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OCTOBER 20, 2018

PEACE CENTER, GREENVILLE, SC

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Welcome to Read Up Greenville

About

About

Read Up, Greenville is an annual celebration of Young Adult and Middle Grades books and authors. By bringing teens in close contact with authors through book signings, panels and interactive events, the festival will encourage youth to continue their love for reading and hopefully encourage non-readers to become readers.

Read Up is a day of celebration. There will be book sales, author signings, panel discussions and keynote speakers. The day will feature multiple panels specific to different themes. One panel may focus on graphic novels and another on romance YA books.

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Ally Condie
Brendan Reichs
Marissa Meyer

Beth Revis
Alan Gratz
Adam Silvera
Ashley Poston
Becky Albertalli
Dhonielle Clayton
Drew Weing
Emily Martin
Gwenda Bond
Hope Larson
Jessica Leake
Kaitlyn Sage Patterson
Lauren Gibaldi
Makiia Lucier
McCall Hoyle
Megan Shepherd
Nic Stone
Scott Reintgen
Soman Chainani
Tiffany Jackson
Jessica Khoury
Jessie Hilb
Kathleen Burkinshaw
Laurie Devore
Alice Ratterree
Mary Winn Heider

Presenting Sponsor

Our Awesome Sponsors

Marie G. Park

The Event Venue:
Peace Center, Greenville, SC

Built on a six-acre campus, with an energetic mix of leading-edge architecture and historic preservation, the campus is at the hub of Greenville’s nationally-recognized downtown.

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UPCOMING EVENTS

Tickets

Tickets are available!

Read Up Greenville is a celebration of Young Adult and Middle Grades books and authors. There will be book sales, author signings, panel discussions and keynote speakers. The day will feature nine panels specific to different themes.

The event is free to all!

Please keep in mind that although all tickets are free, you do need to reserve your tickets for the keynote events.

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Preferred Hotel - Aloft Hotel

Rooms are available at a preferred rate for our traveling Read Up Greenville guests!

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Contact Us

ReadUp is a celebration of top young adult authors, book sales, activities and so much more. We are actively seeking volunteers and sponsors. If you are interested in being a part of this new Greenville event, please reach out to our Executive Director, Lee Yarborough at lee@readupgreenville.com.

Read Up is an exciting event that you will not want to miss. So book mark your calendars now.

Read Up Greenville’s Photograph and Video Recording Policy
Photographs and video recordings taken at events associated with the festival are often used, with or without the name(s) of the person(s) shown in the photograph, to help spread word of the festival and for purposes such as publicity, illustration, advertising, and website content. If you do not want your photograph or likeness or that of your minor child to be used in this manner, please send an email t olee@readupgreenville.com so that we may take steps to prevent such use. Failure to send this notification will be taken as permission to use a person’s photograph or likeness as described.
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