Yikes! It’s almost July, which means it’s almost August, which means Implanted will be a real book in just over a month!
I’ve been head down, hard at work on promotion and maybe a sekrit project or two, but exciting things are happening for the book launch, and this post is your one-stop-shop for all the appearances, readings, signings, and whatnot in the lead-up to the launch and beyond….
(I’ll be updating this post with the latest information and/or changes as we go forward.)
July 18-20 RWA Nationals in Denver, Colorado
I’m not on any programming, but will be there to learn and network with other writers who like to blend science fiction and fantasy with romance. Email or @ on twitter if you’d like to meet up.
August 2 UK Release of Implanted (!)
August 3-5 ArmadilloCon in Austin, Texas
I’ll be one of the instructors for Friday’s Writing Workshop. The rest of the programming is TBD
August 7 US Release of Implanted (!!)
August 10 Reading and Q&A at the Albuquerque Science Fiction Society
I’ll be reading from Implanted and taking questions in a special preview prior to the official local launch party at Page1 (below).
August 16-19 Worldcon in San Jose, California
You’ll find me at Angry Robot related programming throughout the weekend. Email or @ on twitter if you’d like to meet up.
August 24-26 Bubonicon in Albuquerque, New Mexico
Tentative programming includes:
Friday 6:30 pm – 55 Minutes with Lauren C. Teffeau
Saturday 11am – Victor Milán Memorial
Saturday 2pm – New Mexico as an Alien World: The Appeal of the Southwest [panel]
Sunday 2:30pm – Embarrassing Beginnings: Hidden Starts [panel]
September 6 Reddit/Fantasy Ask Me Anything
All your burning questions about Implanted, me, or (just about) anything else answered! More details to come.
September 8 Reading and Signing at the Denver Science Fiction and Fantasy Series
Hosted by J. L. Forrest at BookBar in Denver, Colorado, I’ll be joined by the amazing and award-winning author Rebecca Roanhorse where we’ll talk about Implanted, the awesome Trail of Lightning, and more.
September 15 Reading and Signing at Page1 Books Albuquerque, New Mexico
This will be the official local launch of Implanted at the beloved independent bookstore Page1, Albuquerque’s number one stop for all things genre. I’ll also be joined by Rebecca Roanhorse who’ll be celebrating the release of Trail of Lightning. It will be fun with festivities to follow.
October 7 Reading and Signing at Bookworks Albuquerque, New Mexico
Rebecca Roanhorse and I are teaming up again for another joint-event, this time at ABQ’s other much-loved independent bookstore, Bookworks. Join us for an exciting book talk along the bosque.
October 19-21 MileHiCon in Denver, Colorado
That’s all for me. Stay tuned!
(PS… Have you preorded Implanted yet?)