List of Upcoming Author Events in October 2020 [Updated Oct 05, 2020]

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

Bill Clegg “The End of the Day” Book Discussion:

Join Bill Clegg as he will discuss his new novel, “The End of the Day.” View more details.

Jennifer De Leon “Don’t Ask Me Where I’m From” Book Discussion [Oct 2020]:

Join Jennifer De Leon as she discusses “Don’t Ask Me Where I’m From.” View more details.

Chasten Buttigieg “I Have Something to Tell You” Book Discussion [Oct 2020]:

Chasten Buttigieg, husband of Mayor Pete Buttigieg, will discuss his book “I Have Something to Tell You.” View more details.

S.C. Gwynne “Hymns of the Republic” Author Talk:

Join for a virtual event with bestselling author S.C. Gwynne. Gwynne will discuss his latest book, “Hymns of the Republic.” View more details.

David Michaelis “Eleanor” Author Talk:

Join for a virtual event with biographer David Michaelis. Drawing on his new book, “Eleanor,” biographer David Michaelis pulls back the curtain to delve into the inner life of one of the 20th century’s greatest figures: Eleanor Roosevelt. View more details.

Heather Land “A Perfect 10” Author Talk:

Land will discuss her book “A Perfect 10: The Truth About Things I’m Not and Never Will Be.” View more details.

Pete Beatty “Cuyahoga” Book Discussion:

Pete Beatty talks about his debut novel, “Cuyahoga.” View more details.

Dana Gluckstein “Dignity” Book Discussion:

Join a virtual event with internationally acclaimed photographer, Dana Gluckstein. View more details.

Snack & Read LIVE with Simon Kids on Facebook [October 2020]:

Sit down with your kids and a snack, and tune in to watch Sandra Neil Wallace read aloud from her book, “Marjory Saves the Everglades” and do a simple, fun at-home activity on Facebook Live. View more details.

Rebecca Roanhorse “Black Sun” Book Discussion:

Roanhoarse will discuss her novel, “Black Sun.” View more details.

Alice Hoffman “Magic Lessons” Author Talk:

Hoffman will discuss her new novel, “Magic Lessons: The Prequel to Practical Magic.” View more details.

Mario Livio “Galileo and the Science Deniers” Virtual Event:

Astrophysicist Mario Livio traces this fascinating life as he examines Galileo’s monumental achievements in his new book, “Galileo and the Science Deniers.” View more details.

Eric Weiner “The Socrates Express” Author Talk [Oct 2020]:

Join for a virtual event with Eric Weiner, author of “The Socrates Express: In Search of Life Lessons from Dead Philosophers.” View more details.

Katie Mack “End of Everything” Book Discussion [Oct 2020]:

Join Katie Mack, author of “The End of Everything (Astrophysically Speaking).” View more details.

Jamie Sumner “Tune It Out” Author Talk [Oct 2020]:

Join for a virtual event with acclaimed author Jamie Sumner to celebrate her newest middle grade novel, “Tune It Out!” View more details.

Pam Grossman “Waking the Witch” Book Discussion:

Join for a virtual event on with author Pam Grossman, the author of “Waking the Witch: Reflections on Women, Magic and Power.” View more details.

Jerry Seinfeld “Is This Anything?” Book Discussion:

Jerry will discuss his new book, “Is This Anything?” View more details.

Maggie Smith “Keep Moving” Book Discussion:

Maggie Smith will discuss “Keep Moving.” View more details.

Sarah Smarsh “She Come By It Natural” Author Talk:

Smarsh will discuss her new book, “She Come By It Natural.” View more details.

Brad Thor “Near Dark” Author Talk [Oct 2020]:

Brad Thor will discuss “Near Dark.” View more details.

Lesley M.M. Blume “Fallout” Book Discussion [October 2020]:

Join Lesley M.M. Blume for the book discussion on “Fallout: The Dawn of the Nuclear Age.” View more details.

David M. Rubenstein “How to Lead” Book Discussion [Oct. 2020]:

Join David Rubenstein, author of “How to Lead: Wisdom from the World’s Greatest CEOs, Founders, and Game Changers” for the book discussion. View more details.

Rachel Solomon “Today Tonight Tomorrow” Author Talk [Oct. 2020]:

Join for a virtual event with Rachel Solomon, author of “Today Tonight Tomorrow.” View more details.

NYCC: All the Starfleet Ladies: Then and Now [Oct. 2020]:

Join Una McCormack (Picard: The Last Best Hope), Swapna Krishna (science journalist), Cassandra Rose Clarke (Star Trek: Shadows Have Offended), Lauren Jackson (marketing and publicity at Saga Press), and Kendra James (editor at as they celebrate the ladies of Star Trek from past to present. View more details.

David Gessner “Leave It As It Is” Author Talk [Oct. 2020]:

David Gessner will discuss his new book “Leave It As It Is.” View more details.

Carlos Lozada “What Were We Thinking” Book Discussion:

Carlos Lozada will be discussing his new book, “What Were We Thinking: A Brief Intellectual History of the Trump Era.” View more details.

Bruce Van Dusen “60 Stories About 30 Seconds” Book Discussion:

Join for a virtual event with Bruce Van Dusen, author of “60 Stories About 30 Seconds.” View more details.

Karuna Riazi “The Gauntlet” Book Discussion:

Karuna will discuss her novel “The Gauntlet.” View more details.

Lisa Jewell “Invisible Girl” Book Discussion:

Join Lisa Jewell as she discusses her latest book, “Invisible Girl.” View more details.


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