As we stay at home during uncertain times, we’re staying connected with each other and the stories and authors who inspire us. For those of you who may have missed some of our virtual Penguin Random House author Q&A’s, book events, and more, here is a recap of last week’s events and their recordings.

June 29

June 30

  • Bookshop Santa Cruz and Friends of Santa Cruz State Parks present Jennifer Ackerman‘s new book The Bird Way (5PM, Zoom)
  • Bush School of Government and Public Service present Robert M. Gates, author of Exercise of Power (6:30PM, Event)
  • Midtown Scholar Bookstore: A discussion with bestselling authors Megha Majumdar, author of A Burning, Madeline Miller, and Kathryn Budig (7PM, Crowdcast)
  • Politics & Prose Live! Colson Whitehead discusses The Nickel Boys (7PM, Crowdcast)
  • At Home with Literati: Sophie Mackintosh, author of Blue Ticket, in conversation with Maris Kreizman (7PM, Zoom)
  • Wellesley Books: Chris Bohjalian, author of The Red Lotus, and Laura Zigman (7PM, Zoom)
  • Launch Party for Goddess in the Machine, by Lora Beth Johnson hosted by Main Street Books (7PM, Zoom)
  • The Green Space Book Club Series with Alison Stewart discusses The Glass Hotel with author Emily St. John Mandel (7PM, YouTube)
  • Belmont Books: Virtual event with Sarah Hogle, author of You Deserve Each Other (7PM, Zoom)
  • Paranussus Books Present David Bell, author of in The Request, conversation with Samantha Downing (7PM, Facebook Live)
  • Random House Book Club June Happy Hour with Afia Atakora, author of Conjure Women (7:30 PM, Zoom)
  • Murder by the Book: Riley Sager discusses Home Before Dark with Crime by the Book’s Abby Endler (7:30PM, Zoom)
  • The Book People: Lara Prescott discusses The Secrets We Kept (8PM, Zoom)
  • Chevalier’s Books: Steven Rowley discusses his new book The Editor with Christina Clancy (10PM, Zoom)

July 1

  • East End Books: Steven Rowley discusses his new book The Editor (5PM, Zoom)
  • Square Books Jr: Lora Beth Johnson, author of Goddess in the Machine, in conversation Teen First coordinator Sami (6PM, Instagram Live)
  • Books Are Magic: Jasmine Guillory discusses Party of Two, Black romance, and the female gaze with Bim Adewunmi and Nichole Perkins, hosts of Thirst Aid Kit podcast ( 7PM, Zoom)
  • Two Writers Talking: Fiction with Kevin Kwan, author of Sex and Vanity, and J. Courtney Sullivan, author of Friends and Strangers (7PM, Zoom)
  • Bank Square Books: Colson Whitehead discusses The Nickel Boys (7PM, Crowdcast)
  • Magic City Books: Lara Prescott discusses The Secrets We Kept with Jeff Martin (8PM, Zoom)

July 2

July 3

  • CuriOdyssey presents Kate Bieberdorf, author of Kate the Chemist (8:30PM, Facebook Live)

A Recap of Last Week’s Author Events, 6/29-7/3

Category: Book Extras

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