ALL OF THIS IS TRUE: The Official Location Tour
By: Lygia Day Peñaflor
The following is a guest post by author Lygia Day Peñaflor.
When charismatic YA author Fatima Ro moves to Long Island in order to write her sophomore novel, she befriends four students from a prestigious private school on the North Shore, Miri, Soleil, Penny, and Jonah. Here’s a tour of places of interest during the tumultuous months of their friendship:
Old Westbury, NY: Fatima Ro moves to town
Book Revue: Miri, Penny, Soleil, and Jonah meet Fatima Ro at a book signing
313 New York Avenue
Huntington, NY 11743
The Witches Brew: Miri, Penny, Soleil, and Jonah attend Fatima’s book talk
311 Hempstead Turnpike
West Hempstead, NY
Pearl East Restaurant: Fatima orders Chinese food for movie night
1191 Northern Blvd
Northern Boulevard, 25A: the route from the Graham School to Fatima’s house
Southern State Parkway: Penny learns the exits off the parkway
Americana Manhasset: favorite shops
Sands Point Preserve and Hempstead House: dogs are allowed on a leash
If you should ever take the official ALL OF THIS IS TRUE tour, don’t forget to post your pictures at each location with #FatimaWasHere.
ALL OF THIS IS TRUE releases in the US with HarperTeen on May 15 and in the UK with Bloomsbury UK on May 31.