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Tuesday, January 13, 2009

Release Day for Secret Keeper, by Mitali Perkins!

Readergirl Mitali Perkins has a new book out today: Secret Keeper. Here's the fantastic trailer, with Mitali narrating!



Catch Mitali on tour this month:
SF BAY AREA
Book Signing and Chai, Thursday Jan. 15, 2009, 6:00 - 7:00 pm, Not Your Mother's Book Club, Books Inc., Town & Country Village, 855 El Camino Real #74, Palo Alto, CA. Phone: 650-321-0600. Free Writing Workshop, Thursday Jan. 15, 2009, 7:00 - 8:00 pm, Not Your Mother's Book Club, Books Inc., Town & Country Village, 855 El Camino Real #74, Palo Alto, CA. Phone: 650-321-0600.

SEATTLE AREA
Book Launch Party, Sunday, Jan. 18, 2009, 2 p.m., Bellevue Barnes and Noble, 626 106th Ave. NE, Bellevue, WA. Phone: 425-453-7958.

Teen Writing Workshop, Chai, Naan, and Samosas, Sunday, January 18, 5:00 p.m., Bellevue Regional Library, 1111 110th Ave NE, Bellevue, WA 98004. Phone: 425-450-1765.

BOSTON AREA
Book Launch Party, Sunday, Feb. 8, 2009, 2 p.m., Newtonville Books, 296 Walnut St, Newton, MA 02460. Phone: 617-244-6619.

Yay, Mitali! Congratulations!

2 comments:

Mitali Perkins said...

Thank you so much, Melissa and the rest of you rgz! I can't wait to finally meet most of you in Bellevue. Don't we have one of the greatest vocations on the planet? Love and hugs from icy Boston.

holly cupala said...

Fabulous! It is SUCH a good book, readergirlz! I can't wait for us to discuss it.