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YALLFest 2013

Who’s coming: 50 of the country’s top YA authors, including 25 New York Times bestsellers.

What: Panels, presentations and signings on three stages on Upper King Street, as well as the infamous YA Smackdown!

When: Sat., Nov. 9, 2013, 10 am to 7 pm

Where: Blue Bicycle Books, the American Theatre, Charleston Music Hall, Upper King Street, Charleston, SC

Cost: FREE!

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YALLFest Author Funny Faces:

Melissa de la Cruz and Michael Johnston- a YA power couple!

Even when the lines get long, our readers stay in the YALLFest-spirit! We love you guys!

YALLFest Author Funny Faces:

Tahereh Mafi and Ransom Riggs at YALLFest being adorable- as always

Charleston City Paper: “YALLFest returns for another round of YA lit love”


"It’s a little funnier and wilder than some of the more staid book events," says Margaret Stohl, co-author of Beautiful Creatures and co-organizer of the event. “It’s meant to be an entertaining and wildly enthusiastic book weekend.”


Read the article HERE

Blue Bicycle Books is gearing up for YALLFEST!
This Saturday 47 of the country’s top YA authors (including 25 New York Times bestsellers) come to Charleston for a festival of panels, presentations, and signings. 

The day is packed with exciting events including the keynote with Cassandra Clare and Holly Black, exclusive footage of the Beautiful Creatures Movie from Margaret Stohl and Kami Garcia, and a YA Smackdown. (You can check out the full schedule here!)

Can’t make it to Charleston? Don’t miss out on the fun; many of our panels will be streaming live online! 

Blue Bicycle Books is gearing up for YALLFEST!

This Saturday 47 of the country’s top YA authors (including 25 New York Times bestsellers) come to Charleston for a festival of panels, presentations, and signings. 

The day is packed with exciting events including the keynote with Cassandra Clare and Holly Black, exclusive footage of the Beautiful Creatures Movie from Margaret Stohl and Kami Garcia, and a YA Smackdown. (You can check out the full schedule here!)

Can’t make it to Charleston? Don’t miss out on the fun; many of our panels will be streaming live online

YALLFest 2012!

Hey Everyone!

Preparations for YALLFest 2012 have already begun! The event will be on November 10, 2012, but stay tuned to our website for news, contests, events and the attending authors list! 

More updates coming soon!