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Monday, April 26
Bess Kalb discusses Nobody Will Tell You This But Me: A True (As Told to Me) Story with Karen Chee — hosted by McNally Jackson, 7 p.m. ET. More info.
Tuesday, April 27
Edgar nominees for best first novel Nev March (Murder in Old Bombay), Caitlin Mullen (Please See Us), Elisabeth Thomas (Catherine House ⭐️), David Heska Wanbli Weiden (Winter Counts ⭐️), and Stephanie Wrobel (Darling Rose Gold) discuss their books — hosted by Loyalty Bookstores, 6 p.m. ET. More info.
Poets Robert Hass, Tracy K. Smith, and Natasha Trethewey read from and discuss their work and role as a poet in a conversation moderated by Daniel Halpern — presented by Books & Books and the National Poetry Series, 8 p.m. ET. More info.
Alice James Books poets Tamiko Beyer (Last Days), Shara McCallum (No Ruined Stone), Taylor Johnson (Inheritance), and Franny Choi (Soft Science) read from and discuss their work — hosted by Greenlight Bookstore, 7:30 p.m. ET. More info.
Wednesday, April 28
Oprah Winfrey and Bruce Perry discuss their new book, What Happened to You?: Conversations on Trauma, Resilience, and Healing, with Gayle King — hosted by Barnes & Noble and Indigo, 7 p.m. ET. $36. More info.
Natalie Baszile discusses We Are Each Other's Harvest: Celebrating African American Farmers, Land, and Legacy ⭐️ with first-generation farmers Marvin Frink and Melony Edwards, writer Clyde W. Ford, and culinary historian Michael Twitty — hosted by The Center Fiction, 7:30 p.m. ET. More info.
Elizabeth Gilbert discusses her work and how she found the courage to "live a life guided by creativity rather than fear," in conversation with Cija Jefferson — hosted by Enoch Pratt Free Library, 7 p.m. ET. More info.
Mona Shroff (Then There Was You), Naima Simone (The Road to Rose Bend), and Synithia Williams (Careless Whispers) discuss their books in a Romance Happy Hour — hosted by Northshire Bookstore, 6 p.m. ET. More info.
Thursday, April 29
Oprah Winfrey and Bruce Perry discuss their new book, What Happened to You?: Conversations on Trauma, Resilience, and Healing, with Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard — hosted by Loyalty Bookstore and the Book Stall, 7 p.m. ET. $36. More info.
Amy E. Reichert (The Kindred Spirits Supper Club ⭐️), Uzma Jalaluddin (Hana Khan Carries On ⭐️), and Tif Marcelo (In a Book Club Far Away ⭐️) discuss their new books — hosted by The Ripped Bodice, 6 p.m. PT. More info.
Rose Eveleth, Matt Lubchansky, Maki Naro, and Julia Gfrörer discuss their new book, Flash Forward: An Illustrated Guide to Possible (and Not So Possible) Tomorrows — hosted by Astoria Bookshop, 7 p.m. ET. More info.
Jeff VanderMeer (Hummingbird Salamander ⭐️) and Jonathan Meiburg (A Most Remarkable Creature: The Hidden Life and Epic Journey of the World's Smartest Birds of Prey) discuss their new books — hosted by Books & Books, 7 p.m. ET. More info.