Paula McLain

New York Times bestselling author


Please note that all of these events are listed in EST.

Sep 25 2023

Barnes & Noble Midday Mystery Virtual Event in Conversation with Jessica Knoll


Time: 3:00pm

Paula will be in conversation with Jessica Knoll about her novel, Bright Young Women.

For more information and to register, click here.

Mar 9 2023

Love of Literacy Luncheon (Palm Beach)

Kravis Center

Time: 11:30am

If you’re in Palm Beach, join Paula and the Literacy Coalition of Palm Beach County for the 32nd annual Love of Literacy Luncheon.

For more information, click here.

Feb 16 2023

Visiting Writers Series at Butler University (Indianapolis)

Butler Arts & Events Center

Time: 7:30pm

If you’re in Indianapolis, join Paula for this live event. For more information, click here.

Oct 27 2022

For the Love of Books Wine and Cheese Author Chat

Lake Austin Spa Resort

Time: 6:00pm

Hosted by Amanda Eyre Ward with Paula McLain as her guest at the Lake Austin Spa Resort in Austin, TX.

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Sep 14 2022

In Conversation with Jill Bialosky

Join Paula in conversation with Jill Bialosky about her new novel, The Deceptions. This event will be in-person at Cuyahoga Public Library’s South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch.

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Sep 10 2022

Literary Cleveland’s Inkubator Writing Conference

Time: 1:30pm

A 90-minute panel discussion with Dan Chaon and Thrity Umrigar in-person at Cleveland Public Library.

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Jun 6 2022

In Conversation with Chris Pavone at Cuyahoga County Public Library (North Olmsted Branch)

27403 Lorain Road, North Olmsted, OH 44070

Time: 7:00pm

Paula will be in conversation with Chris Pavone about his new novel, Two Nights in Lisbon.

This event will be in-person at the North Olmsted Branch.

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May 17 2022

In Conversation with Chris Bohjalian at Cuyahoga County Public Library (South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch)

1876 South Green Road, South Euclid, OH 44121

Time: 7:00pm

Paula will be in conversation with Chris Bohjalian about his new novel, The Lioness.

This event will be in-person at the South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch.

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May 13 2022

Virtual In Conversation with Sarah McCoy

Time: 7:00pm

Paula will be in a virtual conversation with Sarah McCoy about her new novel, Mustique Island. Hosted by Cuyahoga County Library.

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Apr 7 2022

2022 Annual Authors’ Lunch with Roots & Wings in Conversation with Christina Baker Kline (Florham Park, NJ)

236 Ridgedale Ave. Florham Park, NJ 07932

Time: 11:30am

Join Paula McLain in conversation with Christina Baker Kline for the 2022 Annual Roots & Wings Foundation Authors’ Lunch. The organization provides at-risk adolescent and aged-out foster care youth with the vital support systems necessary for achieving self-sufficiency. Having grown up in foster care, supporting this organization means a lot to Paula – and she plans to talk about how that experience played into WHEN THE STARS GO DARK. Tickets are still available!

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Apr 5 2022

WHEN THE STARS GO DARK Paperback Launch Event in Conversation with Regina Brett (Virtual)


Time: 8:30pm

Join Paula McLain at the virtual paperback launch event for When the Stars Go Dark in conversation with Regina Brett (author of God Never Blinks). Hosted by Book Passage, in partnership with Warwicks, Diesel Bookstore, Loganberry Books, Joseph-Beth Booksellers, Politics & Prose, Wellesley Books & Print: A Bookstore.

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Dec 7 2021

Aspen Words in Conversation with Adrienne Brodeur

Aspen Words

Time: 8:00pm

Join Paula McLain in-person OR virtual in conversation with Adrienne Brodeur (author of Wild Game).

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