loving boyfriend to his seemingly perfect match, Vanessa. But on the inside, Brendan struggles to understand why his body feels so wrong. Is there even a name for guys like him? Guys who sometimes want to be girls? Or is Brendan just a freak?