Saturday, February 27, 2016
OTFB 2016 - AUTHOR SPOTLIGHT: Sara Elizabeth Santana
It is that time of year...again! Events and places where teens, authors and books meet! For many booknerds and readers alike, we attend many book festivals and author events all over the United States. I am absolutely thrilled to be part of this blog tour for this event! And...I get to host one of the amazing authors that will also be in attendance! You'll find out who I'm hosting soon...after discussing some details about this fun event! My daughter and I was fortunate to go to the first Teen Book Fest when it all started in Ontario! And, of course, at the end of sharing all this exciting and fun information, there is an awesome Blog Tour GIVEAWAY...at the end of this post! Plus, check out the blog tour schedule!
Well, this coming March 2016, the City of Ontario will be holding their 6th Annual Ontario Teen Book Fest featuring many bestselling authors. Booknerds and fans of all ages are welcome to attend; however, teens are given preferred seating.
March 12, 2016, Saturday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Colony High School
3850 E. Riverside Drive
Ontario, California 91761
Did I mention that to attend is absolutely FREE and it is NOT ticketed!
Yup! Ontario's Teen Book Fest is completely FREE to attend! For more information on the Ontario Teen Book Fest, go to:
*Books and other stuff will be available for purchase during the event*
Join us as we celebrate teens and books with an amazing lineup of authors! And, of course, there will be signings as well! Yay! To celebrate this upcoming and exciting event, we are having a blog tour spotlighting these amazing authors!
Blog Tour Schedule:
Spotlight on Andrew Smith -- What A Nerd Girl Says
Spotlight on Alexandra Monir -- The Consummate Reader
Spotlight on April Genevieve Tucholke -- Adventures of a Book Junkie
Spotlight on Alexis Bass -- A Traveling Book
Spotlight on Marissa Meyer -- Read Now Sleep Later
Spotlight on Sara Elizabeth Santana -- Movies, Shows & Books
Spotlight on Robin Reul -- Recently Acquired Obsessions
Spotlight on E. Katherine Kottaras -- iFandoms Collide
Spotlight on Stephanie Diaz -- My Fangirl Chronicles
Spotlight on Virginia Boecker -- The Reader's Antidote
Spotlight on Mary McCoy -- Book You Very Much
Spotlight on Brad Gottfred -- Seeking Bazinga
Spotlight on Michelle Levy -- My Fangirl Chronicles
Spotlight on Elana K. Arnold -- Read Now Sleep Later
Spotlight on Kristin Halbrook -- What A Nerd Girl Says
Spotlight on Jessica Brody -- The Windy Pages
Spotlight on Nicole Maggi - Nite Lite Book Reviews
Spotlight on Jay Asher -- A Bookish Escape
Today, I have the great pleasure to spotlight the amazing debut author, Sara Elizabeth Santana!
My daughter and I have the great pleasure calling her friend! We first met Sara at some event...we've been to so many, that I can't remember which one...haha! But, since then, near or far, we have maintained that friendship based on our love for all the fandoms and books we have in common and have grown to love! We are absolutely thrilled that her dream of becoming a published author has come true!
**About the Author**
Sara Elizabeth Santana is a YA and NA fiction writer. She has worked as a smoothie artist, Disneyland cast member, restaurant supervisor, nanny, photographer, pizza delivery driver, and barista; but writing is what she loves most. She runs her own nerd girl/book review blog, What A Nerd Girl Says.
Sara lives in Southern California with her Dad, five siblings, and two dogs. Her debut novel is The Awakened.
Sara Elizabeth Santana is represented by Benjamin Alderson of OfTomes Publishing.
Stay connected with Sara Elizabeth Santana
Book(s) by Sara Elizabeth Santana:
(Book covers are links to Goodreads)
Watch the book trailer for The Awakened!
Sara will have only 6 copies at the event. $15 each, cash only.
Don't miss out on this new book and be sure to purchase a copy on Amazon prior to the event so you can get your copy signed by this amazing author!
*My Interview with Sara Elizabeth Santana*
Well, there you go booknerds/fangirls! We found out a little bit more about this amazing new author, Sara Elizabeth Santana! Be sure to meet her at this upcoming event!
Thank you Sara for taking time from your busy schedule for this interview!
Of course, we can't forget that TODAY is her birthday!
Giveaway is U.S. Only
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