Colorado Teen Book Con on Saturday, November 4. The extravaganza of teen lit takes place at Littleton High School, 199 East Littleton Boulevard, from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., and the agenda is jam-packed with panels on love and adversity, publishing, evoking emotion, and tales of action and adventure from over twenty authors and literary agents. Maggie Stiefvater (All the Crooked Saints, Shiver) and David Levithan (Boy Meets Boy, You Know Me Well) will deliver keynote addresses. And while the entire event is free to readers and writers from ages thirteen to twenty, everyone must register at eventbrite.com. And if you’re over the age limit, don’t worry: On Friday, November 3, you can meet the authors and enjoy the perks of age (namely beer) at a YA Author Happy Hour at the bookstore, 2526 East Colfax Avenue. Tickets for the 7 p.m. gathering are $20, also at eventbrite.com.
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