Author Ally Condie Coming to Kalamazoo Public Library

Oct 28, 2013 11:44:00 AM


Kalamazoo, MI –

Monday, October 28, 2013.  New York Times and international bestselling author, Ally Condie is coming to Kalamazoo Public Library, Central Location on Thursday, November 7 at 6:30 pm for a reading and book signing.

Condie is the author of the Matched Trilogy, which includes Matched, Crossed and Reached. Matched was chosen as one of YALSA’s (Young Adult Library Services Association) 2011 Teens’ Top Ten, named as Publisher’s Weekly’s Best Children’s books of 2010, selected as the #1 Pick on the Winter Kids’ Indie Next List and received starred reviews from Kirkus and Publisher’s Weekly. The sequels, Crossed and Reached, were also critically acclaimed. All three books are available in 30+ languages and Disney has optioned the film rights for the series.

Meet Condie, hear excerpts from her trilogy and get your copy signed. Bookbug, a local, independent bookstore, will be selling books for signing. Refreshments included.

A former English teacher, Ally Condie lives with her husband and four children outside of Salt Lake City, Utah. She loves reading, writing, running, and listening to her husband play guitar.


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