CHARACTERS COME ALIVE: THE POWER OF ILLUSTRATION: Robert Gipe (Weedeater), Robert Meganck (Superlative Birds), and Kate Samworth (Liza Jane & the Dragon) discuss their detailed and, at times, whimsical book illustrations, and the power of artwork to ignite a narrative.
DEATH IN A PARTICULAR TIME AND PLACE: Charles Belfoure (The Fallen Architect), John Copenhaver (Dodging and Burning), David Downie (The Gardener of Eden), and Laurie Loewenstein (Death of a Rainmaker) discuss their newest titles, defined in part by setting and location, and which present fascinating stories of intrigue.
LIVES IN UPHEAVAL: MEMOIRS: Authors Judy Goldman (Together) and Catharine Murray (Now You See the Sky) discuss lives overturned by illness, mishap, grief, and how one survives and continues to live and love.
Katia D. Ulysse presents Mouths Don’t Speak. Sponsored by Friends of Pikesville Library.
Nina Revoyr’s Seattle launch A Student of History and the reissue of The Necessary Hunger at the Elliot Bay Book Co.
Nina Revoyr’s San Francisco launch for A Student of History and the reissue of The Necessary Hunger at City Lights.
Achy Obejas will appear at the Library Laureates Benefit Gala at the San Francisco Public Library.
Local author Nina Revoyr’s hometown launch event for A Student of History and her reissue of The Necessary Hunger at Skylight Books.