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Tour Dates

July 2015
San Diego Comic-Con
Panel Name: The Modern Fairy Tale
Date/Time: Thursday, 7/9/15, 12:00p.m. - 1:00p.m.,
Room: 32AB
Autograph Area signing: Thursday AA06 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
Description: Myth, legends, folk and fairy tales make up some of the oldest and most treasured stories of human history. More than just entertainment, they teach lessons, preserve tradition, and influence entire generations. Heroes, heroines, dragons, faeries, genies and demons live on in today’s popular fiction. Join authors Renee Ahdieh (The Wrath and the Dawn), Laura Bickle (Dark Alchemy), Tonya Hurley (Hallowed), Julie Kagawa (Talon & Rogue), and Naomi Novik (Uprooted) as they discuss new works of fiction that borrow from these stories and other tales as old as time. Moderated by Ali T. Kokmen (Barnes & Noble, Nook Digital). Room 32AB

More dates coming soon!


Past Dates


Friday, May 8th
6:30-8 PM Mass Author Signing – THE BARRENS
I will be signing all ghostgirl books and The Blessed Trilogy.

EAGLE EYE BOOKS is the official bookseller of the 25th Annual World Horror Convention and is located in the Dealers Room, so stop by and pick up books by your favorite attending authors to sign this weekend!

Saturday, May 9th
10-11 AM Panel: YA ROCKS: Writing Horror for YA and Middle Grades: How Far Is Too Far With Your Scares? – SARNATH
So you want to write horror for kids and teens, but how far is too far with your scares? Is there a limit to what you can write for middle grade and young adult readers? Is there a limit to the kinds of monsters you can create? Our panelists discuss how to approach crafting horror for middle grade and young adult readers.
Moderator: Susan McCauley. Panelists: Kami Garcia, Tonya Hurley, Alethea Kontis, Peter Salomon, Catherine Scully, Tim Waggoner

7:30-10:30 PM Bram Stoker Awards Banquet sponsored by Samhain Publishing – THE TURTLE

Sunday, May 10
NOON-1 PM Panel: TERRIFYING TROPES: The Death Panel: Funerals, Cemeteries, Burial, Autopsies, and Decomposition – SARNACH
From the Death Salon to the Death Museum, from permanent memorialization to cutting-edge composting of corpses, from Death Cafes to the Right to Die movement, death is in the news these days. Come get your questions answered and find inspiration in how to make death matter!
Moderator: Loren Rhoads. Panelists: Jason Brock, Tonya Hurley, Rena Mason, William F. Nolan

For a full schedule visit:

Saturday, May 16, 2015 - 3:00pm to 4:15pm

RT Book Lovers Convention

RT appearance

An Evening with The Horror Writers Association
Thursday, October 23 • 8:00 pm
The Morbid Anatomy Museum, Brooklyn, NY
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Morbid Anatomy Children's Halloween Party
Sunday, October 26 • 1:00 - 4:00 pm
The Morbid Anatomy Museum, Brooklyn, NY
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Fantastic Females: Heroines in Paranormal Fantasy
Date/Time: Saturday, 7/26/14, 10:30a.m. - 11:30a.m., Room: 8
Signing Time: Saturday AA09 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM

10:30 - 11:30 Fantastic Females: Heroines in Paranormal Fantasy These authors know how to thrill readers with stories of kick-ass heroines who traverse the boundaries of other worlds and dimensions. Join Deborah Harkness (All Souls Trilogy),  Marjorie Liu (Labyrinth of Stars),  SJ Harper (Reckoning), Christina Lauren (Sublime), Tonya Hurley (The Blessed Trilogy),  and moderator Chris Marie Green (Only the Good Die Young) as they discuss the paranormal elements in their action-packed novels that keep their protagonists on their toes and the readers on the edge of their seats. Room 8

OCTOBER 11: New York Comic Con
PANEL: Myth and Magic in the City/Urban Fantasy
Time: 2:45 PM - 3:45 PM
Location: 1A17
Autograph table signing 4-5PM & GIVEAWAY
Followed by a signing at Horror Writers Association booth with giveaway.

OCTOBER 13: Books Of Wonder
4:00 PM in NYC - YA LEGION TOUR! With Kami Garcia, Lauren Oliver and Richard Kadrey.

Friday September 7th 11AM – 11:50AM
SIBA – Southern Independent Booksellers Alliance – Naples, FL
Magical & Mysterious – Banyan
Writers that mystify whether with magic or suspense are here to share.
Moderator: Joseph Scott Morgan, Blood Beneath My Feet (Feral House) • Sandra Brannan, Widow’s Might (Greenleaf Book Group) • Joelle Charbonneau, Skating on the Edge (Minotaur Books) • Jeff Hirsch, Magisterium (Scholastic) • Suzanne Johnson, River Road (Tor) • Tonya Hurley, The Blessed (Simon & Schuster)

2:00 PM – Signing THE BLESSED in the autograph area

Wednesday September 26th at 6:30 PM
Bay View Library (with Boswell Book Company)
2566 South Kinnickinnic Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53207

Friday September 28th at 7:00 PM
Anderson’s Bookshop (group author event)
123 West Jefferson
Naperville, IL 60540

Saturday September 29th ALL DAY
YA Conference with David Levithan, Tonya Hurley, Heather Brewer, Maggie Stiefvater
Anderson’s Bookshop
123 West Jefferson
Naperville, IL 60540

Wednesday October 3rd
THE BLESSED EVENT at Saint Ann’s Church in Brooklyn!
Reading by Kara Hayward (Moonrise Kingdom)
and music performances by Gus + Scout, Stephen Merritt of Magnetic Fields, and Vince Clarke!
**Come and worship! Books sold on site.


1:30 – 2:30 PM
Panel: Passion, Power and Paranormals!

Location: 1A14

Alexandra Bracken , Dan Krokos , Jocelyn Davies , Kalayna Price , Keri Arthur , Margaret Stohl , Maureen Johnson , Tahereh Mafi , Tonya Hurley

Authors Keri Arthur, Maureen Johnson, Tahereh Mafi, Tonya Hurley, Margaret Stohl, Dan Krokos, Alexandra Bracken and Kalayna Price discuss the inclusion of romantic elements in their action-packed novels. If dating the undead wasn’t tricky enough, these protagonists must also battle the forces of evil while trying to keep their sanity and the world safe from destruction. Moderator Jocelyn Davies will have the authors divulging the steamy details behind creating their characters and their tricky love affairs.

3:15 – 4:15 PM: Signing in autographing area

Saturday October 13th
11am – Writing about religion panel + book signing
4pm – solo presentation + book signing

Tuesday October 23rd
Provo City Library
Provo City, UT
With: Becca Fitzpatrick, Tonya Hurley Elizabeth Miles and Kresley Cole

Wednesday October 24th at 7PM
Changing Hands
6428 South McClintock
Tempe, AZ 85283
With: Becca Fitzpatrick, Elizabeth Miles, Kresley Cole, Tonya Hurley & Heather Brewer

Thursday October 25th at 6:30 PM
Barnes & Noble
Portland, OR
With: Becca Fitzpatrick, Tonya Hurley, and Kimberly Derting


Charleston, SC
Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012

Gayle Forman (If I Stay), Tonya Hurley (Blessed), Robin Wasserman (Seven Deadly Sins series), Michele Jaffe (Rosebush), Natalie Standiford (How to Say Goodbye in Robot), Adele Griffin (Picture the Dead).

Moderator: Eliot Schrefer (Endangered)

CMH = Charleston Music Hall, 37 John St. ( Mainstage)

Presented by Pressque Publishing

Andrea Cremer (Nightshade), Tonya Hurley (Blessed), Alyson Noel (Immortals series), Cinda Chima (Seven Realms series), Carrie Ryan (The Forest of Hands and Teeth), Cate Tiernan (Immortal Beloved)

Moderator: Caitlin Kittredge (The Iron Thorn)


Miami, FL
Sunday, November 18 at 3:30pm
Laini Taylor, Tonya Hurley and Gennifer Albin

Location: Room 1164, Building 1, Ground Floor
Wolfson Campus, Miami Dade College

Saturday 1 December
18:00- 18:50: Presentación The Blessed
Interacción con el Club de Fan Guadalajara y preguntas del público
19:00 a 21:00: Book signing

Thursday 6 December
Firma de libros en Gandhi
Miguel Angel de Quevedo

Saturday Dec. 15th at 2 PM
Books-a-Million in Valley Stream

June 23rd, 2013, 1 -3 PM
Books of Wonder NYC