Valentine’s Day with Marissa Meyer, Julie Murphy, Leah Johnson & Sandhya Menon

Monday 14th February 2022
19:30 at Waterstones, Online Events

Join us online for an event with four incredible bestselling authors as they come together on Valentine’s Day to talk about Serendipity, a gorgeous collection of all kinds of falling in love…

Love is in the air in this collection of stories inspired by romantic tropes and edited by #1 New York Times-bestselling author, Marissa Meyer. Serendipity features stories from ten incredibly talented YA authors including Elise Bryant, Elizabeth Eulberg, Leah Johnson, Anna-Marie McLemore, Sandhya Menon, Julie Murphy, Caleb Roehrig, Sarah Winifred Searle, Abigail Hing Wen and Marissa Meyer.

Marissa Meyer will be joined by Julie Murphy, Leah Johnson and Sandhya Menon and will lead an in conversation about first love, unrequited love and love that’s been there all along, as well as discussing their writing processes and upcoming projects. You’ll even get the chance to put your own questions to these four incredible writers at the special event.

Marissa Meyer is the #1 New York Times-bestselling author of the Renegades Trilogy, The Lunar Chronicles series, the Wires and Nerve graphic novels and The Lunar Chronicles Colouring Book. Her first standalone novel, Heartless, was also a #1 New York Times bestseller. Marissa created and hosts a podcast called The Happy Writer. She lives in Tacoma, Washington, with her husband and their two daughters.

Julie Murphy lives in North Texas with her husband who loves her, her dog who adores her, and her cats who tolerate her. After several wonderful years in the library world, Julie now writes full-time. She is also the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the young adult novels Dumplin’ (now a film on Netflix), Pudin’, Ramona Blue, Side Effects May Vary and Dear Sweet Pea.


Leah Johnson is an eternal Midwesterner and author of award-winning books for children and young adults. Her bestselling debut YA novel, You Should See Me in a Crown, was a Stonewall Honor Book, the inaugural Reese’s Book Club YA pick, and named a best book of the year by Amazon, Kirkus, Marie Claire, Publishers Weekly and New York Public Library.

Sandhya Menon is the New York Times bestselling author of several novels with lots of kissing, girl power, and swoony boys. Her books have been featured in many cool places, including on The Today ShowCosmopolitanTeen VogueNPRSeventeen, Entertainment Weekly, and Buzzfeed. With a glass of wine at her elbow, she also pens adult romances under the name Lily Menon.

This event with be broadcast on Zoom, please make sure you have this installed and updated on your chosen device.

Please note that the Ticket & Book option for this event requires a UK postal address. Please do not select this option if you do not have a UK postal address as you may not receive the book.

Postage will be made after the event, so delivery is likely to be after publication date.

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