BookCon Adds Kacen Callender, Melissa de la Cruz, and More to 2020 Lineup


Just a few months away, BookCon has added even more authors to their 2020 lineup. The convention combines storytelling and pop culture, bringing together authors, publishers, readers, and more for a weekend celebrating books.

Recently added to the guest list are: Kacen Callender, author of Queen of the Conquered and Felix Ever After, which releases May 5; Brigid Kemmerer, author of the Cursebreaker series; David Yoon, debut author of Frankly in Love; Tochi Onyebuchi, author of Riot Baby; Holly Black, who wrote The Folk of the Air series, Marieke Nijkamp, author of This is Where it Ends; Marissa Meyer, author of The Lunar Chronicles series; Raj Haldar, author of P is for Pterodactyl; Victoria Aveyard, writer of Red Queen; Melissa de la Cruz, who wrote The Alex and Eliza trilogy; and TJ Klune, writer of The Seafare Chronicles and the upcoming The House in the Cerulean Sea, which releases March 17.

To see the full list of guests, visit the BookCon website here. Make sure to also follow BookCon on Twitter to keep up with their newest guest announcements and more.

BookCon takes place May 30 and 31 at the Javits Center in New York. Tickets are available here. To get a glimpse of what to expect during the weekend, read our recaps of day one and day two of BookCon 2019.

Julia is a writer/editor/content assistant for Nerds who joined the team in 2019.

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