2016 Los Angeles Times Festival of Books - Video On Demand

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Join Book View Now with PBS NewsHour correspondent, Jeffrey Brown and Rich Fahle host at The Los Angeles Times Festival of Books April 9 -10, 2016.  The festival is held at USC and features celebrities, famous authors, music, film, comic books, cooking demos and more. 

April 9 & 10 11a-4p PT / 2-7p ET

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Saturday Interviews | Saturday Main Stage Presentations | Sunday Interviews | Sunday Main Stage Presentations

 

Saturday, April 9th

 

11:00 AM

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Carolyn Kellogg

Book Editor, the Los Angeles Times

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11:15 AM

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Sandy Tolan

Children of the Stone

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11:30 A.M.

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Mark Leyner

Gone with the Mind

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T.C. Boyle

The Harder They Come, The Terranauts

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11:45 AM

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Senator Barbara Boxer

The Art of Tough: Fearlessly Facing Politics and Life

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Anthony Breznican

Brutal Youth

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12:10 PM

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Jason Reynolds 

All American Boys

with guest host Anthony Breznican

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12:20 PM

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Nicola Yoon

Everything, Everything

with guest host Anthony Breznican

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12:30 PM

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Cecelia Ahern

Flawed

with guest host Anthony Breznican

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12:45 PM

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Paul Tremblay

A Head Full of Ghosts: A Novel

with guest host Anthony Breznican

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1:00 PM

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Mitchell Duneier

Ghetto: The Invention of a place, The History of an Idea

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1:15 PM

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Roy Blount, Jr.

Save Room for Pie: Food Sonfs and Chewy Ruminations

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1:30 PM

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Ruta Sepetys

Salt to the Sea

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1:45 PM

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Rainn Wilson

The Bassoon King: My Life in Art, Faith, and Idiocy

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2:00 PM

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Kathi Appelt Alison McGhee

Maybe a Fox

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2:15 PM

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Dana Gioia

California Poet Laureate, 99 Poems: New & Selected

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Luis J. Rodriguez

Los Angeles Poet Laureate

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2:30 PM

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Alexander Chee

The Queen of the Night

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2:45 PM

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Somini Sengupta

The End of Karma: Hope And Fury Among India's Young

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3:00 PM

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Dawn Anahid MacKeen

The Hundred-Year Walk: An Armenian Odyssey

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3:15 PM

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Ari Berman

Give Us The Ballot

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3:30 PM

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Padma Lakshmi

Love, Loss, and What We Ate: A Memoir

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3:45 PM

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James Rollins

War Hawk

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Gregg Hurwitz

Orphan X

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Main Stage Presentations

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Stan Lee

Amazing Fantastic Incredible: A Marvelous Memoir

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Jonathan Scott and Drew Scott

Dream Home: The Property Brothers Ultimate Guide to Finding & Fixing Your Perfect House

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Padma Lakshmi

Love, Loss, and What We Ate: A Memoir

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Rainn Wilson

The Bassoon King: My Life in Art, Faith, and Idiocy

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Buzz Aldrin

No Dream Is Too High: Life Lessons From a Man Who Walked on the Moon

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Rachel Roy

Design Your Life: Creating Success Through Personal Style

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Sunday, April 10th

11:00 AM

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Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney

The Nest

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Anna Quindlen

Miller's Valley: A Novel

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11:15 AM

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Susan Orlean

Rin Tin Tin

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11:30 AM

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Shaka Senghor

Writing My Wrongs: Life, Death, and Redemption in an American Prison

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11:45 AM

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Mary Elizabeth Williams

A Series of Catastrophes and Miracles

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NOON

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Nathalia Holt

Rise of the Rocket Girls: The Women Who Propelled Us, from Missels to the Moon to Mars

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12:15 PM

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Michael Connelly

The Crossing; Echo Park

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Titus Welliver

Harry Bosch

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12:30 PM

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Henry Winkler and Lin Oliver

Here's Hank: You Can't Drink a Meatball Through a Straw

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12:45 PM

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Dominic Smith

The Last Painting of Sara de Vos

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1:00 PM

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Victoria Aveyard

Glass Sword

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1:10 PM

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Tahereh Mafi

Shatter Me, Furthermore

with guest host Victoria Aveyard

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1:25 PM

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Ransom Riggs

Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children

with guest host Victoria Aveyard

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1:35 PM

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Marie Lu

The Rose Society

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1:45 PM

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Jesse Andrews

The Haters

with guest host Victoria Aveyard

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2:00 PM

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Holly Robinson Peete

Same But Different: Teen Life on the Autism Express

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2:15 PM

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Tom Bissell 

Apostle: Travels Among the Tombs of the Twelve

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Susan Jacoby

Strange Gods: A Secular History of Conversion

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2:45 PM

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Carrie Brownstein

Hunger Makes Me a Modern Girl: A Memoir

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3:00 PM

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Kwame Alexander

Booked

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3:30 PM

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Lillian Faderman

The Gay Revolution: The Story of the Struggle

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Main Stage Presentations

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Holly Robinson Peete with Ryan Peete

Same But Different

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Charlotte Rae with Larry Strauss

The Facts of My Life

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Tavis Smiley

50 for Your Future: Lessons from Down the Road

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Kimberly Williams-Paisley

Where The Lights Gets In

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