Upcoming Events

SONS AND DAUGHTERS OF EASE AND PLENTY is out! Order it at your local bookstore, Barnes & Noble or Amazon. More events to come!

June 14, 6pm — Healdsburg, CA Copperfield’s Books & Thumbprint Cellars

June 15th, 7pm — Oakland, CA Launch party and reading and conversation with Edan Lepucki, Diesel Books

June 17th, 7pm — Los Angeles Launch party and reading, Skylight Books

June 22nd, 7pm — Brooklyn Launch, in conversation with Hannah Tinti, BookCourt

June 23rd, 7pm — East Hampton, BookHampton

July 6th, 7pm — Martha’s Vineyard, Bunch of Grapes

July 11th, 7pm — Cambridge MA, in conversation with Laura van den Berg, Harvard Bookstore

July 12th, 7pm — Madison, CT, RJ Julia Booksellers

July 21st, 6pm — Albuquerque, NM, BookWorks

July 22nd, 6pm — Santa Fe, NM, Institute of American Indian Arts

September 10th, 6pm — San Francisco, CA, Babylon Salon

September 21st, 7:30 pm — San Francisco, CA, The Booksmith.  I’ll be talking to Teddy Wayne about his new novel, LONER

October 15th, 3:00 pm — San Francisco, CA, LITQUAKE, Mechanics Institute Library

October 19th, 7:30 pm — Los Angeles, CA, LA Public Library ALOUD series. I’ll be talking with Emma Donoghue about her new novel THE WONDER.

November 3rd, 7:00 pm — Walla Walla, Washington, Whitman College Visiting Writers Series

November 5th, Time TBA — Portland, OR, Wordstock Festival

November 19th, Miami, Miami International Book Festival

December 8th, 7pm — New York, NYU Visiting Writers Series, with Mia Alvar

December 12th, 7:30 pm — Davis, CA, Stories on Stage

2017 Events

February 5th, 3:00 pm — San Francisco, CA, Stranger than Fiction

February 8-11th — Associated Writing Programs Conference, Washington, DC (event TBA)

March 21st, 7pm — Corte Madera, CA, Book Passage.  I’ll be talking with Meredith Maran about her new memoir THE NEW OLD ME.




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