The authors for the 2010 Texas Book Festival (October 16-17) were announced yesterday!
In addition to Cynthia, who will be presenting HOLLER LOUDLY, the author slate includes Texas children's and/or YA authors Chris Barton, John Gosselink, Keith Graves, Bethany Hegedus, Varian Johnson, April Lurie, Lisa Railsback, Lupe Ruiz-Flores, Rene Saldana, Jr., Tim Tingle, and Brian Yansky.
From outside Texas, the line-up includes M.T. Anderson, Laurie Halse Anderson, Ann Angel, T.A. Barron, Bonny Becker, Holly Black, Heather Brewer, Peter Brown, Marina Budhos, Meg Cabot, Cinda Williams Chima, Andrea Cremer, Matt de la Pena, Tony DiTerlizzi, Justine Larbalestier, Kirsten Miller, Deborah Noyes, Sara Pennypacker, and Scott Westerfeld.
Cyn has an interview with Clay Smith (no relation), literary director of the Festival, here.