Cinda Williams Chima

Cinda's Press Kit (Bio and Photos)

Upcoming Events and Appearances

Columbus, OH
Ohioana Book Festival
Saturday, April 25, 2015
Sheraton Columbus Hotel at Capitol Square
75 E State Street
Columbus, OH 43215

Hudson, NY
Hudson Children's Book Festival
Saturday, May 2, 2015
215 Harry Howard Avenue at the Junior and Senior High School

Atlanta, GA
Savannah School of Art and Design
Monday, May 4, 2015, 6:30 pm
173 14th St., Atlanta, GA 30309
I'll be presenting a program entitled Worldbuilding: Creating your Own Fantasy Fiction.
The event is free and open to the public. RSVP is required using the link below.

Boardman, OH
Teen and Middle Grade Author Appearance and Signing
Saturday, May 9, 2015, 3-5 pm
I’ll be signing with Megan Whalen Turner, Tricia Springstubb, Shelley Pearsall, and Rebecca Barnhill
Barnes & Noble, Boardman
381 Boardman Poland Rd,
Youngstown, OH 44512
(330) 629-9436

Rochester, NY
TBF Live! Rochester Teen Bookfest
May 16, 2015 9 am – 5 pm
Nazareth College, Main entrance at Shults Center
4245 East Avenue
Rochester, NY 14618
Note: This is the best book party evah!

Barberton, OH
Barberton Public Library
Writing workshop: Worldbuilding: Writing Your Own Fantasy Fiction
Wednesday, June 24, 2015, 6 pm
602 W Park Av
Barberton, OH 44203

East Lansing, MI
Michigan State University
Young Authors Conference
Workshop: Dialogue: The Engine of Fiction
Friday and Saturday, July 10-11, 2015

Pickerington, OH
Pickerington Public Library YA Authorfest
Pickerington North High School
Saturday, July 25, 2015 10 AM-5 PM

Alliance, OH
Author Appearance and Signing
Saturday, November 21, 2 PM
Rodman Public Library
215 E Broadway St
Alliance, OH


Past Events - 2015

Cinda with 4 other women at the TLA meeting
April Pulley Sayre, Karen Romano Young, Cinda, Alison James, Mary Lee Donovan
Austin, TX
Texas Library Association Annual Meeting
Signing Wednesday, April 15, 11:30-12:30
Austin Convention Center
Austin, TX

Cinda with 4 teen volunteers
With my volunteer helpers at Litworks
Chicago Area
Saturday, April 18, 2015, 9 to 4 pm
Norridge and Harwood Heights, IL
Litworks: A Teen Bookfest
Join Six authors of teen lit including Chris Crutcher, Paul Griffin, Susane Colasanti, Jessica Brody, Gene Ha and ME!

In the Books a Million sales tent

Ft Myers, Florida
Southwest Florida Reading Festival
Saturday, March 21
Harborside Event Center & Centennial Park,
Fort Myers River District

Cinda in the zone

Selfies with some fans

Fairview Park, OH
Louis F Mayer Middle School Visit
February 11, 2015

Cinda with 5 librarians in the high school library
With the library staff at Lake Forest HS
Chicago, IL area
February 4, 2015
Lake Forest High School
Lake Forest, IL

Cinda and Susan standing with a bookCinda and author Susan Dennard Dearborn, MI
Back to the ConFusion
January 16-18, 2015
Dearborn Doubletree Hotel
Con details here

Cinda and 2 women standing holding booksTeen Fusion interview

Cinda with a girl in a n anime costume
Cinda with the winner of the masquerade