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BK: YA Panel with Pam Laskin, Tiffany Jackson, and Suzanne Weyn

    03/06/2017 - 7:00pm

    This event takes place at our Brooklyn location.

    Pamela L. Laskin is an author, poet, mother, grandmother. Her YA book Ronit and Jamil is being published by Harper Collins and will be available early 2017!

    Tiffany D. Jackson is a TV professional by day, novelist by night, awkward black girl 24/7. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Film from Howard University and her Master of Arts in Media Studies from The New School University. A Brooklyn native, she is a lover of naps, cookie dough, and beaches, currently residing in the borough she loves with her adorable chihuahua Oscar, most likely multitasking. Her debut novel, Allegedly, is due January 24th, 2017 through Katherine Tegen Books, an imprint of Harper Collins.

    Suzanne Weyn has written more than 100 novels for children and young adults and has had her work featured on the New York Times bestseller list. Her books in the Once upon a Time series include The Crimson Thread and The Night Dance among others.  Another contribution to the Pulse line is her Romantic Comedy, South Beach Sizzle. Suzanne lives in Putnam Valley, NY.

    RSVP is encouraged, but not required.

    Ronit & Jamil Cover Image
    ISBN: 9780062458544
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Katherine Tegen Books - February 21st, 2017

    Pamela L. Laskin's beautiful and lyrical novel in verse delivers a fresh and captivating retelling of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet that transports the star-crossed lovers to the modern-day Israel-Palestine conflict.

    Allegedly Cover Image
    ISBN: 9780062422644
    Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
    Published: Katherine Tegen Books - January 24th, 2017

    Orange Is the New Black meets Walter Dean Myer's Monster in this gritty, twisty, and haunting debut by Tiffany D. Jackson about a girl convicted of murder seeking the truth while surviving life in a group home.

    Mary B. Addison killed a baby.

    Bionic Cover Image
    ISBN: 9780545906777
    Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
    Published: Scholastic Press - October 25th, 2016

    Mira has always almost had it all... until it all crashes and burns. She's hurt in a horrible car accident, and the only way the doctors can help is to try experimental prosthetics and chips that are implanted directly into her brain. It's a huge risk, but after months of testing and therapy, Mira is back, and better than ever.