Book Tour, Oleander Girl (novel) and Grandma and the Great Gourd (children’s picture book).
INTERNET EVENT, WEDNESDAY MAY 15
Divakaruni is a Goodreads Featured Author on Wednesday May 15, doing a Goodreads chat that day. Please join her! Details here:
June 8 and 9; Printers Row Book Fest, Chicago. Details to come.
FOR SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS
You may contact Chitra Divakaruni directly at: firstname.lastname@example.org
OR through the Simon & Schuster Speakers Bureau
OR through Janet LeBrun
Speakers Worldwide, Inc.
Cell: (301) 257-3319
OR through Dawn stuart at the Terra Agency
PAST EVENTS, BOOK TOUR:
Monday, March 18, 7 p.m. Books Inc, 301 Castro St Mountain View, CA 94041
. Tuesday, March 19 –noon, Author Luncheon, Book Passage, 51 Tamal Vista Blvd, Corte Madera, CA.
. Tuesday, March 19 evening, 7 pm, Copperfield’s, 140 Kentucky Street Petaluma, CA ,
. Wednesday March 20, 12:30, Evergreen College,3095 Yerba Buena Rd, San Jose, CA 95135
· Thursday, March 21st, 7 pm – Diesel Books– 225 26th St, Suite 33, Brentwood, Los Angeles.
· Friday, March 22 – San Diego,CA, Point Loma Nazarene University (afternoon) and Warwick’s Books, 7812 Girard Ave, La Jolla, CA 92037 at night, 7:30 p.m.
· Saturday, March 23, 4PM – Vroman’s, 695 E Colorado Blvd Pasadena, CA 91101Wednesday March 27 — One Book, One Community of Monroe County @ Monroe County Community College, Monroe, MI (near Detroit)
Monday April 1, 7 p.m., Longview Library, 1600 Louisiana St, Longview, WA 98632
· Tuesday, April 2 at ANNIE BLOOMS in Portland, 7834 SW Capitol Hwy Portland, OR 97219 – 7pm
Wednesday, April 3 at ELLIOTT BAY BOOKS, 1521 Tenth Avenue
Seattle WA 98122 in Seattle – 7pm
AUTHOR CHAT ON DIVAKARUNI’S FB PAGE APRIL 5, 2:30 PM EST. CLICK ON “APR 5 CHAT” BUTTON. https://www.facebook.com/chitradivakaruni
Saturday April 13 San Antonio Book Festival, at the Central Library and SW School of Art. Divakaruni has 2 events:
1. URSULINE CAMPUS
12:45-1:45pm: Epic Journeys, New Lands: Fiction about Uprooted Lives with Daniel Chacón, Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni and Alex Espinoza; Moderator: Michael Soto
2. SAReads Children’s Tent
(3rd Floor, West Terrace)
4-4:30pm: Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni (Grandma and the Great Gourd: A Bengali Folktale)
Monday April 15, Houston, Brazos Books, 2421 Bissonet St., 7 pm. http://www.brazosbookstore.com/event/chitra-banerjee-divakaruni-oleander-girl
Tuesday April 16 Houston, Montgomery College, 12 noon
Wednesday April 17 Austin. book club luncheon, noon, and Book People, 7 pm
Thursday April 18th—Austin—book club luncheon and night Saheli event. (details to come)
April 22 Monday: 2 FREE events at San Jose State University. San Jose, CA
1. 12 noon at the MLK library, Room 226
2. 7:30 pm at the Morris Dailey Auditorium.
Friday May 3, Sacramento, CA: Divakaruni will appear at 7 p.m. at the Tsakopoulos Galleria, 828 I St., Sacramento, at an event for the Sacramento Library Foundation. It’s free, but registration is required at (916) 264-2711.
May 7 New York, reading at the Asia Society, 725 Park Ave New York, NY 10021, 6:30 pm.
May 8 New York Public library, 2 pm
Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni and Susy Pilgrim
The author and illustrator of Grandma and the Great Gourd: A Bengali Folktale
will visit NYPL on Wednesday, May 8 at 2 pm
to sign books and discuss this tale of a grandmother’s
keen wit and unmatchable wisdom.
The Library Shop
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building
Fifth Avenue and 42nd Street
May 9, 7 pm DC area: Arlington, VA:
One More Page Books
2200 N. Westmoreland Street #101
Arlington, VA 22213
703-300-9746 , talk/signing with author Manil Suri, both of us interviewed by author Bethanne Patrick.