The BookPeople Podcast with Paul Yoon

Our latest episode of The BookPeople Podcast features Paul Yoon's chat with fellow author (and lovely wife) Laura van den Berg. Paul and Laura are currently visiting faculty members at the Michener Center for Writers, and they're introduced by best selling novelist and Michener Center Director, Bret Anthony Johnston. All of this talent gathered together … Continue reading The BookPeople Podcast with Paul Yoon

Austin Events for the Literati-September

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Each month I'll be investigating events around town that might pique the interest of book nerds, the literature obsessed, and those who enjoy stimulating entertainment and socializing. Not surprisingly, Austin has a number of things going on every month the BookPeople community would enjoy.  Meximericon Mexican American Cultural Center September 1st, 11am - 7pm Free and … Continue reading Austin Events for the Literati-September

Author Q&A: Celeste Ng

A conversation with Celeste Ng, author of the bestselling Everything I Never Told You and, now, Little Fires Everywhere.  Celeste Ng will appear at BookPeople on Tuesday, September 26th, at 7pm, in conversation with Clay Smith of Kirkus Reviews. Q: Tell us a bit about Shaker Heights. Do you see it as representative of Every Town, USA, or … Continue reading Author Q&A: Celeste Ng

Teen Thursday – 9/24/15 – #TTBF15 Special Edition!

It's YA lucky day! It's Teen Thursday! We interrupt your regular Teen Thursday programming to bring you this Texas Teen Book Festival 2015 special edition! TTBF15 is THIS SATURDAY!!!! Here's a wrap up of all the panels, authors, and other things you need to know about the fest. See you there! #TTBF15 Keynote & Closing … Continue reading Teen Thursday – 9/24/15 – #TTBF15 Special Edition!