Cinda Williams Chima


Cinda's Press Kit (Bio and Photos)

Upcoming Events and Appearances

Mentor, OH
Summer Reading Showcase
Cinda Williams Chima and Mindy McGinnis
July 17, 2018, 6:30-8 pm
Mentor Public Library
8215 Mentor Ave.
Mentor, OH 44060
www.mentorpl.org

Stow, OH
YA Author Fair
Saturday, July 21, 2018, 1-4 PM
Stow-Munroe Falls Library
Details to come!
3512 Darrow Rd.
Stow, OH 44224
330-688-3295
www.smfpl.org


Past Events - 2018

Victoria Aveyard, Mindee Arnett, Megan Whalen Turner, and Cinda
Victoria Aveyard, Mindee Arnett, Megan Whalen Turner, and Cinda
Dayton, OH
Author Event and Signing
Join me, Victoria Aveyard,  Megan Whalen Turner, and  Mindee Arnett
Friday, May 18, 2018, 7 pm
Books&Co
The Greene Shopping Center
4453 Walnut Street Dayton, OH   45440
Phone: 937-429-2169
http://www.booksandco.com
The crowd at Books&Co awaiting the fantasy panel
The crowd at Books&Co awaiting the fantasy panel (and, especially, Warstorm)

Longtime fans of the Seven Realms named their sons Alister and Amon (Eamon.)

Cinda with a man dressed as Megatron Columbus, OH
Marcon Columbus YA Guest of Honor
Multiple Alternative Realities Convention
May 11-13, 2018
Hyatt Regency Columbus
http://marcon.org

Left: Cinda with Charles Xavier Conley as Megatron
https://www.ebonywarriorstudios.com/


Cinda speaking to in front of the friends of the library group Friends of the Chagrin Falls Library
Tuesday, May 8, 2018, 6:00 pm
Dinner and program to benefit the library
South Franklin Circle
16575 S Franklin St, Chagrin Falls, OH 44023

Cinda with 5 of the participants at the R/W Festival KSU Reading-Writing Festival
Tuesday, May 1, 2018
Kant State University Student Center
http://www.smfpl.org/

Presenters and ~10 participants at StoryCon Dayton OH Teen StoryCon
With Cinda Chima, Mike Mullin,
and Nic Stone
April 28, 2018, 12-5 pm
Dayton Metro Library
215 E 3rd St
Dayton, OH 45402
http://tinyurl.com/ycghdcn6
A FREE event for aspiring writers in grades 7-12. For information call 937-463-2665.

Cinda in a panel session North Texas Teen Book Festival
April 20-21, 2018
Irving Convention Center
Irving, TX

http://www.northtexasteenbookfestival.com/
Siging line at TTBF Cinda with 2 fans at the signing table

Columbus, OH
Ohioana Bookfest
Saturday, April 14, 2018 10:30 am to 5:30 pm
Sheraton Columbus Hotel at Capitol Square
75 E State Street Columbus, OH 43215
http://www.ohioana.org/programs/ohioana-book-festival/

Left: Erin and Laura from The Book Nut
Below left: Readers Nick and Deidre
Below right: Cinda ready to go.

Readers Nick and Deidre Cinda holding Stormcaster

Cinda with a fan Stormcaster Launch at The Learned Owl Bookstore
April 3, 2018, 6:00 - 7:30 pm
204 N. Main St.
Hudson OH 44236 USA
330-653-2252 / 800-968-2685
Cinda with a young woman holding Stormcaster Cinda with 2 fans

Oberlin, Ohio
Oberlin Public Library
Saturday, March 17, 2018
Writing Workshop
Lights, Camera, Action: Using Cinematic Techniques to Deliver Character and Story
Some of you may know that Oberlin was the inspiration for the fictional college town of Trinity, Ohio, the setting for much of the action in my Heir Chronicles Books. Join me in Oberlin to learn how writers can learn a lot about writing from the movies.
More details forthcoming at
https://www.oberlinlibrary.org/

Fierce Heroines panel with Cinda, Victoria Aveyard, Holly Black, and moderator Lisa Morris-Wilkey. Tucson, Arizona
Tucson Festival of Books
March 10-11, 2018, 9:30 am to 5:30 pm
University of Arizona Campus
Presenting authors include more than sixty authors of books for teens!
https://tucsonfestivalofbooks.org

Left: Fierce Heroines panel with Cinda, Victoria Aveyard, Holly Black, and moderator Lisa Morris-Wilkey.

Shadowcaster Paperback Release!
Tuesday, March 6, 2018

Cinda speaking to the crowd at Park Road Books Charlotte, NC
Park Road Books
Thursday, March 1, 2018, 6:30-7:30 pm
Park Road Shopping Center
4139 Park Rd Charlotte NC 28209
(704) 525-9239
www.parkroadbooks.com