Here Are Some Great Virtual Book Events Happening This Week: March 1–7
Discussions with Kazuo Ishiguro, Isabel Allende, Anne Lamott, Viet Thanh Nguyen, and more.
Monday, March 1
Simon & Schuster, Riverhead, Farrar, Straus and Giroux, Random House, Knopf
Anne Lamott discusses with Dusk Night Dawn: On Revival and Courage Glennon Doyle — hosted by Book Passage, 6 p.m. PT. $30. . More info Ethan Hawke discusses with A Bright Ray of Darkness James McBride — hosted by BookPeople, 7 p.m. CT. $32.95. More info. Rebecca Carroll discusses with Surviving the White Gaze Zoe Kazan — hosted by the New York Public Library, 8 p.m. ET. More info. Isabel Allende discusses with The Soul of a Woman Laurie Ochoa — hosted by the LA Times, 5:30 p.m. PT. $30. More info. Jack Livings discusses with The Blizzard Party Ben Ryder Howe — hosted by McNally Jackson, 7 p.m. ET. More info.
Suleika Jaouad discusses with Between Two Kingdoms: A Memoir of a Life Interrupted Mitchell S. Jackson — hosted by the Brooklyn Public Library, 7 p.m. ET. More info.
Tuesday, March 2
Grove Press, Knopf, Scribner, Simon & Schuster, Pantheon
Viet Thanh Nguyen discusses with The Committed Laila Lalami — co-hosted by City Lights and the Bay Area Book Festival, 7 p.m. PT. $20. More info. Susan Conley discusses with Landslide Judy Blume — hosted by Books & Books, 7:30 p.m. ET. More info. Mary H. K. Choi discusses with Yolk Jenny Han — hosted by Books Are Magic, 7 p.m. ET. More info. Dantiel W. Moniz ( ) and Milk Blood Heat Melissa Broder ( ) discuss their new books — hosted by Book Soup, 6 p.m. PT. Milk Fed More info.
Alan Lightman discusses with Probable Impossibilities: Musings on Beginnings and Endings Janna Levin — hosted by Harvard Book Store, 7 p.m. ET. More info.
Wednesday, March 3
Feminist Press, McSweeney's, Harper Wave, Random House, Quill Tree, Margaret K. McElderry Books
Courtney Zoffness discusses with Spilt Milk Rita Bullwinkel and Mat Johnson — hosted by City Lights, 6 p.m. PT. More info. Julia Turshen discusses with Simply Julia: 110 Easy Recipes for Healthy Comfort Food Claire Saffitz — hosted by Harvard Book Store, 7:30 p.m. ET. More info. Natalie West, editor of , discusses the anthology with contributors We Too: Essays on Sex Work and Survival Sonya Aragon, Vanessa Carlisle, April Flores, Milcah Halili, and Yin Q — hosted by Skylight Books, 6:30 p.m. PT. More info. Manjit Thapp discusses with Feelings: A Story in Seasons Olivia Gatwood — hosted by the Strand, 7 p.m. ET. $5. More info. Cassandra Clare discusses with Chain of Iron Roshani Chokshi — hosted by Books of Wonder, 7 p.m. ET. More info.
Adam Silvera discusses with Infinity Reaper Becky Albertalli — hosted by Anderson’s Bookshops, 7 p.m. CT. More info.
Thursday, March 4
Grand Central Publishing, Verso, Dutton, Random House, Avid Reader Press, Knopf
Isabel Allende discusses with The Soul of a Woman Alicia Garza — hosted by Book Passage, 6 p.m. PT. $40. More info. Kazuo Ishiguro discusses with Klara and the Sun Jia Tolentino — presented by PEN Out Loud x Asian American Writers’ Workshop, 6 p.m. ET. $20. More info. Naima Coster discusses with What’s Mine and Yours Elizabeth Acevedo — hosted by Greenlight Bookstore, 7:30 p.m. ET. More info. Katherine Angel discusses with Tomorrow Sex Will Be Good Again: Women and Desire in the Age of Consent Kate Zambreno — hosted by Community Bookstore, 7:30 p.m. ET. More info . Kayleen Schaefer discusses with BuzzFeed Books editor But You’re Still So Young Arianna Rebolini (full disclosure, that’s me!) — hosted by Books Are Magic, 7 p.m. ET. More info. Jen Silverman discusses with We Play Ourselves Torrey Peters — hosted by Skylight Books, 6:30 p.m. PT. More info.
Patricia Engel discusses with Infinite Country Megha Majumdar — hosted by McNally Jackson, 7 p.m. ET. More info.
Friday, March 5
Penguin Random House, Quill Tree, Razorbill, Simon & Schuster, Little Brown
Suleika Jaouad discusses with Between Two Kingdoms: A Memoir of a Life Interrupted Cheryl Strayed — hosted by Elliott Bay Book Company, 6 p.m. PT. More info. Anne Lamott discusses with Dusk Night Dawn: On Revival and Courage Hota Kotb — hosted by Harvard Book Store, 7 p.m. ET. $24.25. More info. Elizabeth Acevedo ( ), With the Fire on High Laekan Zea Kemp ( ), Somewhere Between Bitter and Sweet Loan Le ( ), and A Pho Love Story Jennifer Yen ( ) discuss their foodie romances in a conversation moderated by Carmen of A Taste for Love Tomes and Textiles — presented by the North Texas Teen Book Festival, on demand from 8 a.m.–5 p.m. CT. More info. Julie Buxbaum ( ), Admission Mary H. K. Choi ( ), and Yolk Phil Stamper ( ) discuss writing about the moments that define you, in a conversation moderated by BuzzFeed Books editor As Far As You’ll Take Me Farrah Penn — presented by the North Texas Teen Book Festival, 12 p.m. CT. More info. Namina Forna ( ), The Gilded Ones Shelby Mahurin ( ), Blood and Honey Ashley Poston ( ), and Among the Beasts and Briars Adam Silvera ( ) discuss their latest fantasy novels, in a conversation moderated by Infinity Reaper Mandy Aguilar — presented by the North Texas Teen Book Festival, 1 p.m. CT. More info.
Find the full North Texas Teen Book Festival Lineup here.
Annabelle Gurwitch discusses with You’re Leaving When? Adventures in Downward Mobility Andie MacDowell — hosted by Skylight Books, 6 p.m. PT. $5. More info.