Posts Tagged ‘The Magicians’
So where can you find all that YAuthor information? RIGHT HERE because it’s YAuthor Stalking Tuesday! Learn about your favorite authors, have a chat with them and then share your YAuthor adventures. This week is suave yet nerdy Lev Grossman–a 2010 winner of the Alex Award!
Amber’s Lev Grossman Adventure:
Guess where I saw Lev Grossman?? Yes yes yes! at a Harry Potter conference–Leakycon 2009 to be exact. He read from The Magicians (which hadn’t been released yet) and I swooned a little. Click here to see his post on Leakycon. I have since read The Magicians and found it very sublime–like the hopeful, melancholic feeling I get on very foggy days. The book is often referred to “Harry Potter for adults,” but I think it is more “John Green plus magic.”
Since my adventure was kind of uneventful (I didn’t have the nerve to go talk to him because I didn’t have my usual “can you sign this?” to fall back on and everyone else talking to him were saying super smart things so I just eavesdropped…), here is Lev and Peter La of Techland getting pwnd in Halo 3 by Lil Poison–the world’s youngest professional gamer: