2017 National Book Festival, continued

Pavilions

Main Stage Authors
Contemporary Life
Fiction
Thrillers and Fantasy
Graphic Novels
History and Biography Poetry and Prose
Young Adult (Teen) Children’s Purple Stage Children’s Green Stage


History and Biography

Thomas Oliphant – Speaking 10:00
Signing at 11:00

The Road to Camelot: Inside JFK’s Five-Year Campaign (2016)

The Road to Camelot by Thomas Oliphant

Margot Lee Shetterly– Speaking Noon
Signing at 1:00

Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race (2016)

Helene Cooper– Speaking 3:00
Signing at 4:00

Madame President: The Extraordinary Journey of Ellen Johnson Sirleaf (2016)

Madame President: The Extraordinary Journey of Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

Ben Macintyre – Speaking 5:50
Signing at 4:30

Rogue Heroes: The History of the SAS, Britain’s Secret Special Forces Unit That Sabotaged the Nazis and Changed the Nature of Wa (2017)

Rogue Heroes by Ben Macintyre

John A. Farrell – Speaking 6:45
Signing at 5:30 pm

Richard Nixon: The Life

Richard Nixon by John A Farrell

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Poetry & Prose

Ernest Gaines – Speaking 11:00
Signing at Noon

The Tragedy of Brady Sims (2008)

The Tragedy of Brady Sims by Ernest Gaines

Adrian Matejka – Speaking 1:00
Signing at 2:00

Map to the Stars (2015)

Map to the Stars by Adrian Matejka

Juan Felipe Herrera – Speaking 5:00
Signing at 3:30

The Roots of a Thousand Embraces: Dialogues

The Roots of a Thousand Embraces

Brad Watson – Speaking 2:00
Signing at 3:00

Miss Jane: A Novel (2016)

Miss Jane: A Novel by Brad Watson

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Young Adult (Teen)

Sandhya Menon – Speaking at 12:30
Signing at 2:00

When Dimple Met Rishi (2016)

When Dimple Met Rishi by Sandhya Menon

Angie Thomas – Speaking 5:00
Signing at 3:30

The Hate U Give (2016)

The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

Marie Lu – Speaking 11:40
Signing at 1:00

The Midnight Star (2016)

The Midnight Star by Marie Lu

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Children’s Purple Stage

Javaka Steptoe – Speaking 9:30
Signing at 10:30 pm

Radiant Child: The Story of Young Artist Jean-Michel Basquiat (2016)

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Reshma Saujani – Speaking 2:45
Signing at 3:30 pm

Girls Who Code: Learn to Code and Change the World 

Girls Who Code by Reshma Saujani

Cynthia and Sanford Levinson – Speaking 4:30
Signing at 5:30

Fault Lines in the Constitution: The Framers, Their Fights and the Flaws That Affect Us Today

Fault Lines in the Constitution by Cynthia and Sanford Levinson

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Children’s Green Stage

Verónica Murguía – Speaking 2:15
Signing at 3:00

Loba (2016)

Loba by Veronica Murguia

Jack Gantos – Speaking 3:45
Signing at 4:30

Writing Radar: Using Your Journal to Snoop Out and Craft Great Stories (2017)

Writing Radar by Jack Gantos

Michael Buckley – Speaking 4:55
Signing at 6:00

The Sisters Grimm: The Fairy-Tale Detectives
(2017 – 10th Anniversary Edition)

The Sisters Grimm by Michael Buckley

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