#author events

Tips For Authors Visiting Schools

Author visits to schools can make a huge impact on students' relationships to books. If you're a new author, here are some tips.

Virtually Together: The Rise of Digital Book Festivals

In the face of COVID-19, many book festivals have moved online. Here's what's worked, what hasn't, and what the future might hold for them.

Why I Love Author Talks

A Rioter reminisces about some of her favourite author talks, what she's learned from them, and why she keeps going back to see her best-loved writers.

Do You Really Want to Meet That Author?

On meeting your heroes and being a little awkward.

Best of Book Riot Live 2016!

Check out the high points captured by our attendees at Book Riot Live, including a Broadway sing-along, Pictionary with artists, Nerd Jeopardy and lots more

6 Pieces of Advice for Authors Doing Events

Tips and requests for authors doing readings and events.

Show and Tell: Our Favorite Autographed Books (Part Two)

5 Bookish Merit Badges I’d Be Proud to Pin on My Chest

Authors Chime In: How to Ask Good Questions for Q & A

Margaret Atwood: Kickstarter Reject, IndieGoGo Hopeful