Summer Nilsson | The Land of the Pines


We welcome Summer Nilsson to discuss her new novel The Land of the Pines. She will appear in conversation with Valerie to talk about her book.

  • This event is free to attend, but registration is required. You can register for the event here. Once you register, you will receive an invitation to join the event.
  • NOTE: Because this is a virtual event that will be hosted on Zoom, you will need access a computer or other device that is capable of accessing the internet at a sufficient bandwidth. If you have not used Zoom before, don't worry: It's easy! Here's a quick reference guide to help you get oriented: Getting Started with Zoom


September 13th, 2021 at 5:00pm

We work hard to bring events to our community for free, because connecting readers with authors is central to our mission. But these programs are not free for us to put on!& If you’re interested in attending this event, we hope you’ll consider purchasing a copy of The Land of the Pines from our bookshop. Your support is critical to keeping us here and offering events like this, and we hope to do that for many years to come! 

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About the Author:

Summer Nilsson is a seasoned CEO, entrepreneur, media and marketing veteran, whose notable career includes representing the biggest names in publishing, fashion, and the arts, including PeopleFood Network MagazineHouse BeautifulWho What Wear, among many others. She is the founder and CEO of Loodor and author of The Land of the Pines. In addition to Loodor, Summer works as a trusted brand strategist and consultant, as well as being the founder of LINQ Brands, a purpose-driven partnership firm. She also serves on the Advisory Council for Girls, Inc. and Marketing Committee for the AT&T Performing Arts Center. Summer enjoys spending weekends with her nieces and nephew.


Payment type must be "CreditCard." Shipping will be charged if you want the book shipped to you. If you'd prefer to use our curbside pickup program, we ask that you please collect your book(s) within one month of the event date. After that date, your book will be donated to a Houston-based literacy organization.

International shipping can run from $25-50US in addition to the cost of the book and can take up to 3 months to reach its destination. Additionally, we can only ship to certain regions and countries. If you'd like to pursue international shipping, please email

Event date: 
Monday, September 13, 2021 - 5:00pm
Event address: 
The Land of the Pines By Summer Nilsson Cover Image
ISBN: 9781954401006
Availability: Usually Ships in 4-7 Days
Published: Loodor Publishing - August 3rd, 2021

"Must-Read" and "Tale for all Ages," InStyle Magazine
"Best Children's Books of 2021 for Middle Grades," Red Tricycle
"The Purpose-Driven Book for Tweens Hitting All the Right Notes," PaperCity
"The Land of the Pines Connects Youth with Authentic Self," Houston Style Magazine