Free tickets will be available beginning Monday, March 18
The Round Lake Area Public Library is pleased to welcome New York Times Bestselling Author Ellen Hopkins to the Cultural & Civic Center of Round Lake Beach on Friday, April 12, 2013. The FREE author event will be from 7:00-9:00 p.m. Doors will open at 6:00 p.m . The venue is located at 2007 Civic Center Way, Round Lake Beach, IL. Ellen is the author of the acclaimed Crank series, and will be presenting her new book Tilt (Margaret McElderry).
Tilt: Love–good and bad–forces three teens’ worlds to tilt in a riveting novel from “New York Times “bestselling author Ellen Hopkins. Three teens, three stories–all interconnected through their parents’ family relationships. As the adults pull away, caught up in their own dilemmas, the lives of the teens begin to tilt….Love, in all its forms, has crucial consequences in this standalone novel.
Ellen Hopkins is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Crank, Burned, Impulse, Glass, Identical, Tricks, and Fallout. Ellen is a poet, freelance writer, and the award-winning author of twenty nonfiction titles and five NY Times Bestselling novels-in-verse. Ellen mentors other writers and is a regular speaker at schools, book festivals and writers conferences across the US, and now throughout the world.
Free tickets will be available beginning Monday, March 18. You can pick up your tickets at the Village of Round Lake Beach Cultural & Civic Center Monday through Friday between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. or between 9:00 a.m. and 9:00 p.m. on Wednesday. The Center is located at 2007 Civic Center Way in Round Lake Beach. Venue directions: www.rlbciviccenter.org. Tickets will also be available at the Round Lake Area Public Library in the Adult Services Department. Tickets are for general admission seating only. Admittance to the event requires a ticket. Appropriate for Teens, Young Adults, Adults.
Hopkins will be available for book signings immediately following her presentation. Some of her books will be for sale in the Gathering Room of the Center.
Connect with Ellen Hopkins at www.ellenHopkins.com and on Facebook, and follow her on Twitter at @EllenHopkinsYA.
This event is sponsored by the Friends of the Library and the Round Lake Area Public Library in partnership with the Cultural & Civic Center of Round Lake Beach and participation of the Lake Forest Book Store www.lakeforestbookstore.com. For additional information, contact Event Coordinator Edith Basir at firstname.lastname@example.org. or (847) 546-7060, ext. 110.