RED the Book: the News 

THE RED TOUR 09: Come meet the authors, get your books signed, see what all the fuss is about!

NEXT: BLOODY RED HEART, the adaptation for theater at Los Angeles City College, APRIL 24 - MAY 2, 2009; tickets via phone, 323-953-4000 x2990

RED the Paperback Tour began OCT 28, 2008—release day!—at the Lower Eastside Girls Club's Willows gala, hosted by Rosario Dawson, music by Moby, woohoooo!

Watch this space: More cities and dates coming soon!


  • OCT 28, TUES: The Lower Eastside Girls Club Willows gala with Rosario Dawson
  • NOV 12, WED: "The American Teenage Girl in Fiction and Reality," a panel moderated by RED editor Amy Goldwasser, with Francine Prose and several RED authors@Housing Works
  • NOV 17, MON: Reading/reception at the Corner Bookstore
  • DEC 11, THURS: "Tenement Talks" series at the Lower East Side Tenement Museum
  • DEC 16, TUES: Reading at Community Bookstore, Park Slope


  • DEC 9, TUES: Reading at the Harvard Coop

From the editor

Read the latest in RED editor Amy Goldwasser's blog.
Did someone’s essay in Red particularly speak to you? Speak to its author, right here, right now!

“I just hope people don’t feel like this for the rest of their lives.”
Sam Lewin

“Someone once said that I should kill myself I’m so fat. Not to my face, no, but they meant for me to hear it.”
Amy Hunt