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Watch the Miami Book Fair live – featuring Mitch Albom, Ann Beattie and Ted Koppel

PBS NewsHour’s Jeffrey Brown is interviewing authors from noon to 5 p.m. ET today at the Miami Book fair. Watch events today live and browse on-demand video from events featuring the authors, speakers and discussions listed below:

  • Pulitzer Prize Winning biographer Stacy Schiff The Witches: Salem 1692
  • Essayist and humorist PJ O’Rourke
  • Former Nightline anchor Ted Koppel
  • Captain Underpants creator Dav Pilkey
  • Congressman and Civil Rights pioneer—and now graphic novel author – Rep. John Lewis
  • Humorist Dave Barry
  • #1 Bestselling young adult author Melissa de la Cruz
  • Acclaimed novelist and memoirist Sandra Cisneros
  • Bestselling author Mitch Albom
  • NPR Weekend Edition host and memoirist Scott Simon
  • Book club favorites Paula McClain (The Paris Wife, Circling the Sun) and Sara
  • Gruen (Water for Elephants, At the Water’s Edge)
  • National Book Award for Young People’s Literature Finalists Neal Shusterman, Ali Benjamin, Steve Sheinkin
  • National Book Award Fiction finalists Angela Flournoy (The Turner House), Karen E. Bender (Refund: Stories), Lauren Groff-tentative (Fates and Furies) and Adam Johnson (Fortune Smiles: Stories)
  • National Book Award Nonfiction finalists Sally Mann (Hold Still), Sy Montgomery (The Soul of an Octopus), and Carla Power (If the Oceans Were Ink: An Unlikely Friendship and a Journey to the Heart of the Quran)
  • Actors Paul Giamatti and David David Strathairn
  • Actors Kunal Nayyar (The Big Bang Theory) and Jesse Eisenberg
  • Actor and graphic novel memoirist John Leguizamo and Rosie Perez

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