Alissa’s launching a new YouTube channel

Alissa will be sharing her observations and experiences about her author life, books and really anything that comes to mind in weekly videos on Awkward Author, a new YouTube...

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Book Discussion Guide Now Available for Shallow Pond

Just in time for back to school, a new discussion guide is available for Alissa’s latest novel, Shallow Pond. Interested in using Shallow Pond for your next book...

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Shallow Pond is Now Available

Alissa’s third book, Shallow Pond is now available. Sisters uncover an unbelievable family secret in this page-turning read. Barbara “Babie” Bunting is constantly mistaken...

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Events Calendar

9/26/14-9/28/14 Baltimore Book Festival
Baltimore, MD
Alissa will be in Baltimore for the fabulous Baltimore Book Festival at Baltimore’s Inner Harbor. You’ll find her hanging out at the KidLit Authors Club booth. The festival runs from noon to 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and noon to 6 p.m. on Sunday.

10/11/14 Collingswood Book Festival, 10 am -4 pm
Collingswood, NJ
An all day outdoor celebration of books for all ages. Alissa will be joining fellow KidLit Authors Club members at this fun festival.

10/16/14 Wyckoff Library, 7-8:30 p.m.
200 Woodland Ave, Wyckoff, NJ 07481
Alissa and will join fellow YA authors Alison Ashley Formento, Charlotte Bennardo, Ellen Jensen Abbott and Margie Gelbwasser for this Teen Reads Week event at the Wyckoff Public Library. Books will be available for purchase at this even via Well Read Books. For more information about this event contact the library at 201-891-4866.

10/17/14 Maryland Association of School Librarians Annual Conference
692 Maritime Boulevard, Linthicum Heights, MD
Are you a Maryland school librarian headed to the annual conference? Don’t miss Alissa presenting along with fellow children’s and YA authors Alison Ashley Formento, Nancy Viau, Kit Grindstaff, Dianne Salerni and Tim Young in Session 2 from 10:35 to 11:20 with a book signing from 11:30 to 12:30 following the presentation.

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Books

Alissa is the author of Popular (Flux, 2011), Ferocity Summer (Flux, 2012) and Shallow Pond (Flux, 2013).

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Bio

Alissa Grosso is a young adult novelist, among other things.

Alissa’s books have been published on four continents. She’s the author of the novels Popular (Flux, 2011), Ferocity Summer (Flux, 2012) and Shallow Pond (Flux, 2013). She’s the creator of the weekly YouTube show Awkward Author.

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