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Virtual Book Lovers Ball

Join us, acclaimed authors, and your fellow readers across the country and around the world for a virtual celebration of inspiring writers and the power of books in our lives. 

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Wednesday, November 3, 2021
6:30pm to 7:15pm

Featuring Remarks by
Aimee Nezhukumatathil

Author of World of Wonders: In Praise of Fireflies, Whale Sharks, and Other Astonishments
A New York Times Bestseller
Barnes & Noble 2020 Book of the Year
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Featuring Remarks by
Diane Wilson

Author of The Seed Keeper
"[A] moving and monumental debut novel." —Minneapolis Star Tribune
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Featuring Remarks by
Michael Kleber-Diggs

Author of Worldly Things
Max Ritvo Poetry Prize Winner
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Featuring Remarks by
Victoria Chang

Author of Dear Memory: Letters on Writing, Silence, and Grief
A Times Magazine Most Anticipated Book of Fall 2021
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Featured Books
Nonfiction
Robin Wall Kimmerer

As a botanist, the author has been trained to examine nature with the tools of science; as a member of the Citizen Potawatomi Nation, she embraces the notion that plants and animals are our teachers. Here she brings these two lenses together,...

Poetry
Ada Limón

Vulnerable, tender, acute, these are serious poems, brave poems, exploring with honesty the ambiguous moment between the rapture of youth and the grace of acceptance. This collection shows us the persistence of hunger, love, and joy, the dizzying...

Nonfiction
Aimee Nezhukumatathil

A New York Times Best Seller
Barnes & Noble 2020 Book of the Year

From beloved, award-winning poet Aimee Nezhukumatathil comes a debut work of nonfiction—a collection of essays about the natural world,...

Nonfiction
Dara McAnulty

From sixteen-year-old Dara McAnulty, a globally renowned figure in the youth climate activist movement, comes a memoir about loving the natural world and fighting to save it.

Winner of the Wainwright Prize for UK nature...

Poetry
Michael Kleber-Diggs

Winner of the Max Ritvo Poetry Prize, the poems of Worldly Things offer needed guidance on ways forward—toward radical kindness and a socially responsible poetics. “Let’s create folklore side-by-side,” he urges, asking us to aspire to a...

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