Sarah Beth Durst Reading and Q&A

Award-winning fantasy writer and children’s book writer Sarah Beth Durst will be giving a reading and Q&A in the Stern Room at 6:30 on Tuesday, November 12, to which all are invited. There is also limited availability for her talk at 5:00 p.m. on how she worldbuilds differently for children’s and adult fantasy, in AUST 102 (please email Leigh Grossman at if interested).


Sarah Beth Durst is the author of nineteen fantasy books for children, teens, and adults, including The Girl Who Could Not DreamDrink Slay Love, and The Queens of Renthia series. She won an ALA Alex Award and a Mythopoeic Fantasy Award and has been a finalist for SFWA’s Andre Norton Award three times. She is a graduate of Princeton University, where she spent four years studying English, writing about dragons, and wondering what the campus gargoyles would say if they could talk.