Aldrin’s new book is “No Dream Is Too High: Life Lessons From a Man Who Walked on the Moon.” SCHEDULE Author of “No Dream Is Too High: Life Lessons From a Man Who Walked on the Moon,” Interviewed by Carolyn Kellogg Saturday, p.m., L. Times Stage › Alexander is a poet, educator and best-selling author of 21 books, including “The Crossover,” which received the 2015 John Newbery Medal for the Most Distinguished Contribution to American Literature for Children, among many other awards.Alexander believes that poetry can change the world and he uses it to inspire and empower young people through his Book-in-a-Day literacy program.
Victoria Aveyard, “Red Queen, Glass Sword, Cruel Crown”Once Upon a Time Bookstore Booth 713April 9, p.m.SCHEDULE A Conversation With Social Justice/Writer Julissa Arce and Actor/Writer Rafael Agustin Saturday, a.m., Hoy Stage › Arnold writes for and about children and teens. Her YA novel “Infandous” won the Moonbeam Children’s Book Award. Times bestseller, as was her last book, “Point Dume.” Arnoldi was the 1992 Southern California Bodybuilding Champion as well as a competitive longboard surfer, a backcountry survivalist and fanatic scuba diver. SCHEDULE Kwame Alexander in Conversation With Joel Arquillos Sunday,, a.m., Seeley G.Her middle-grade titles are “The Question of Miracles” and “Far From Fair.” SCHEDULE Young Adult Fiction: Hard Truths Sunday, p.m., Hoffman Hall › Arnoldi has published three novels — the first, “Chemical Pink,” was a national bestseller. SCHEDULE Dropping In: The Surf Report Saturday, 1 p.m., Annenberg Auditorium › Arquillos is executive director of 826LA, a nonprofit organization that provides free writing and tutoring programs to over 8,000 L. Mudd 123 › Arroyo is an award-winning journalist, producer and New York Times best-selling author.He lives in Santa Monica With his husband, and his latest book is “Love, or the Witches of Windward Circle: A Horror Farce.” SCHEDULE Fiction: A Touch of Modern Horror Sunday, p.m., Seeley G.Mudd 124 › Amdahl is the author of “The Daredevils,” “Across My Big Brass Bed,” “The Intimidator Still Lives In Our Hearts,” “I Am Death” and “Visigoth,” as well as several plays, the most recent being “Dharma Comes to Dinner.” He is the recipient of a Jerome Fellowship and a Pushcart Prize.