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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