Due to an unexpected conflict, this event with Carrie Mesrobian for The Whitsun Daughters has been temporarilly postponed. Check back soon for more details.
You're invited to a virtual event with Red Balloon Bookshop and local author Carrie Mesrobian in honor of her new young adult novel, The Whitsun Daughters, a twisty and gorgeously written YA ghost story about young women separated by centuries but connected by a desire to control their futures. Carrie will be in conversation with author Corey Ann Haydu!
Carrie Mesrobian teaches writing to teens in Minneapolis, where she lives with her husband and daughter. Her debut novel, Sex & Violence, was a finalist for the William C. Morris YA Debut Award a was a PW Flying Start. She is also the author of Just a Girl, Perfectly Good White Boy, and Cut Both Ways.
Corey Ann Haydu is the author of YA novels, OCD LOVE STORY, LIFE BY COMMITTEE, MAKING PRETTY, and THE CAREFUL UNDRESSING OF LOVE, as well as the middle-grade novels RULES FOR STEALING STARS and THE SOMEDAY SUITCASE. A graduate of NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts and The New School’s Writing for Children MFA program, Corey has been working in children’s publishing since 2009. Corey is also on the faculty of Vermont College of Fine Arts’ MFA in Writing for Children and Young Adults program. The first two books in Corey’s new chapter book series HAND ME DOWN MAGIC, hit shelves June 16, 2020. Shortly thereafter, her next YA, a feminist fairytale, EVER CURSED, comes ou July 14th, 2020! Corey lives in Brooklyn with her husband, her daughter, her dog, Oscar, and a wide variety of cheese.
To Attend: Use the link below to register for the event. A link to the virtual meeting will be sent out on Monday, Oct 19 before the event. Start time is subject to change.
To Purchase a Book: Use the button below to add copies of The Whitsun Daughters by Carrie Mesrobian or Ever Cursed by Corey Ann Haydu to your cart and checkout online anytime, or call Red Balloon Bookshop at 651-224-8320 from 10am - 5pm, Mon - Sat to purchase via phone or to schedule an in-store shopping time.
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