List of Upcoming Author Events in August 2020 [Updated Aug 10]

Find below the list of upcoming author events that are scheduled to happen in August 2020:

Kristin Harmel “The Book of Lost Names” Author Talk:

Kristin Harmel will discuss on “The Book of Lost Names.” View more details.

Ariana Neumann: JCC Book Discussion:

Ariana Neumann will be available for a book discussion. View more details.

Megan Collins “Behind the Red Door” Author Talk:

Megan Collins will be in conversation with author Samantha Downing to discuss her new book “Behind the Red Door.” View more details.

Chip Jones “The Organ Thieves” Book Signing:

Join Chip Jones at Chop Suey Books for a socially distanced signing of his new book, “The Organ Thieves: The Shocking Story of the First Heart Transplant in the Segregated South.” View more details.

Finola Austin “Brontë’s Mistress” Author Talk:

Join for a virtual event featuring Joy Goodwin in conversation with Finola Austin, author of “Brontë’s Mistress.” View more details.

Sean Hannity “Live Free or Die” Author Talk:

Join for a virtual conversation with Sean Hannity on his new book, “Live Free or Die: America (and the World) on the Brink.” View more details.

Paul Begala “You’re Fired” Author Talk:

Join for a virtual conversation with Paul Begala, author of “You’re Fired: The Perfect Guide to Beating Donald Trump.” View more details.

Anna Bruno “Ordinary Hazards” Author Talk:

Join for a virtual event with Anna Bruno, author of the novel “Ordinary Hazards.” View more details.

James Lee Burke “A Private Cathedral” Book Discussion:

James Lee Burke will discuss his newest book in the Dave Robicheaux series, ” Private Cathedral.”View more details.

Sandhya Menon and Jenna Evans Welch: Facebook Live:

Join Sandhya Menon and Jenna Evans Welch for a Facebook Live conversation about their new books 10 Things I Hate about Pinky and Love & Other Detours, their favorite summer reads that are perfect for every BookCation, and more! View more details.

Eric Weiner “The Socrates Express” Author Talk:

Join a Literary Lunch Series event featuring Jacki Lyden in conversation with Eric Weiner, author of “The Socrates Express: In Search of Life Lessons from Dead Philosophers.” View more details.

Brian Stelter “Hoax” Author Talk:

Join for a virtual event with Brian Stelter, host of CNN’s Reliable Sources and author of “Hoax.” View more details.

Jason Reynolds “Write. Right. Rite.” Video Series [Updated for August]:

National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature Jason Reynolds offers weekly creative challenges in his “Write. Right. Rite.” video series in partnership with the Library of Congress. View more details.

Lane Moore “How to Be Alone” Twitch Live Event [Updated for August]:

Tune in nightly to get tips on coping with loneliness and isolation. Author Lane Moore will be singing songs and playing games. It’ll be like Pee-wee’s Playhouse for lonely adults. View more details.

Mary Alice Monroe, Mary Kay Andrews, Patti Callahan Henry, Kristin Harmel, and Kristy Woodson Harvey: Friends and Fiction [Updated for August]:

Mary Kay Andrews joins authors Mary Alice Monroe, Patti Callahan Henry, Kristin Harmel, and Kristy Woodson Harvey for a Facebook Live Happy Hour event. View more details.

Bradley Garrett “Bunker” Author Talk:

Join for a virtual event with Geoff Manaugh and Bradley Garrett, author of “Bunker.” View more details.

Dan Mathews “Like Crazy” Author Talk:

Mathews will discuss his new memoir “Like Crazy: Life with My Mother and Her Invisible Friend.” View more details.

David Goodwillie “Kings County” Author Talk:

David Goodwillie is joined by Molly Jong Fast to discuss his novel Kings County. View more details.

David Sheff “The Buddhist on Death Row” Author Talk [Updated Aug 10]:

David Sheff discusses his new book, “The Buddhist on Death Row: How One Man Found Light in the Darkest Place.” View more details.

Greg Gutfeld “The Plus” Author Talk [Updated August]:

Join the for a virtual conversation with Fox News host and New York Times bestselling author Greg Gutfeld on his new book, “The Plus: Self Help for People Who Hate Self Help.” View more details.

Aliza Layne “Beetle & the Hollowbones” Author Talk:

Join for a virtual event with Aliza Layne, author of “Beetle & the Hollowbones.” Joining Aliza is Kristen Acampora, a colorist. View more details.

John Galligan “Dead Man Dancing” Author Talk:

John Galligan talks on “Dead Man Dancing.” View more details.

Kirkland Hamill HRC Board Alumni Virtual Event:

Join for a Zoom event with HRC Board Alumni – short reading and Q&A. View more details.

Jackson Bird “Sorted” Author Talk:

Jackson Bird will discuss his new memoir, “Sorted: Growing Up, Coming Out, and Finding My Place,” on Facebook Live. View more details.

Sara Schaefer “Grand” Author Talk:

Join for a virtual event with comedian and writer Sara Schaefer, author of “Grand.” Sara will be in conversation with Naomi Ekperigin. View more details.

Tif Marcelo “Once Upon a Sunset” Author Talk:

Tif will discuss her latest book, “Once Upon a Sunset.” View more details.


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