Ya’ll Fest

Get social with #YALLFest! Be sure to use #YALLFest2014 and mention us @yallfest on Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr and Instagram this weekend! We’ll be […]


YALLFestians the final schedule for YALLFest 2014 has been posted on our new website. Just go to http://yallfest.org/2014-festival-info/ to find:   *Map […]

Two heads are better than one!!

Fun Facts GALORE about #YALLFest14 author christinalaurenbooks “Yes!! There are two of us!” Christina Lauren is the combined pen name […]

Pre-order Signed Books

The staff at Blue Bicycle Books can’t wait for you to join us at YALLFest! What’s that? Can’t make it? […]

Rock out with Natalie!

Fun Facts about YALLFest author Natalie Standiford: She the bassist in Tiger Beat. Local Charleston artist Nathan Durfee painted the covers […]


Tickets for the Opening Keynote, Closing Keynote, and the YA Smackdown are on sale now!  Buy here *Tickets are nonrefundable […]

2014 — What You Need To Know!

Friday, Nov. 7, 3 – 5 pm. Upper King Street. Penguin March YALLFest 2014 kicks off a day early with the […]

We’ve extended the deadline for the #TigerBeatSongRequest contest! We loved the videos we’ve seen so much that we want to […]

Instagram a video of you signing, lip-syncing, interpretive dancing, etc (be creative) to a song you want Tiger Beat to […]

Matt De La Pena

Fun Facts about YALLFest author  Matt de la Pena  “I have a 36 inch vertical leap. Or at least I […]

The Geography of Jennifer E. Smith

Did you know??  YALLFest author jensmithwrites has been to 46 of the 50 states and is working on the rest! We wonder […]

Get on stage at YALLFest by posting an Instagram? Here’s how: http://yallfest.org/post/93784906813!

Since it was YALLFest author gayleforman Fun Fact Day I just couldn’t resist posting this! CANNOT WAIT!! (Source: https://www.youtube.com/)

Poetic Words!

When asked about her FUN FACT YALLFest author gayleforman  said, “My first “”published”” writing was a poem I recited on […]

Fun Fact!!

This FUN FACT is all about YALLFest author Daniel Ehrenhaft! Did you know he is also Erin Haft, female author of the […]

Did you know???

YALLFest author Aaron Hartzler got kicked out of high school two weeks before graduation. So, naturally, he wrote a book […]

Tiger Beat will be rocking YALLFest again this year & this time they’re taking requests! Want them to play your […]

Summer Fun

If you couldn’t see these authors together this summer we hope you can see them (and MANY MORE) November 7-8th […]

#FlashbackFriday Remember when Veronica Roth wore this disguise so no one would recognize her? and then Margaret Stohl wore this […]

Did you love Divergent? Did you wait in line for hours last year just to see Veronica Roth? Need more […]

Today is the release date for the second book in Margaret Stohl’s Icons series- IDOLS! I cannot wait to find […]

Rainbow Rowell’s new adult contemporary book Landline was released today. Remember when she came to YALLFest last year? Cant wait […]

Flash Back Friday- Did you love this performance as much as we did?  “How does he do it? We all […]

HAPPY BOOK BIRTHDAY to Leigh Bardugo! The 3rd book in The Grisha Trilogy came out today. ‘Ruin and Rising’ was […]

Here they are- our 2014 YALLFest Authors! Reblog with the authors you’re most excited to see!   Kwame Alexander– The […]

#YALLFest is going to be TWO DAYS this year! Double the fun. Double the pie. http:// bit.ly/yallfestlineup 

The 2014 YALLFest Author Lineup is here, exclusively at Just Jared! Check it out  HERE to see which of your favorite authors […]

TODAY at Blue Bicycle Books!

Can’t wait until YALLFest? Us either. So in the meantime, we are very excited to be the last stop on […]

Gayle Forman signing away at YALLFest 2013!

YALLFest 2014: Nov. 7 – 8

YALLFest will return for its fourth year on Fri. Nov. 7 and Sat. Nov. 8 on lovely and lively Upper […]

The clones of David Levithan made an appearance during the Tigerbeat concert at YALLFest! Watch the performance here!

YALLFest Author Funny Faces: Melissa de la Cruz and Michael Johnston- a YA power couple!

Can’t have a concert without throwing around a giant beach ball, right? via the Tigerbeat concert at YALLFest

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

YALLFest Author Funny Faces: Alexandra Bracken showing Sean Williams some girl power

Our favorite party of the year: the VIP author party on YALLFest-eve! 

Daniel Ehrenhaft in his true rock god form performing with Tigerbeat at YALLFest!

YALLFest Author Funny Faces: Cinda Chima and Brendan Reichs ready to fight some aliens Men in Black style!

Authors Adam Gidwitz, Pseudonymous Bosch, Tahereh Mafi and Ransom Riggs get cozy with readers at their YALLFest coffee talks!

YALLFest Author Funny Faces: Kami Garcia and Victoria Schwab, YALLFest secret service

The Tigerbeat show at YALLFest was, in our opinion, the best concert of 2013.

YALLFest Author Funny Faces: Who does duckface better: David Macinnis Gill or Margaret Stohl?

YALLFest Keynote speaker, Veronica Roth, made a surprise appearance at our movie panel. We’re pretty sure it was so she […]

YALLFest Author Funny Faces: Brooklyn authors Gayle Forman and Libba Bray in the YALLFest spirit!

If you sing the lyrics above to the tune of Beyonce’s “Halo”, amazing things will happen. Trust us. (Lyrics by […]

What a YALLFest author sees during a panel at the Music Hall!

Some amazing readers made these Divergent signs for Veronica Roth’s keynote!

YALLFest Author Funny Faces: Tahereh Mafi and Ransom Riggs at YALLFest being adorable- as always

Did you know that YALLFest Author Libba Bray is a rock goddess?  The all-YA-author band, Tigerbeat, absolutely killed it at […]

A really great article about YALLFEST came out in the Chicago Tribune today. Read it below here!

YALLFEST FOR THE PHILIPPINES Here you can bid on special YALLFEST tickets, signed books from our authors, and many more […]

Miss YALLFEST? That means you missed the Tiger Beat concert. No worries, we have most of the set list for […]

THE FIRST ANNUAL YALLFEST STORYBALL STORY ——————————————————————————————————— Dear Storyballers: Thanks for writing our story for us participating in Storyball. We […]