April 9, 2014
Spoken Interludes at Riverview
One Warburton Avenue
Hastings-on-Hudson, N.Y.
7:30 p.m.

Join me, National Book Award winner Julia Glass and bestselling writer and critic John Searles for a night of food, wine and conversation at this acclaimed Westchester literary salon!


November 9, 2013
[Words] Bookstore
179 Maplewood Avenue
Maplewood, N.J.
7:30 p.m.

Join me for a reading and discussion at one of the coolest book spots in one of the coolest ‘burbs in the Tri-State Area…


September 20-22, 2013
Burlington Book Festival
Pickering Room, Fletcher Free Library
235 College Street, Burlington VT
1:00 p.m.

In addition to this reading, I’ll be joining stellar fellow authors including Julia Alvarez and Hillary Jordan in Burlington, VT for three days of “authorized activities….” Check out the site for more details!


August 20, 2013
Live Chat via Togather.com

Join me on fanscourcing supersite Togather.com for a 45-minute discussion of The Gods of Heavenly Punishment–all questions (about anything really) cheerfully answered! To sign up, click here…..

June 1, 2013
Reading at Amherst College Reunion Weekend
Music Room 3, Armstrong Music Center
2:30 p.m.

Fellow alumnae and non-alumnae alike are welcome! Books will be available for purchase and signing. 


May 14, 2013
Reading at Pens Parentis Reading Salon
75 Wall Street, NY NY
7 p.m.

I’ll be reading with Joanna HershonHelen Phillips, and Anne Korkeakivi at Pen Parentis, the perennial favorite salon of writers with kids. (But if you have kids, don’t bring them.)


May 2, 2013
Reading at Pete’s Candy Store
709 Lorimar Street, Brooklyn NY
7 p.m.

I’m reading with Jessica Francis Kane at the uber-hip (but puzzlingly candyless) Pete’s Candy Store in Williamsburg.