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"Bookaccino Live: A Lively Talk About Books"

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"Bookaccino Live: A Lively Talk About Books"


 

Upcoming Events

 

Tuesday, December 6th at 8pm ET: Join us for a special “Bookaccino Live” evening event as 13 Bookreporter reviewers will be talking about their favorite books of 2022. Our guests will be Kate Ayers, Sarah Rachel Egelman, Megan Elliott, Harvey Freedenberg, Ron Kaplan, Pamela Kramer, Bronwyn Miller, Rebecca Munro, Eileen Zimmerman Nicol, Ray Palen, Norah Piehl, Stuart Shiffman and Jana Siciliano. Click here to sign up.

Wednesday, January 11th at 2pm ET: For our first "Bookaccino Live" preview event of 2023, Carol will present titles releasing between January 3rd and January 31st, along with a few from February and March, that she would like to get on your radar. You can sign up by clicking here.

Wednesday, January 25th at 8pm ET: For our next "Bookaccino Live" Book Group event, Carol will talk to Nita Prose about her debut novel, THE MAID, which releases in paperback on January 3rd. Click here to register. Nita also will answer questions from guests who will be "on stage," as well as from other members of the audience. If you would like to ask her a question on camera and join us in the green room before the event, please send your question to Carol@bookreporter.com with the subject line "The Maid."

 

Past Events

 

 

2022

 

November 30th: For our 13th "Bookaccino Live" Book Group event, Carol talked to Charmaine Wilkerson about her debut novel, BLACK CAKE, which is now available in paperback. Charmaine also answered questions from three guests who were "on stage," as well as from other members of the audience. We will post the video and podcast shortly!

November 9th: Carol talked about books coming out between November 8th and the end of the year, along with a few from January and February. Click here to watch the presentation and here to see a list of the featured titles.

October 27th: For our 12th "Bookaccino Live" Book Group event, Carol talked to Joyce Maynard about her novel, COUNT THE WAYS, which is now available in paperback. Joyce also answered questions from two guests who were "on stage," as well as from other members of the audience. Click here to watch the event and here to listen to the podcast.

October 12th: Carol talked about books coming out between October 11th and November 1st, along with a few from December. Click here to watch the presentation and here to see a list of the featured titles.

September 29th: For our 11th "Bookaccino Live" Book Group event, Carol talked to Marie Benedict and Victoria Christopher Murray about their novel, THE PERSONAL LIBRARIAN, which is now available in paperback. Marie and Victoria also answered questions from five guests who were "on stage," as well as from other members of the audience. Click here to watch the event and here to listen to the podcast.

September 14th: Carol talked about books coming out between September 13th and October 4th, along with 11 from November. Click here to watch the presentation and here to see a list of the featured titles.

August 10th: Carol talked about books coming out between August 9th and September 6th, along with eight from October. Click here to watch the presentation and here to see a list of the featured titles.

July 13th: Carol talked about books coming out between July 12th and August 2nd, along with eight from September. Click here to watch the presentation and here to see a list of the featured titles.

June 15th: Carol talked about books coming out between June 14th and July 5th, along with eight from August. Click here to watch the presentation and here to see a list of the featured titles.

May 25th: For our 10th "Bookaccino Live" Book Group event, Carol talked to Janet Skeslien Charles about her novel, THE PARIS LIBRARY, which is now available in paperback. Janet also answered questions from four guests who were "on stage," as well as from other members of the audience. Click here to watch the event and here to listen to the podcast.

May 11th: Carol talked about books coming out between May 10th and June 7th, along with eight from July. Click here to watch the presentation and here to see a list of the featured titles.

April 20th: For our ninth "Bookaccino Live" Book Group event, Carol talked to Miranda Cowley Heller about her debut novel, THE PAPER PALACE, which is now available in paperback. Miranda also answered questions from three guests who were "on stage," as well as from other members of the audience. Click here to watch the event and here to listen to the podcast.

April 13th: Carol talked about books coming out between April 12th and May 3rd, along with eight from June. Click here to watch the presentation and here to see a list of the featured titles.

March 23rd: For our eighth "Bookaccino Live" Book Group event, Carol talked to Lisa See about her first book, ON GOLD MOUNTAIN, which will be performed as an opera in May at The Huntington in San Marino, CA. Lisa also answered questions from one of our "on stage" guests, as well as from other members of the audience. Click here to watch the event and here to listen to the podcast.

March 9th: Carol talked about books coming out between March 8th and April 5th, along with eight from May. Click here to watch the presentation and here to see a list of the featured titles.

February 23rd: For our seventh "Bookaccino Live" Book Group event, Carol talked to Lisa Scottoline about her first historical novel, ETERNAL, which is now in paperback. Lisa also answered questions from four guests who were "on stage," as well as from other members of the audience. Click here to watch the event and here to listen to the podcast.

February 9th: Carol talked about books coming out between February 8th and March 1st, along with eight from April. Click here to watch the presentation and here to see a list of the featured titles.

January 12th: Carol talked about books coming out between January 4th and February 1st, along with seven from March. Click here to watch the presentation and here to see a list of the featured titles.

 

2021

 

December 8th: As part of Bookreporter's 25th anniversary celebration, we brought together 10 of our longtime reviewers, each of whom talked about his or her three favorite books of 2021. Click here to watch the presentation and here to listen to the podcast. See a list of the titles they presented here, and click here for a blog post about the event where we include picks from Jana Siciliano, who was to be our 11th reviewer guest but was unable to join us due to illness.

November 16th: For our sixth "Bookaccino Live" Book Group event, Carol talked to Jim DeFede about THE DAY THE WORLD CAME TO TOWN: 9/11 in Gander, Newfoundland. Jim also answered questions from two guests who were "on stage," as well as from other members of the audience. Click here to watch the event and here to listen to the podcast.

November 10th: Carol talked about books coming out from November 9th through the end of the year, along with a 15 from January and February. Click here to watch the presentation and here to see a list of the featured titles.

October 13th: Carol talked about books coming out between October 12th and November 2nd, along with a couple from December. Click here to watch the presentation and here to see a list of the featured titles.

September 15th: Carol talked about books coming out between September 14th and October 5th, along with nine from November. Click here to watch the presentation and here to see a list of the featured titles.

August 11th: Carol talked about books coming out between August 10th and September 7th, along with nine from October. Click here to watch the presentation and here to see a list of the featured titles.

July 14th: Carol talked about books coming out between July 13th and August 3rd, along with nine from September. Click here to watch the presentation and here to see a list of the featured titles.

June 24th: For our fifth "Bookaccino Live" Book Group event, Carol talked to Julie Clark about THE LAST FLIGHT. Julie also answered questions from two guests who were "on stage," as well as from other members of the audience. Click here to watch the event and here to listen to the podcast.

June 9th: Carol talked about books coming out between June 8th and July 6th, along with 10 from August. Click here to watch the presentation and here to see a list of the featured titles.

May 20th: For our fourth "Bookaccino Live" Book Group event, Carol talked to Robert Kolker about HIDDEN VALLEY ROAD: Inside the Mind of an American Family. Robert also answered questions from three guests who were "on stage," as well as from other members of the audience. Click here to watch the event and here to listen to the podcast.

May 12th: Carol talked about books coming out between May 11th and June 1st, along with seven from July. Click here to watch the presentation and here to see a list of the featured titles.

April 22nd: For our third "Bookaccino Live" Book Group event, Carol talked to Kim Michele Richardson about THE BOOK WOMAN OF TROUBLESOME CREEK. Kim Michele also answered questions from four guests who were "on stage," as well as from other members of the audience. Click here to watch the event and here to listen to the podcast.

April 14th: Carol talked about books coming out between April 13th and May 14th, along with seven from May. Click here to watch the presentation and here to see a list of the featured titles.

March 10th: Carol talked about books coming out between March 9th and April 6th, along with 10 from May. Click here to watch the presentation and here to see a list of the featured titles.

February 10th: Carol talked about books coming out between February 9th and March 2nd, along with six from April. Click here to watch the presentation and here to see a list of the featured titles.

January 21st: For our second "Bookaccino Live" Book Group event, Carol talked to William Kent Krueger about THIS TENDER LAND. Kent also answered questions from four guests who were "on stage," as well as from other members of the audience. Click here to watch the event and here to listen to the podcast.

January 13th: Carol talked about books coming out between January 12th and February 2nd, along with seven from March. Click here to watch the presentation and here to see a list of the featured titles.

 

2020

 

November 19th: For our first "Bookaccino Live" Book Group event, Carol talked to Jeanine Cummins about AMERICAN DIRT. Jeanine also answered questions from eight guests who were "on stage," as well as from other members of the audience. Click here to watch the event and here to listen to the podcast.

November 11th: Carol talked about books coming out between November 10th and January 5th, along with four from February. Click here to watch the presentation and here to see a list of the featured titles.

October 14th: Carol talked about books coming out between October 13th and November 3rd, along with five from December. Click here to watch the presentation and here to see a list of the featured titles.

September 16th: Carol talked books coming out between September 15th and October 6th, along with five from November. Click here to watch the presentation and here to see a list of the featured titles.

August 27th: We celebrated Bookreporter's 24th anniversary with nine longtime reviewers of ours, each of whom talked about their favorite summer reads. Click here to watch the presentation and here to listen to the podcast. See a list of the featured titles here.

August 12th: Carol talked about 26 books releasing between mid-August and early September, as well as five coming in October. Click here to watch the presentation and here to see a list of the featured titles.

July 15th: For our first live virtual event, Carol talked about 26 books that were published from late June through early August and took a look at five big September titles. Click here to see a list of the featured titles.