Ernest Cline, Author Of ‘Ready Player One’ Will Be At Westerville Public Library This March

As part of their ongoing ‘Meet the Author’ series, writer Ernest Cline will be appearing at the Westerville Public Library in March.

Cline, a native of Ashland, Ohio, is a celebrated author and screenwriter. Ready Player One, which is currently being adapted for film by Director Steven Spielberg, is a futuristic story set in here in Columbus, Ohio. The film will debut on March 30, 2018.

Prior to the 2011 release of Ready Player One, Cline was most well known for his screenwriting work on the sci-fi inspired comedy film, Fan Boys. Ready Player One was well received by both critics and audiences, earning multiple awards and nominations including:

  • Prometheus Award for Best Novel (2012)
  • ALA Alex Award (2012)
  • Tähtivaeltaja Award Nominee (2013)
  • Abraham Lincoln Award Nominee (2014)
  • Green Mountain Book Award Nominee (2015)
  • Seiun Award, Best translated novel (2015)

The Westerville Public Library has hosted several distinguished authors during this series. Each event has featured an author presentation along with opportunities for the audience to ask questions and get books signed.

The specific date for Ernest Cline’s appearance has not been released, but he will be at the library in March 2018. For more information about the event, please click here.

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