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YALLWEST – Santa Monica High School, Santa Monica, CA
May 4 - May 5
Here’s where to find Sherri at Yallwest this year!
Friday, May 6th – Author Visit
Will Rogers Middle School, Lawndale, CA
Saturday, May 7th – YALLWEST – SaMo High
1:00 – Dark Childhood Worlds Panel – Chorus Room
Not all childhood fantasy worlds are wonderlands, whether in Middle Grade or YA. Danielle Paige (Moderator), Amy Ephron, Erin Entrada Kelly, Ransom Riggs, Holly Goldberg Sloan, and Sherri L. Smith
2:00 – Middle Grade Truth or Dare?!? – East Tent
Back by popular demand, a game of brave hearts and honest…parts. Alex London (Host), Ally Carter, Erin Entrada Kelly, Eliot Schrefer, Sherri L. Smith, and Melissa Walker
3:00 – Author Signing – Innovation Quad
5:00 PM – Thrillers – Chorus Room
Authors explore connections between gender and darkness – and how female-driven thrillers came to be a genre in the first place. Stephanie Kuehn (Moderator), Karen M. McManus, Megan Miranda, Alexandra Monir, Sherri L. Smith, and Kiersten White
6:00 PM – The 4th Annual Yallwest Smackdown – Barnum Hall
Can’t wait to see you all there!