You must have a Comic-Con badge to attend any of these events.
6PM Superhero Family Feud
Horton Grand Theater
I'll be feuding with Margaret Stohl, Jason Reynolds, Cecil Castellucci, Shannon and Dean Hale, Ryan North, Nick Lowe, and other special guests. More details here.
This is ticketed! Tickets are free, but you will have to go to the Sails Pavillon at 9AM. Any leftover and standby tickets will be available at the Horton Grand box office. More details here.
12PM Ticketed Signing
This is ticketed! 75 tickets will be distributed on the morning of the signing -- starting at 7:30am. Tickets will be first-come, first-served at the ‘Limited Signings Line’ in the Sails Pavilion.
4PM Marvel: Cup O' Joe
You can ask Marvel's chief creative officer, Joe Quesada, about anything and everything Marve! I will be on the panel with Sana Amanat, Ryan North, and my Runaways teammates, editor Nick Lowe and artist Kris Anka. More details here.
12:30PM Women of Marvel
12:15-1:15 p.m. Carrying On with Rainbow Rowell
I'll be in conversation with novelist/bookseller/cool lady Emma Straub! It will be very fun, I promise, and as a bonus, everyone who comes to this event gets a free poster of the stunning Carry On paperback cover, with art by Kevin Wada! Details here.
1:30-3:30 p.m. TICKETED SIGNING -- SOLD OUT
This signing is sold out, sorry.
4:30-5:30 p.m. TICKETED SIGNING
Macmillan Meeting Room (Room 3103)
This is a limited signing; 100 tickets will be available -- first come, first serve -- at 10 a.m. at the Macmillan booth (booth 3008-3009). A book purchase is required. You'll have to buy a Carry On paperback when you get your ticket. If you want one of these tickets, you should probably hustle Saturday morning!
SIGNED BOOKS FOR SALE
If you can't make it to a signing, signed books will be for sale in the Macmillan booth (booth 3008-3009) throughout BookCon.
I'm coming to Australia for the Melbourne Writers Festival! All my sessions are located here and you can buy tickets at the link.
There will be signings in Federation Square immediately after each of my Festival events. You can come to the signings even if you don't have tickets to the events themselves.
CALIFORNIA, HERE I COME! I'm going to YALLWest, a young adult book festival in Santa Monica. I'll be there for Fierce Friday (unfortunately, SOLD OUT) but you can see me on Saturday! Here are the details:
10AM: Keynote! Get tickets for my keynote here.
12PM: Ticketed signing! Wristbands will be handed out in line for my keynote. If you do not have a keynote ticket, you can still get in line just to get a signing wristband. Details here.
3PM: FEMSHIP, BROMANCE, AND PLATONOMY panel. Details here.
I'm coming to Chicago! This event is hosted by The Book Stall, but takes place at The Skokie School Auditorium. Ticket details from the store:
Your entry ticket is the purchase of a Rainbow Rowell book (any one) from The Book Stall. We require a special event bracelet (free with book purchase) to gain entry to the auditorium. Due to the volume of calls we are unable take phone orders for this event, but you are welcome to stop by the store any time from October 6th on to get your book and entry bracelet. If you are unable to make it to the store before the event we will be selling Rainbow’s books (and entry bracelets) on-site. Doors open at 5:30 PM. Don't worry--we will have plenty of books, and with ample space in the auditorium there is no need to worry that you won't get in.
Call if you have questions. -- 847 446-8880.
Books by the Banks: Cincinnati USA Book Festival is an annual celebration of books and reading that takes place every October in downtown Cincinnati. It's free!
I'll be doing an author talk and two limited signings. Here's how to make sure you get in:
A line letter is required for the signing line. Staff will distribute a limited number of line letters (200 for each signing). Line letters will be available at the Information Table in the Author Pavilion.
I will sign any books of mine that you bring, and photos are allowed.
Here is my schedule for the day:
10 a.m. - 12 p.m. Signing in the Author Pavilion; signing will be ticketed and limited to 200 people.
1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Author Spotlight: Rainbow Rowell, room 206
2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Signing in the Author Pavilion; signing will be ticketed and limited to 200 people.