Roaring 20s September Launch

Come celebrate the launch of three debuts and an 'Outlaw', moderated by Shannon Doleski, author of Mary Underwater

(Link to event coming soon!)

Shannon will give away prizes to attendees, so come for the full event for a chance to win books and swag!

The debuts are:
Katherine Laurin, THESE VENGEFUL HEARTS

Jess Rinker, THE DARE SISTERS

Laura Stegman, SUMMER OF L.U.C.K.

The 'outlaw' is:
Gina Loveless, WHO IS THE BUCKS BANDIT? (Book 3 in the Outlaw series)

Order your copies now!  

Authors' books from anywhere in the country on Let's Play Books Bookshop Page (HERE) or locally from our shop (links below). 

More information on the authors and their books:

THESE VENGEFUL HEARTS (YA):
Summary of These Vengeful Hearts:
The infamous Red Court rules Heller High from behind the scenes, dealing out social ruin and favors in equal measure. Ember Williams is out to take down the secret society that hurt her sister from within, but will the cost of revenge be more than she's willing to sacrifice? - Katherine Laurin lives in Colorado with her husband, two sons, and a tiny dog. When she's not writing, Katherine enjoys reading, traveling, hiking, and listening to true crime podcasts.

THE DARE SISTERS (MG):
The Dare Sisters is about three sisters trying to find Blackbeard's treasure on Ocracoke Island before a scallywag beats them to it. - Jess teaches in the MFA program at SNU and currently lives in the mountains of West Virginia with her husband, children's author Joe McGee. Jess is also an author of picture book biographies, chapter books, and the second book in the duology, The Dare Sisters: Shipwrecked!, comes out Fall 2021. 

SUMMER OF L.U.C.K. (MG):
Summer of L.U.C.K., a middle-grade fantasy novel, is about three kids finding their way to self-acceptance with the help of a ghost who haunts a magical carnival. Coming September 15, 2020, from INtense Publications, it will be followed by a sequel in 2021. - Laura Segal Stegman is a Los Angeles-based arts publicist and author whose middle-grade debut novel, Summer of L.U.C.K., will be published in September 2020 by INtense Publications, followed by a sequel in 2021. Her non-fiction credits include collaboration on the travel book Only in New York, and her feature stories have appeared in Los Angeles Times and Westways Magazine, among others.

WHO IS THE BUCKS BANDIT? (MG):
When Bonus Bucks start disappearing from teachers' desks, Nadia immediately blames Wilu, the new kid in class. Robin launches "Mission Make Wilu a Friend" to figure out if he's really the Bucks Bandit--but it's hard to befriend someone who's determined to go it alone Will Robin win Wilu over and learn the truth about the disappearing bucks? - Gina Loveless writes for kids and adults. For kids, she's the author of the DIARY OF AN OUTLAW series and the forthcoming, first of its kind puberty book PUBERTY IS GROSS, BUT ALSO REALLY AWESOME (3/21), and for adults, she's a freelancer with Men's Health magazine.

Event date: 

Tuesday, September 15, 2020 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

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Mary Underwater Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781419740800
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Harry N. Abrams - April 7th, 2020

These Vengeful Hearts Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781335145871
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Published: Inkyard Press - September 8th, 2020

The Dare Sisters Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250213389
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Published: Imprint - September 8th, 2020

Summer of L.U.C.K. Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781947796577
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Intense Publications - September 15th, 2020

Diary of a 5th Grade Outlaw (Diary of a 5th Grade Outlaw Book 1) Cover Image
By Gina Loveless, Andrea Bell (Illustrator)
$13.99
ISBN: 9781524855482
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Andrews McMeel Publishing - September 10th, 2019

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The Friend Thief (Diary of a 5th Grade Outlaw Book 2) Cover Image
By Gina Loveless, Andrea Bell (Illustrator)
$13.99
ISBN: 9781524855741
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Andrews McMeel Publishing - April 14th, 2020

Who Is the Bucks Bandit? (Diary of a 5th Grade Outlaw #3) Cover Image
By Gina Loveless, Andrea Bell (Illustrator)
$13.99
ISBN: 9781524860899
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Andrews McMeel Publishing - September 8th, 2020