Publishers and Authors

Welcome to our Autograph and Signing Schedule page for publishers and authors. Here you will find a compiled list of signings for SDCC 2015 publishers booths and authors.  We’ve broken down this page into sections to make it easier for you to navigate.

Sections include: Featured Booths, Exhibit Floor, Sails Pavilion, and TBA (To Be Announced)

The Featured booths for publishers and authors include:  Abrams – Del Rey / Lucas BooksDK PublishingDK Star Wars/LucasFilm Pavilion – Fantagraphics BooksFirst Second BooksHarperCollins Publisher – Insight EditionsMacmillan Children’s Publishing – PenguinRandom House – Tor Books

Remember as we get closer to the main event, more signings will be filled in. We will update whenever we have new information to share so be sure to check back often.

Featured Booths

ABRAMS – Booth #1216

Thursday, July 9

  • 3:30 p.m.–4:30 p.m. – Nathan Hale will sign Nathan Hale’s Hazardous Tales

Friday, July 10

  • 4:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m. – Tom Angleberger will sign  The Strange Case of Origami Yoda series

Sunday, July 12

  • 11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. – Cece Bell will sign El Deafo
  • 1:30 p.m.–2:30 p.m. – Martin and Olivia Olson will sign The Adventure Time Encyclopaedia 

DEL REY / LUCAS BOOKS – Booth #2913B

Friday, July 10

Saturday, July 11

DK PUBLISHING – Booth #1028

Thursday July 9

  • 11:00am – 12:00pm – Matt Forbeck – signing ‘Marvel Encyclopedia’  Also signing at Mysterious Galaxy
  • 4:00pm – 5:00pm – Matthew K Manning – signing ‘Batman a Visual History’

Friday, July 10

  • 11:00am – 12:00pm – Daniel Wallace – signing ‘Ultimate Sar Wars’
  • 4:00pm – 5:00pm – Adam Bray – signing ‘Ultimate Star Wars’

DK STAR WARS BOOTH/LUCASFILM PAVILION – Booth #2913-E

Thursday, July 9

Friday, July 10

Saturday, July 11

Sunday, July 12

FANTAGRAPHICS BOOKS – Booth #1718

Thursday, July 9th

  • 11 am – Peter Bagge
  • 12 pm – Robert Goodin
  • 1 pm – Ed Piskor & Benjamin Marra
  • 2 pm – Don Rosa
  • 3 pm – Ed Luce
  • 4 pm – Gilbert + Natalia + Jaime Hernandez
  • 6 pm – Bill Schelly

Friday, July 10th

  • 11 am – Robert Goodin
  • 12 pm – Don Rosa
  • 1 pm – Frank Stack & Steven Weissman
  • 2 pm – Ed Luce
  • 3 pm – Leah Hayes
  • 4 pm – Gilbert + Natalia + Jaime Hernandez
  • 5 pm – Ed Piskor & Benjamin Marra

Saturday, July 11th

  • 10 am – Robert Goodin & Don Rosa
  • 11 am – Peter Bagge & Frank Stack
  • 12 pm – Anne Ishii, Graham Kolbeins & Chip Kidd
  • 1 pm – Gilbert +Natalia + Jaime Hernandez
  • 2 pm – Johnny Ryan
  • 3 pm – Leah Hayes
  • 4 pm – Ed Piskor, Benjamin Marra & Ed Luce
  • 5 pm – Gilbert +Natalia + Jaime Hernandez
  • 6 pm – Bill Schelly

Sunday, July 12th

  • 10 am – Robert Goodin
  • 11 am – Johnny Ryan
  • 12 pm – Peter Bagge
  • 1 pm – Ed Piskor
  • 2 pm – Ed Luce
  • 3 pm – Gilbert + Natalia + Jaime Hernandez

FIRST SECOND BOOKS – Booth #1323

Thursday, July 9

  • 10:30am – Asaf Hanuka and Boaz Lavie, The Divine
  • 12:00pm – Gene Luen Yang, The Shadow Hero
  • 3:00pm – Aron Steinke, The Zoo Box
  • 4:00pm – Jen Wang, In Real Life

Friday, July 10

  • 11:30am – Scott McCloud, The Sculptor
  • 2:00pm – Dave Roman, Astronaut Academy
  • 5:30pm – Mariko Tamaki and Jillian Tamaki, This One Summer

Saturday, July 11

  • 12:30pm – Scott McCloud, The Sculptor
  • 2:30pm – Asaf Hanuka and Boaz Lavie, The Divine
  • 4:30pm – Mariko Tamaki and Jillian Tamaki, This One Summer

Sunday, July 12

  • 11:30am – Cecil Castellucci, Odd Duck

HARPER COLLINS PUBLISHER – Booth #1029

Thursday, July 9

  • 5:00pm – 5:30pm – Laura Bickle and Erik Williams

Saturday, July 11

INSIGHT EDITIONS – Booth #1703

Thursday, July 9

  • 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM – Ramin Zahed
  • 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM – Dave Seeley

Friday, July 10

  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM – Scott Campbell
  • 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM – Dave Seeley

Saturday, July 11

  • 11:00 AM – 12:00 pm – Masud Husain
  • 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM – Dave Seeley
  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM – Dan Picard
  • 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM – Iain McCaig
  • 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM – Christie Golden and Andy Belanger

Sunday, July 12

  • 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM – Andy Belanger
  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM – Dave Seeley
  • 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM – Andrew Farago

MACMILLAN CHILDREN’S PUBLISHING – Booth #1117

PENGUIN – Booth #1514

  • Kim Ligget‘Arc of Blood and Salt’, time and details TBA

Thursday, July 9

RANDOM HOUSE – Booth #1515 / 1520

Thursday, July 9 2015

  • 12:00pm – 1:00pm – Marisa Acocella Marchetto
  • 6:00pm – 7:00pm – Ernest Cline

Friday, July 10 2015

  • 12:00pm – 1:00pm – Kevin Keating
  • 6:00pm – 7:00pm – Chuck Palahniuk

Saturday, July 11 2015

  • 10:00am – 11:00am – Jason Blum
  • 2:00pm – 3:00pm – Daniel H. Wilson
  • 5:30pm – 6:30pm – OUTLANDER – scheduled to appear:
    • Ronald D. Moore (Executive Producer)
    • Maril Davis (Executive Producer)
    • Diana Gabaldon (Author)
    • Caitriona Balfe (Cast)
    • Sam Heughan (Cast)

TOR BOOKS – Booth #2707

*All Tor Booth signings are on a first come first serve basis and while supplies lasts. Limit one book per person.

Wednesday, July 8

  • 7:00pm – Signing: Charlie Jane Anders, All the Birds in the Sky

Thursday, July 9

  • 12:00pm – Signing: Del Howison, Midian Unmade
  • 2:00pm – Signing: Greg Van Eekhout, Pacific Fire

Friday, July 10

  • 12:00pm – Signing: Robert Brockway, The Unnoticeables
  • 2:00pm – Signing: Brandon Sanderson In-booth sales by Mysterious Galaxy
  • 5:00pm – Signing: Wesley Chu, Time Salvager

Saturday, July 11

  • 12:00pm – Signing: Peter Orullian, Trial of Intentions
  • 2:00pm – Signing: Susan Dennard, Truthwitch, and Sarah J. Maas, Throne of Glass
  • 5:00pm – Signing: Adam Christopher, Made to Kill

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Exhibit Floor

Wednesday – July 8, 2015

Thursday – July 9, 2015

Friday – July 10, 2015

  • 9:00am – 10:00am – Leigh Bardugo – MCPG Booth, a limited number of Six of Crows ARCs and limited edition posters will be available.
  • 1:00pm – 2:00pm – Patrick Rothfuss – Badali Booth #532  *Ticketed – free time ticket required for singing.  Tickets available at booth #532 upon request.*

Saturday – July 11, 2015

Sunday – July 12, 2015

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Sails Pavilion

Please visit Comic Con International Page for a complete list of Sails Pavilion signings.

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TBA Autograph Events

For announced signings that have yet to be confirmed with dates and times, you can find the information below:

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Autograph Link Menu
Click the links below for our compiled list of autograph information:

Comics and ArtistsFeatured Booths / Exhibit Floor / Savils Pavilion / TBA
Celebrity EntertainmentFeatured Booths / Exhibit Floor / Savils Pavilion / TBA
Publishers and AuthorsFeatured Booths / Exhibit Floor / Savils Pavilion / TBA
OtherFeatured Booths / Exhibit Floor / Savils Pavilion / TBA
Offsite Autograph and Signings *New for 2015* Wednesday / Thursday / Friday / Saturday / Sunday

As we move closer to SDCC 2015, this page will be updated frequently with any new information or news that we find. Be sure to bookmark this page and check back often.

Have we missed anything? Let us know in the comments.