Upcoming Events

  • Thu, Sep 10
    Virtual Book Tour, City Lights Books
    Conversation with Jenny Bhatt
    Virtual book launch for Jenny's debut short story collection, Each of Us Killers. Join Jenny and me for a conversation about our books and the art of writing. It's free but you do have to register! Try at eventbrite.
  • Wed, Sep 09
    Online author conversation
    Conversation with Yangsze Choo
    Join Yangsze and me for a virtual author hour, sponsored by Napa Bookmine! It's free but you do have to register: send an email to
  • Tue, Mar 31
    Mills College
  • Sat, Mar 21
    East Bay Booksellers
    THERE! (The Eastbay Reading Extravaganza) POSTPONED
    Reading with Julia Flynn Siler and Sunisa Manning + musical guests!
  • Wed, Mar 18
    Grass Valley
    CapRadio Reads POSTPONED TO SEPT 10, 2020
    Join me as Capital Public Radio (Grass Valley) morning edition host Donna Apidone interviews me in front of a live audience!
  • Sun, Mar 15
    AC Marriott Hotel Spartanburg
    Delicious Reads -- CANCELED
    part of the annual fundraiser for the Hub City Writers Project. I'll be in Spartanburg SC -- come join me!
  • Sat, Mar 14
    Hyatt Regency Sacramento (downtown)
    Authors on the Move
    Sponsored by the Sacramento Public Library Foundation, this annual fundraising event is celebrating its 18th year --
  • Fri, Mar 06
    Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center
    AWP 2020
    I'll be on two different panels in San Antonio, TX this year! Both on Friday, March 6!
  • Mon, Mar 02
    Los Altos
    Writers At Work
    I'll be visiting English students at Los Altos High School to talk about my writing process and my debut novel, The Atlas of Reds and Blues


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