Join us for book buzzes and author events at ALA Midwinter 2017! For those of you unable to attend, follow along with us on TwitterFacebook, and Instagram!



Get ARCs, Tote Bags, Raffle Prizes, and the inside scoop on books sure to drive your holds lists. Snacks will be served.

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Join Books on Tape as they buzz from 1:00pm – 2:00pm in the same room. Click here for more information.



Join us for a lovely afternoon with these fabulous authors!

Saturday, January 21 • 1:00pm – 2:30pm • GWCC, A313

Seating is limited. Please RSVP by Friday, January 13.

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We have incredible authors attending ALA Midwinter this year, including W. Kamau Bell, Peter Heller, Fiona Barton, Trudy Nan Boyce, and more!

Friday, January 20

Opening Session

Featuring W. Kamau Bell, author of The Awkward Thoughts of W. Kamau Bell

4:00pm – 5:15pm • GWCC, Sydney Marcus Auditorium

Saturday, January 21

PRH Booth Signing

Featuring Cindy Woodsmall, author of Gathering the Threads

11:30am – 12:00pm

PRH Booth Signing

Featuring DC Comics authors Greg Rucka, Joshua Williamson, Robert Vendetti, Tom King, and Bemjamin Percy

12:00pm – 1:00pm

Brodart Booth Signing

Featuring Trudy Nan Boyce, author of Old Bones

2:00pm – 3:00pm • Brodart Booth #1538

PRH Booth Signing

Featuring Fiona Barton, author of The Child

2:30pm – 3:00pm

PRH Booth Signing

Featuring Omar El Akkad, author of American War

2:30pm – 3:00pm

AAP LibraryReads Best in Debut Authors Panel

Featuring Jennifer Ryan, author of The Chilbury Ladies’ Choir

3:00pm – 4:00pm • GWCC, A312

Seventy Five Years of Wonder Woman Program

Featuring Greg Rucka, author of Wonder Woman

4:00pm – 4:50pm • PopTop Stage, Exhibit Hall

Sunday, January 22

America’s Test Kitchen Demo

Featuring Dan Souza, author of Cook’s Science

9:30am – 10:20am • What’s Cooking Stage

ALA President’s Program

Featuring Kwame Alexander, author of Animal Ark

3:30pm – 5:30pm • GWCC, Sydney Marcus Auditorium

Monday, January 23

Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Observance and Sunrise Celebration

Featuring Dr. Daina Ramey Berry, author of The Price for Their Pound of Flesh

6:30am – 7:30am • GWCC, B302

AAP LibraryReads Author Breakfast*

Featuring Peter Heller, author of Celine, and Meg Howrey, author of The Wanderers

8:30am – 10:00am • GWCC, A313/A314

*Tickets required

United for Libraries Gala Author Tea*

Featuring Kathy Hepinstall, author of The Book of Polly, and Lisa Wingate, author of Before We Were Yours

2:00pm – 4:00pm • GWCC, B211

*Tickets required

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DC Comics Presents: Engaging Your Graphic Novel Readers


Saturday, January 21

10:30am – 11:30am • Omni Hotel, Pine Room

Join DC creators Greg Rucka, Benjamin Percy, Joshua Williamson, Robert Venditti, and Tom King for a lively discussion on how to use graphic novels in your library.


PRHPS Kids Book Buzz

Sunday, January 22

10:30am – 11:15am • Exhibit Hall Buzz Theater

Learn about the best upcoming children’s titles from the publishing partners of Penguin Random House, including Tundra, Quirk Books, Good Night Books and more!

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