Book Discussion Guide Now Available for Shallow Pond

Just in time for back to school, a new discussion guide is available for Alissa’s latest novel, Shallow Pond. Interested in using Shallow Pond for your next book...

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Shallow Pond is Now Available

Alissa’s third book, Shallow Pond is now available. Sisters uncover an unbelievable family secret in this page-turning read. Barbara “Babie” Bunting is constantly mistaken...

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Watch the Shallow Pond trailer

Alissa’s new novel releases July 8,...

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Events Calendar

4/12/14 How To Write For Children and Young Adults, 2 p.m.
William G. Rohrer Memorial Library, 15 MacArthur Boulevard, Haddon Township, NJ
The South Jersey Writers’ Group presents a free panel discussion on how to write for children and young adults at the William G. Rohrer Memorial Library. Published authors of children’s and young adult fiction Elisa Ludwig, Alissa Grosso, K.M. Walton and Alison Ashley Formento will share their experience and insight talking about the most popular genres and what it takes to break in. There will be a question and answer portion at the end of the panel. The authors will be selling and signing their books at the event.

4/19/14  YA Fest 2014, 10:30-3
Palmer Branch of the Easton Area Public Library, 1 Weller Place, Easton, PA 18045
Come meet 50 YA and Middle Grade Authors! Free admission, discussion panels, raffle baskets, and more!

5/3/14 Hudson Children’s Book Festival
215 Harry Howard Ave, Hudson, NY
The sixth annual Hudson Children’s Book Festival boasts an impressive lineup of authors of books for children and teens.

5/13/14 Rigelsville Library Teen Book Club, 6 p.m.
Riegelsville Public Library, 615 Easton Rd., Riegelsville, PA 18077
Alissa will be visiting the library for the monthly teen book club meeting. To find out more about the club or to sign up visit the Riegelsville Library Facebook page or call 610-749-2357.

5/31/14 Book Signing at Chester County Book Company, 2-5 pm
967 Paoli Pike, West Chester, PA
Alissa will be joining fellow KidLit Authors Club members Dianne Salerni, Alison Formento and Kit Grindstaff for this group book signing event.

6/1/14 Somerville Street Fair, 11-5
Somerville, NJ
Meet Alissa and other NJ and PA authors at the annual Somerville Street Fair. Clinton Book Shop will be on hand for book purchases.

10/11/14 Collingswood Book Festival, 10 am -4 pm
Collingswood, NJ
An all day outdoor celebration of books for all ages. Alissa will be joining fellow KidLit Authors Club members at this fun festival.


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Alissa is the author of Popular (Flux, 2011), Ferocity Summer (Flux, 2012) and Shallow Pond (Flux, 2013).

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Alissa Grosso is a young adult novelist, among other things.

Alissa’s books have been published on four continents. She’s the author of the novels Popular (Flux, 2011), Ferocity Summer (Flux, 2012) and Shallow Pond (Flux, 2013).

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