Sarahbrannen's Blog

updates from Sarah S. Brannen, children's author/illustrator


Here’s a blog about YA author Ellen Hopkins (Crank, Impulse) being “uninvited” to the 2011 Teen Lit Fest in Humble, Texas.

This kind of thing has happened to me, as well – more than one public school has asked me to do a presentation or a program, and then taken back the invitation when they realized what Uncle Bobby’s Wedding is about. (I’ve done some presentations at private schools which were well-received by all).

One author after another has withdrawn from the festival – I suspect this is going to have some major fallout.

Stay strong, everybody!


August 17, 2010 Posted by | Uncategorized | Leave a comment