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May 04, 2013

Event Recap: Penguin/Razorbill Canada Fall Preview!

Yesterday (May 3rd) we went to the Penguin Group's amazing Fall preview! It was loads of fun! We got to meet more awesome bloggers, as well as the great people at penguin and just take about BOOKS! We also got to meet the author of The Gypsy King, Maureen Fergus and hear what she has to say about her book series! 

At first (after chilling a bit and snacking on food :P ), the awesome people at penguin spotlighted some amazing books coming out this fall! The way they spoke about them made Juhina & I want to read them ASAP! Check them out below and know why! You will then need to add them to your TBR pile!

- Gameboard of the Gods by Richelle Mead
- The Fiery Heart by Richelle Mead
- Somebody Up There Hates You by Hollis Seamon
- Isla and The Happily Ever After by Stephanie Perkins
- Just One Year by Gayle Forman
- Champion by Marie Lu
- Control by Lydia Kang
- Frozen by Melissa De La Cruz & Michael Johnston
- Fractured by Teri Terry
- Rebel Spring by Morgan Rhodes
- All the Truth That's in Me by Julie Berry
- Snakeroot by Andrea Cremer

Another book that was spotlighted is "A Fool's Errand", which is the sequel to The Gypsy King by Maureen Fergus! We actually got to meet Maureen, and let me tell you, she is one hilarious women! The cover for "A Fool's Errand" cover was also revealed at the event, so you can know how excited everyone was by that surprise! We each went home with our own ARC and we can't wait to catch up to it! 

Here is a picture of me and Juhina posing with Maureen Fergus and "A Fool's Errand"! 

The awesome swag and books that we got from Penguin! Thank you!


  1. Wow! That looks so fun! I have never got to do something like that (I went to ALA but it was different) and it looks like a lot of fun! Lots of amazing books coming out!

  2. I had such a blast meeting you girls! Thanks for the shout out, it made me smile :D

    I will definitely be reading Slated soon! Hope to see you on the 25th!

  3. Sounds like you had a great time. There are so many amazing titles coming out. Can't wait!

    Jenea @ Books Live Forever

  4. That looks like so much fun! I'm a little jealous right now. All those books like sooo interesting :)

  5. It was great meeting you guys yesterday! Hope to see you again in future events :)

    ♥ Christine

  6. This looks great! I went to a similar thing here (with Harlequin Teen) and it's such a great way to get to know the publisher and get us interested in books!

    Yay for both of Richelle's new books!

  7. Sounds like a ton of fun! I kept seeing Razorbill CA tweeting about it that day and it made me wish I could be there. Glad you girls had a good time!

    ~Marie @ Ramblings of a Daydreamer

  8. I got to go to one of those previews as part of a bloggers conference and it was amazing!!!
    Glad you had fun. I'm excited about a lot of those books!

    You can find me here: Jen @ YA Romantics

  9. That sounds so awesome!! :D I'd love to go to something like that. I'm so excited for All the Truth That's in Me, Rebel Spring, Frozen, and Control! So many awesome Penguin books coming out!!

  10. This is awesome, Juhina and Farah! I've never heard of Penguin doing something like this in the States *stomps foot*! Gosh, I'm just dying for Richelle Mead's Fiery Heart! I have Gameboard of the Gods so that takes a little of the edge off. Nice to see you had such a lovely time. :)

  11. Wow, this event sounds amazing! I have only been to one book event but I really enjoyed it. Fractured sounds brilliant, I must read that series soon. The 5th Wave is one of my next-to-read books so I am really excited about it. Thanks for sharing!

  12. I am very excited about all of the Richelle Mead books!!!!

  13. Wow, that looks like tons of fun! I wish we had big book events like that here. I did get to meet Maureen Fergus a while back though - you're right, she's really funny. I'm excited to see what happens next in A Fool's Errand.

  14. Thanks for the recap, I just add some of the book to my TBR list.

  15. Oh, you lucky girls!!! Sounds like so much fun and wish that I wasn't so far away in Winnipeg. Lots of great books to look forward to!!