January 16: A.S. King

We are thrilled to announce a super last minute author event with Young Adult author A.S. King on Thursday, January 16th at  6pm.

A.S. King is best known for her award-winning young adult novels, though she writes novel-length and short fiction for adults as well. Amy is a faculty member of the Vermont College of Fine Arts MFA program in Writing for Children and Young Adults.

Amy's newest YA novel, Reality Boy  is a Publishers Weekly, Kirkus and School Library Journal Best Book of 2013, a Junior Library Guild Selection,and a Winter 2013-2014 Kids' Indie Next List Top Ten pick. 2012's Ask the Passengers  is a Los Angeles Times Book Prize Winner, a Junior Library Guild selection, a Kirkus Reviews, Publishers Weekly & School Library Journal Best Book of 2012, an Indie Next List pick and has been called "Another thoughtful, and often breathtaking achievement" by Booklist in one of six starred trade reviews for the book. Everybody Sees the Ants  was an Andre Norton Award finalist, a Cybils finalist, and a 2012 YALSA Top Ten book for young adults. Her 2010 YA novel, Please Ignore Vera Dietz was a 2011 Michael L. Printz Honor Book, an Edgar Award Nominee, a Kirkus Reviews Best Book for Teens 2010, a Junior Library Guild selection and a YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults pick.


"A.S. King is one of the best Y.A. writers working today." —John Green, New York Times Book Reivew, and NYT bestselling author of The Fault in Our Stars

Event date: 

Thursday, January 16, 2014 - 6:00pm

Event address: 

77 Main St
05602 Montpelier
us
Reality Boy Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780316222709
Availability: Special Order
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - October 22nd, 2013

Please Ignore Vera Dietz Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780375865640
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Ember - April 10th, 2012

Everybody Sees the Ants Cover Image
$9.00
ISBN: 9780316129275
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - September 18th, 2012

Ask the Passengers Cover Image
$16.19
ISBN: 9780316194686
Availability: Special Order
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - October 23rd, 2012