Cinda Williams Chima


Cinda's Press Kit (Bio and Photos)

Past Events

Upcoming Events and Appearances

Read Up, One Festival, Many Stories logo Greenville, SC
Read Up Greenville
October 19, 2019
The Peace Center
Greenville, SC
https://www.readupgreenville.com
Cincinnati, OH
Books by the Banks
October 26, 2019, 10 am to 4 pm
Duke Energy Center
Cincinnati, Ohio
https://booksbythebanks.org
Wooster, Ohio
Buckeye Book Fair
November 2, 2019 9:30-4
Fisher Auditorium
1680 Madison Ave
Wooster OH 44691
http://www.buckeyebookfair.com


Past Events

Bookmarks books & Authors logo Winston-Salem, NC
Bookmarks Book Festival
September 7, 2019
Downtown Winston-Salem
Schedule Available August 1, 2019
https://www.bookmarksnc.org/festival19
Dragon Con logo Atlanta, GA
Dragon Con
Labor Day Weekend, Aug. 29-Sep. 2, 2019
Panels, signings, and lots to see and do. Schedules will be posted closer to the dates. 
http://www.dragoncon.org

I'll be on 7 panels. Click the link below for a pdf of my schedule.
Cinda's Dragon Con Schedule 2019.pdf

Cinda with 4 authors from her panel
Moderator, Diana Peterfreund, L.L. McKinney,
Cecil Castellucci, and Cinda.
Cinda with 3 other authors on stage.
K.N. Lee, Sarah Glenn Marsh, Cinda, and Keith R. A. DeCandido.
Cinda and Terra on stage. Decatur, Georgia
AJC Decatur Book Festival
Saturday, Aug. 31, 12:30
Panel and signing at the YA Stage
Near 101 E Court Square, Decatur, GA 30030
https://decaturbookfestival.com/

Left: Me and moderator Terra McVoy at our panel on Legacy and Loss.

YA FEST PA 2019 logo Easton, Pennsylvania
YA Fest PA 2019
Saturday, August 10, 2019, 10 am to 3 pm
Easton Area Public Library Palmer Branch
https://yafestpa.com/authors-%26-books
Group shot of the authors from YA Fest PA 2019 Cinda with a fan holding a well-worn copy of The Warrior Heir

Cinda with fans at her signing table Denver, Colorado
Denver Pop Culture Festival
May 31-Jun 2, 2019
Colorado Convention Center
https://denverpopculturecon.com
Cinda & 5 panelists Cinda & 4 panelists

Maumee, Ohio
Claire’s Day Maumee
Saturday, May 18, 2019
Maumee Branch Library
501 River Road
Maumee Ohio 43437
http://www.clairesday.org

Kent, Ohio
Six District Reading-Writing Festival
Tuesday, May 7, 2019
Kent State University Student Center

Cinda at her signing table Hudson, NY
The Hudson Children's Book Festival
May 4, 2019, from 10 to 3 pm
215 Harry Howard Avenue
Hudson, New York 12534
75 authors and illustrators
https://hudsonchildrensbookfestival.com
To everyone in New York City who's complained I haven't been there in a while, Hudson is just a two-hour train ride away! 
K. B. Anne and CInda holding up their books
Author K. B. Anne and me

The sales area

Bowling Green, Ky
SoKy Bookfest
April 26-27, 2019
Knicely Convention Center
https://sokybookfest.org

Cinda with 2 fans in the Barnes & Noble Store Falls Church, Va
NoVa Teen Bookfest
Saturday, March 30, 2019
George C Marshall High School
http://novateenbookfestival.com/authors/
Cinda with a young man fan of her books A large group of attendees at the NoVA Teen Bookfest

Cinda in a panel with 3 other authors West Richland, WA
Cavalcade of Authors
Saturday March 23, 2019
Enterprise Middle School
14 Awesome Authors!
http://www.cavalcadeofauthors.org

Left: Authors Michael Buckley, Shannon Messenger, Me, and Kazu Kibuishi.

Cinda with about 30 fans seated on bleachers Cinda teaching a writing workshop.

Seattle, Washington
Emerald City Comic Con
March 14-17, 2019
Washington State Convention Center
https://www.emeraldcitycomiccon.com

SeYA author & book photos Murfreesboro, TN
SeYA Bookfest
Thursday-Friday March 7-8 2019 – student days
Saturday March 9 2019 – Community Day
MTSU campus
1301 East Main St.
Murfreesboro, Tennessee 37132
https://www.seyabookfest.com/2019-festival-info.html
Mindy McGinnis & Cinda on a panel at SEYA Crowded auditorium at SEYA

Cinda and Kate from the Learned Owl Deathcaster Launch!

Hudson, OH
Tuesday, March 5, 5:30-7 pm
The Learned Owl Book Shop
204 N Main St
Hudson, OH 44236
330-653-2252
https://www.learnedowl.com
As always, readers can order signed, personalized books from the Owl ahead of the launch.

The crowd at the Learned Owl Cinda with two fans

Cinda reading from Deathcaster Charlotte NC
Author Appearance and Signing
11 am Saturday March 2, 2019
Park Road Books
Park Road Shopping Center
4139 Park Road
Charlotte NC 28209
https://www.parkroadbooks.com/upcoming-events-detailed

 

I apologize that we did not have the new Flamecaster dust jackets available at Park Road Books. If you were there and hoped to get one, please send me your name and address at the email below and I will make sure that you get one.

Email me at Sorry, e-mail has been replaced with an image. 


Cinda holding a copy of Deathcaster San Antonio Texas
Library Palooza
February 23, 2019
Brandeis High School
13011 Kyle Seale Pkwy
San Antonio, TX 78249
https://thatauthorthing.weebly.com/about.html

Left: My first glimpse of the Deathcaster hardcover was at Library Palooza!