Introducing our

#TTBF Authors of 2018!


Festival Title

Twitter Handle

Ebony Adams

History vs Women: The Defiant Lives That They Don't Want You to Know


Julissa Arce

Someone Like Me: How One Undocumented Girl Fought for Her American Dream


Julie C. Dao

Forest of a Thousand Lanterns  (Rise of the Empress #1)


Rios de la Luz



Alexa Donne

Brightly Burning


Heidi Heilig

For a Muse of Fire


Ellen Hopkins

People Kill People


Adib Khorram

Darius the Great Is Not Okay


David Levithan

Someday (Every Day #3)


Alex London

Black Wings Beating


Samantha Mabry

All the Wind in the World


Taran Matharu

The Outcast (Summoner #4)


Morgan Matson

Save the Date


Katharine McGee

The Towering Sky (The Thousandth Floor #3)


L.L. McKinney

A Blade So Black


Richelle Mead

The Emerald Sea (The Glittering Court #3)


Marissa Meyer

Archenemies (Renegades #2)


Patrick Ness

And the Ocean Was Our Sky


Nadya Okamoto

Period Power: A Manifesto for the Menstrual Movement


Tochi Onyebuchi

Crown of Thunder (Beasts Made of Night #2)


Mark Oshiro

Anger is a Gift


Natalie C. Parker



Mary E. Pearson

Dance of Thieves


Beth Revis

Give the Dark My Love


Lilliam Rivera

The Education of Margot Sánchez


Leila Sales

If You Don't Have Anything Nice to Say


Anita Sarkeesian

History vs Women: The Defiant Lives That They Don't Want You to Know


Neal & Jarrod Shusterman



Andrew Smith

Rabbit & Robot


Cynthia Leitich Smith

Hearts Unbroken


Nic Stone

Odd One Out


Nova Ren Suma

A Room Away From the Wolves


Laini Taylor

Muse of Nightmares (Strange the Dreamer, #2)


April Genevieve Tucholke

The Boneless Mercies


Ngozi Ukazu

Check, Please!


Kiersten White

The Dark Descent of Elizabeth Frankenstein