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Event | Portland, OR | 03-16-13 | Poison by Bridget Zinn

If you are near Portland, OR there is an amazing event going on this Saturday, March 16th to honor the release of Bridget Zinn’s debut book, POISON. I read and reviewed POISON already and highly recommend you do too!

See Laini Taylor’s post for more information.


Saturday, Mar. 16 @ 6:00

A Children’s Place

4807 NE Fremont Street

Portland, OR 97213

Phone: 503-284-8294


Since Bridget isn’t here to share her novel, people are pulling together to help get the word out about this former librarian’s sweet, hilarious debut.
Join the following authors to celebrate Bridget Zinn and the launch of her debut novel Poison. Purchase your copy at the event and get it signed by all.

* Carolyn Conahan
* Virginia Euwer Wolff
* Ruth Feldman
* Susan Fletcher
* April Henry
* Victoria Jamieson
* Rosanne Parry
* Sara Ryan
* Lisa Schroeder
* Inara Scott
* Laini Taylor-Di Bartolo
* Jen Violi
* Emily Whitman
* Johanna Wright

I wish I could attend but alas I’m stuck on the East coast. Please let me know if you plan to attend!


Sixteen-year-old Kyra, a highly-skilled potions master, is the only one who knows her kingdom is on the verge of destruction—which means she’s the only one who can save it. Faced with no other choice, Kyra decides to do what she does best: poison the kingdom’s future ruler, who also happens to be her former best friend.

But, for the first time ever, her poisoned dart . . . misses.

Now a fugitive instead of a hero, Kyra is caught in a game of hide-and-seek with the king’s army and her potioner ex-boyfriend, Hal. At least she’s not alone. She’s armed with her vital potions, a too-cute pig, and Fred, the charming adventurer she can’t stop thinking about. Kyra is determined to get herself a second chance (at murder), but will she be able to find and defeat the princess before Hal and the army find her?

Kyra is not your typical murderer, and she’s certainly no damsel-in-distress—she’s the lovable and quick-witted hero of this romantic novel that has all the right ingredients to make teen girls swoon.


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