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Author Talks Events

Below is a gallery of upcoming author talks.๐Ÿ‘‡ To see the complete list of upcoming events, please visit the Author Talks Page Schedule to register and browse upcoming events. If you missed a live talk, you can watch the recording by navigating here.

A Murder Mystery, Family Story, & Love Letter to Strong Women Everywhere: Author Talk w/ Nina Simon

Nothing brings a family together like a murder next door . . .  Join Nina Simon online to chat about her lighthearted whodunnit about a grandmother-mother-daughter trio of amateur sleuths on Wednesday…

Date:
Wednesday, May 8, 2024
Time:
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Location:
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Asian American Representation in Literature: An Author Talk with Rebecca F. Kuang

We’re looking forward to a thrilling conversation with Rebecca F. Kuang (R.F.Kuang) as she chats with us about her New York Times bestselling novel, Yellowface on Tuesday, May 21st at 7 PM ET / 6 PM C…

Date:
Tuesday, May 21, 2024
Time:
7:00pm - 8:00pm
 

Matt Shindell, For the Love of Mars, Monday, June 3rd

Youโ€™re invited to come learn alongside Matt Shindell, National Air and Space Museum Curator, as he introduces viewers to historical figures who have made sense of Mars and its secrets, in an online โ€ฆ

Date:
Monday, Jun 3, 2024
Time:
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location:
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Freida McFadden, The Housemaid, Thursday, June 13th

Get your popcorn and take a seat as we pick the brain of the queen of twists herself!  Freida McFadden will join us online to chat about writing psychological thrillers and her mega-bestselling hit Thโ€ฆ

Date:
Thursday, Jun 13, 2024
Time:
8:00pm - 9:00pm
Location:
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Tiffany Jewell, Everything I Learned About Racism I Learned in School, Thursday, June 20th

Join us as #1 New York Times bestselling author Tiffany Jewell highlights the inequities Black and Brown students face from preschool through college as she presents lessons and knowledge from her newโ€ฆ

Date:
Thursday, Jun 20, 2024
Time:
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location:
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