An unexpected guest surprised me at my recent Powell's book talk: Kathryn Tanquary! She's a former student of mine and current super-talented author who lives in Tokyo.
Katie's debut novel, The Night Parade, is *amazing*! It’s not just me saying that—critics love it, and Publishers Weekly gave the book a starred review.
Anyway, she signed my book like this:
And if you're wondering what "raccoon goggles" are . . .