Hear Shusterman talk about creativity, imagination, the writing process, having a career as a writer, his inspirations and research. Book signing at 6pm and presentation at 7pm. Shusterman has written 40 young adult fiction books. His book Scythe won a 2017 Printz Honor and Challenger Deep won the 2015 National Book Award for Young People’s Literature. Shusterman’s latest novel, Dry, which was co-written with his son Jarrod, is set to be released Oct. 2. Paramount Pictures has already acquired the film rights to the novel. In addition to books, Shusterman has written for film and TV including episodes of Goosebumps and Animorphs.