Below is a list of dates and places where will be appearing in the next few months in support of his books, podcast, and tv show. Click through on the events that interest you to find sign-up or ticket information.


24TH – 27TH

Phoenix Comic Fest

Phoenix Convention Center, Phoenix, AZ

MAY 23

7:00PM – 8:00PM

Elevengeddon: A Multi-Author SciFi Event

The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
4014 N Goldwater Blvd
Scottsdale, AZ 85251

MAY 24


PANEL: Out in the Field: Bizarre Things I Learned While Researching My Book

Location: North 126AB

Description: Researching is critical for writing, but sometimes a writer ends up finding more than they bargained for…

Panelists: Aaron Mahnke, K. Arsenault Rivera, John Scalzi, V.E. Schwab



SIGNING: ‘Out in the Field’ Panelists

Location: North 124AB 



PANEL: Ghosts, Monsters, and Demons – Oh My! Creatures in Fiction

Location: North 125AB

Description: Good, bad, or in between, supernatural creatures haunt writers and readers in the best possible ways.

Panelists: Aaron Mahnke, Gail Carriger, Kristi Charish, Amy Lukavics, Joseph Nassise

May 25


PANEL: Mythology in Literature

Location: North 125AB

Description: Mythology and gods in fiction can lend not only real fabric to fictional worlds but play a key part in the storyline. (Why is the hero doing something so ridiculous?) You don’t even have to draw from establish pantheons such as Greek or Norse mythos, but can create your own from the ground up. Authors from different genres will share their thoughts and their experiences with mythology and gods in their own works.

Panelists: Aaron Mahnke, Katherine Arden, Gail Carriger, V.E. Schwab


SIGNING: ‘Mythology’ Panelists

Location: 124AB


PANEL: Del Rey

Location: North 126B

Description: The publishers of some of the genres best and brightest stars are here to talk about what they’ve got coming out and what’s next on the horizon for Del Rey.

Panelists: Aaron Mahnke, Tricia Narwani, Katherine Arden, Delilah Dawson, Sylvain Neuvel


SIGNING (with Katherine Arden)

Location: Del Rey booth

May 26



Location: Exhibitor Hall Author Signing


PANEL: Aaron Mahnke panel, moderated by Tricia Narwani

Location: North 126AB

Description: Truth is more frightening than fiction. Aaron Mahnke uncovers the darker side of history through Lore, his smash hit podcast. Learn more about the show, his book series, and your favorite folklore.



Location: Del Rey Booth

MAY 29

7:00 PM

Brookline Booksmith

279 Harvard Street, Brookline, MA

Talk, Q&A, Signing

MAY 30

7:00 PM

Anderson’s Bookshop

26 South La Grange Road, La Grange, IL

Talk, Q&A, Signing

MAY 31

7:00 PM

Barnes & Noble

2418 E Colonial Drive, Orlando, FL

Talk, Q&A, Signing


6:30 PM

Murder by the Book

2342 Bissonnet Street, Houston, TX

Talk, Q&A, Signing


2:00 PM

Joseph-Beth Booksellers

Rookwood Pavilion, 2962 Madison Road, Cincinnati, OH

Talk, Q&A, Signing


2:15 PM


The Javits Center, 655 West 34th Street, New York, NY

2:00 - 2:45 PM

PANEL: The World of Lore, with Aaron Mahnke


Description: Join Aaron Mahnke, creator, producer, and host of the hit podcast LORE, as he discusses his research, writing, love of storytelling, and The World of Lore book series with Del Rey editorial director Tricia Narwani.

3:15 - 4:15 PM

Autograph Session

Location: Autographing Area

All signings that take place in the BookCon Autographing Area will be digitally Ticketed before the Show. From Saturday May 19, 2018 at 10:00 AM EDT until BookCon (June 2 & 3, 2018), Fans can visit Page Coming Soon! to reserve their spot at up to two signings per day in the BookCon Autographing Area. Tickets will be distributed to Fans on a first come, first serve basis.

A valid Ticket to BookCon for the day of the signing is required for participation. For more information on the process please visit our FAQ here.


15TH & 16TH

Denver Comic Con

The Colorado Convention Center, Denver, CO