Want to meet Gina in person and see if she’s as weird and wacky as she seems online? (Hint: She is.)

Here’s where she’ll be soon:



April 14th, 2020 – All Day Long from 12pm – 7pm!

Head to Gina Loveless’s Virtual Event on Facebook, her Facebook page, or her Instagram profile every hour on the hour to watch new and established middle grade authors and illustrators showcase fun activities and talk about their books, all in 10 minutes or less!

12pm EST: 

Click here for Arianne’s recipe for Cheesy/ Funeral Potatoes

Click here to buy Arianne’s Book, My Life As A Potato

1pm EST:

Click here to buy Jessica Kim’s Book

2pm EST:

Click here to buy Shannon Doleski’s Book, Mary Underwater

3pm EST:

To Pre-Order Celesta Rimington’s book, click here.

4pm EST:

To check out Andrea’s illustration work, click here.

To get the coloring sheet to Andrea and Gina talk about, click here.

To order Andrea and Gina’s books from the Diary of a 5th Grade Outlaw series, click here.

5pm EST:

To order Remy Lai’s book Pie in the Sky click here and to pre-order her new book Fly On The Wall click here.

6pm EST:


To check out and buy any (or all!) of Erin Entrada Kelly’s books click here.

And at 7pm EST, Live on Instagram and Facebook, Gina will be reading from Diary of a 5th Grade Outlaw: The Friend Thief, and after there will be time for a Q&A!

To order any of Gina’s Diary of a 5th Grade Outlaw books, click here.


TBD per COVID-19 and Stay-at-home orders in PA:

Launch Event for The Friend Thief
May 16th, 2020 – 12pm – 2pm
Doylestown Bookshop, Doylestown, PA

Maplewood South Orange Book Festival
June 5th & 6th, 2020 – 10am – 4pm
60 Woodland Rd, Maplewood, NJ

Inaugural Lehigh Valley Book Festival
June 7th, 2020 – Time TBD
Location TBD in Bethlehem, PA | More info here