Books Connect Us Live

Virtual Events With Jodi Picoult, Alexis Henderson, and More

Books Connect Us Live 9/21-10/4
Sep 21 2020

As we stay indoors during uncertain times, we’re staying connected with each other and the stories and authors who inspire us. We’re compiling the virtual Penguin Random House book events, author Q&A’s and more that are happening each week (EST), and will be updating this page daily. Even if you miss an event streaming live, please check back here and watch the recordings.

September 21

  • RH Virtual Events: Inside the House with Elizabeth Mendez Berry, VP & Executive Editor of One World (5:30PM, Instagram)
  • Jared Yates Sexton, author of American Rule, event with Midtown Scholar Bookstore (7PM, Zoom)
  • Arvin Ahmadi, author of How It All Blew Up, in conversation with Adib Khorram, hosted by McNally Jackson Books (7PM, Zoom)

September 22

September 23

September 24

  • Richard Osman, author of The Thursday Murder Club, with Harlan Coben (12PM, Facebook)
  • 92nd St. Y event with Zadie Smith, author of Intimations (6PM, Event)
  • Words in Progress Interactive Writing Workshop with Sammi LaBue, author of Words in Progress (6PM, Zoom)
  • Mechanicsburg Mystery Bookshop event featuring Craig Johnson, author of Next to Last Stand (6:30PM, Zoom)
  • Candice Iloh, author of Every Body Looking, event hosted by Schomburg Center Literary Festival (6:30PM, Zoom)
  • Thuzio Presents David Wright, author of The Captain (6:30PM, Zoom)
  • Penguin World Book Club featuring The Year of the Witching by Alexis Henderson (7PM, Zoom)
  • Arvin Ahmadi, author of How It All Blew Up, in conversation with JP Brammer hosted by BookPeople (8PM, Zoom)
  • Hari Kunzru, author of Red Pill, event with NYU Virtual Reading Series (8PM, Zoom)
  • Bess Kalb, author of Nobody Will Tell You This But Me, event with Jewish Women Archive (8PM, Zoom)

September 25

  • Candice Iloh, author of Every Body Looking, in conversation with with Nic Stone (12PM, Instagram)
  • Arvin Ahmadi, author of How It All Blew Up, in conversation with Hannah Azerang (7PM, Zoom)

September 26

September 28

  • Stuart Stevens, author of It Was All a Lie, SALT Talks Virtual (1PM, Zoom)
  • P&P Live! featuring Jasper Fforde, author of The Constant Rabbit, in conversation with Richard Osman (4PM, Zoom)
  • Random House Virtual Events: Inside the House with Julie Leung (5:30PM, Instagram)
  • Mysterious Galaxy event featuring Jim Butcher, author of Battle Ground (9PM, Zoom)

September 29

September 30

October 1

  • Maggie Doherty, author of The Equivalents, in conversation with Katrina Forrester (12PM, Zoom)
  • Robert Reich, author of The System, event with The Progressive Forum (1:30PM, YouTube)
  • Random House Virtual Events: Meet the Bookstagrammer featuring Mari of @allegedlymari on Latinx Heritage Month and #ReadingForEquality (5:30PM, Instagram)
  • Random House Virtual Events: One World Ideas x Action featuring with Dr. Anya Elizabeth Johnson and Dr. Katharine K. Wilkinson, editors of All We Can Save (5:30PM, Event)
  • The Streicker Center presents Jane Fonda, author of What Can I Do? (6:30PM, Zoom)
  • Edward Melillo, author of The Butterfly Effect, in conversation with Ian Shin (7PM, Zoom)
  • Ken Follett, author of The Evening and the Morning with Dallas Museum of Art (8PM, YouTube)

October 2

October 4

  • Brooklyn Book Festival: Transcending Grief featuring Ilana Masad, All My Mother’s Lovers, Sigrid Nunez, What Are You Going Through, and Joyce Carol Oates, Night. Sleep. Death. The Stars (12PM, Crowdcast)
  • Carl Hiaasen, author of Squeeze Me, and Nick Hornby, author of Just Like You, event with Books & Books and Miami Book Fair (2PM, Crowdcast)
  • Southern Festival of Books: Women’s National Book Association presents Coffee with Authors featuring C Pam Zhang, author of How Much of These Hills is Gold (3PM, Event)
  • Politics & Prose Live – David Nasaw, author of The Last Million (5PM, Zoom)
  • Brooklyn Book Festival: Waking Up From The American Dream featuring Eula Biss, author of Having and Being Had (7PM, Zoom)