Saturday, May 18, 2024

Book Launch Event on 5/20!

Long Island friends: Please join me on Monday (5/20) at 7pm for the launch of my new book for kids, SPY RING! I'll be talking about the Culper Spy Ring, how I wrote SPY RING, and how history is all around us. Also, there will be cookies!

The event is hosted by the Three Village Historical Society and will be held at the historic Setauket Neighborhood House (95 Main Street, Setauket, NY), right in the heart of Culper Country!

https://www.threevillagehistoricalsociety.org/lecture-series


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Friday, May 17, 2024

Gold Coast Book Fair 2024 Announcement

Very excited to announce that I'll be appearing at the very first Gold Coast Book Fair (June 28-30 on Long Island). The full author lineup has just been revealed, and I'm honored to be among such an awesome group of writers: https://goldcoastbookfair.com/author-lineup/ 


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SPY RING in Times Beacon Record!

I made my local newspaper! Posing with my new kids book SPY RING in front of the school that's in the book! Their lovely review is here (page 20): https://tbrnewsmedia.com/wp-content/uploads/2024/05/al_051624w.pdf

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Thursday, May 16, 2024

NEIBA Spring Forum 2024

Had the most fantastic time at the NEIBA (New England Independent Booksellers Association) Spring Forum!! Loved meeting so many awesome booksellers! And signing a glorious pile of ARCs of THE SPELLSHOP! Thanks so much, NEIBA, for inviting me!


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Monday, May 13, 2024

Book Launch Event for SPY RING on 5/20!

You're invited!!!

The Three Village Historical Society is hosting the book launch event for my new book for kids, SPY RING, on Monday, May 20th, at 7pm at the Setauket Neighborhood House.

Published by HarperCollins / Clarion Books, SPY RING is about two-modern day kids on a treasure-hunt adventure inspired by real-life Resolutionary War hero Anna Smith Strong, America's first female spy! It features a ton of local history and real locations around Three Village. At the launch, I'll be talking about George Washington's Culper Spy Ring, how I wrote SPY RING, and how history is all around us!

The event is open to the public and free of charge. All are welcome! I hope you can come!

https://www.threevillagehistoricalsociety.org/lecture-series

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Wednesday, May 08, 2024

LJ Day of Dialog 2024

Very excited to be part of the Library Journal Day of Dialog tomorrow (Thurs May 9)!!! I'll be on the Romance + Fantasy panel at noon with a slew of awesome authors! It's virtual and free if you'd like to watch: https://www.libraryjournal.com/event/library-journal-day-of-dialog-spring-2024

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Friday, May 03, 2024

Phoenix Fan Fusion 2024

Very excited to be one of the Guest Authors at this year's Phoenix Fan Fusion convention (May 24-26)! It starts the day after my birthday, so I'll be arriving full of Carvel ice cream cake and ready to talk books! Can't wait! 

https://www.phoenixfanfusion.com/authors



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Monday, April 29, 2024

SPY RING at Setauket Elementary School!

Look what arrived in the mail! A lovely finished copy of my new kids book, SPY RING!!! I just had to take its picture with the school that's in the book, Setauket Elementary! So excited to share with readers! Out 5/21/24 from HarperCollins!



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Friday, April 26, 2024

Independent Bookstore Day 2024 at Books of Wonder

Independent Bookstore Day is tomorrow, Sat Apr 27!! I'll be at the fabulous Books of Wonder in NYC, along with 35+ other authors and artists. My time slot is noon to 1pm. If you're in the area, come say hi! 

https://booksofwonder.com/blogs/upcoming/indie-bookstore-day-2024-celebrate-with-35-authors-artists

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Friday, April 19, 2024

B&N Top 100!!!

THANK YOU to everyone who preordered THE SPELLSHOP and made it a Barnes & Noble Top 100 Bestseller!!! I'm thrilled and so very grateful! B&N 25% Off Preorder Sale continues through today, April 19th! 

https://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/the-spellshop-sarah-beth-durst/1144151173?ean=9781250333971

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